Lieff Cabraser attorneys Elizabeth Cabraser, Wendy Fleishman, and Hannah Lazarz will be panelists at “A Class of Our Own,” a national conference on class action litigation for women litigators across the U.S. being held from Sunday May 7th through Tuesday May 9th at the Four Seasons Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee. Produced by Epiq legal and business services provider, the conference is being sponsored by Lieff Cabraser and other law firms, and will cover a wide range of complex litigation topics including eDiscovery, settlements, mass torts, judicial perspectives, RICO issues, and current trends in consumer actions.
Ms. Lazarz will discuss “What To Do When Class Actions Meet Mass Torts” at 11:45 a.m. on Monday May 8.
Ms. Cabraser will discuss “How To Have Your Voice Heard and Your Value Recognized in a Man’s World” at 3pm on Monday May 8.
Ms. Fleishman will explore “Branding Yourself as The Super Hero You Are” at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday May 9.
For more information or to register for attendance, visit the Class of Our Own conference website.
About Elizabeth Cabraser
Elizabeth Cabraser is one of the nation’s leading class action litigators, possessing unparalleled expertise in complex civil litigation. She has served as court-appointed lead, co-lead, or class counsel in scores of federal multi-district and state coordinated proceedings, and currently serves in leadership positions in several of the nation’s highest profile civil cases, including a solo leadership role in the VW “Clean Diesel” Emissions case, and co-lead positions in the GM ignition switch defect and Takata defective airbag cases, the Fiat Chrysler Jeep Dodge diesel emissions fraud litigation, the Generic Drugs Pricing antitrust litigation, and the National Prescription Opiates litigation.
About Wendy Fleishman
A partner in Lieff Cabraser’s New York office, Wendy R. Fleishman is a passionate and experienced lawyer for the injured and the loved ones of those who died due to the wrongful misconduct of others. With more than thirty years of courtroom experience to draw upon, a large part of Wendy’s practice today consists of representing patients prescribed drugs with undisclosed and dangerous side effects or who received defective medical devices.
Wendy has served in leadership roles in significant Multidistrict Litigation cases in federal and state courts involving pharmaceutical drugs, medical devices, and personal health products, including a 2022 appointment by the District Court as Co-Lead Counsel in the Bovine Milk Formula MDL, a 2019 appointment by the District Court as Co-Lead Counsel in the NFL Concussion Injuries litigation, the 2019 appointment in the MDL lawsuit against the Riddell Helmet Manufacturing Co., and a recent appointment to the Plaintiffs Executive Committee in the Bard IVC Filter Injuries MDL pending in the District of Arizona.
About Hannah Lazarz
An attorney in our Lieff Cabraser’s Nashville office, Hannah Lazarz works on litigation in state and federal courts nationwide aimed at helping those who have been wronged. In addition to working on consumer fraud and product defect cases, Lazarz also contributes to Lieff Cabraser’s growing national practice in civil lawsuits against large institutions and the employees they knowingly protect who committed sexual assault.