Law360 Highlights the Top 5 Multidistrict Litigation Matters of 2016

Law360 Highlights the Top 5 Multidistrict Litigation Matters of 2016

Law360 reviews a list of “Top 5 Multidistrict Litigation Matters,” covering large-scale cases “sure to make headlines in 2017,” all of which include some involvement by Lieff Cabraser. These highly visible multi-district litigation matters include: General Motors Ignition-Switch defects, DePuy Pinnacle Hip injuries, Xarelto (Rivaroxaban) blood thinner injuries, Volkswagen “Clean Diesel” Emissions consumer fraud, and Pelvic Surgical Mesh injuries. [Read more…]

Elizabeth Cabraser Comments on Leadership Roles in Multidistrict Litigation

Elizabeth Cabraser Comments on Leadership Roles in Multidistrict Litigation

Lieff Cabraser plaintiffs’ attorney Elizabeth J. Cabraser spoke with legal news service Law360 on the topic of how to land a leadership role in multidistrict litigation or MDL. Alongside other veteran litigators, Ms. Cabraser advises young lawyers to think long-term, start out small and build a reputation, view the judge’s perspective, and think about the business side of cases when working towards landing a seat on an executive or steering committee. [Read more…]