Representative of her experience are the following matters:

  • Barnes v. Medtronic, PLC, et al. (E.D. Mich.): Argued successful motion to dismiss for Medtronic in product liability litigation alleging that Medtronic's Parietex PCO mesh for hernia repair was defective. The Drug & Device Law Blog reported the dismissal in two separate posts, describing the decision as one of three significant early wins in the mesh litigation
  • In re Viagra Products Liability Litigation, MDL 2691: Represented Pfizer in product liability litigation alleging that Viagra causes melanoma
  • In re Testosterone Replacement Therapy Products Liability Litigation, MDL 2545 (N.D. Ill.): Represented Pfizer and Pharmacia & Upjohn in product liability litigation involving testosterone replacement therapies; obtained order dismissing all claims against clients on basis of impossibility preemption
  • Rapamune Products Liability Litigation: Represented Pfizer and Wyeth in product liability litigation pending in multiple jurisdictions involving immunosuppressant for use after organ transplantation
  •  In re Chantix (Varenicline) Products Liability Litigation, MDL 2092 (N.D. Ala.): Represented Pfizer in product liability litigation involving Chantix, a smoking cessation aid
  • In re Prempro Products Liability Litigation, 738 F. Supp. 2d 887 (E.D. Ark. 2010): Represented Wyeth in product liability litigation involving hormone replacement therapy
  • Represented large pharmaceutical company in international arbitration regarding licensing dispute
  • Represented large pharmaceutical company in international compliance investigations
  • Represented large medical device company regarding government investigation of manufacturing-related issues
  • Advised pharmaceutical companies on litigation risks related to clinical data, adverse event reporting, cGMP, and promotional practices