Mass Torts

Bernstein Liebhard LLP represents plaintiffs in pharmaceutical, medical device and toxic tort litigation.  In these areas, the Firm’s clients have been injured by dangerous drugs, defective medical devices, dangerous products and toxic substances.  The Firm’s attorneys have successfully represented consumers against large multi-national corporations, medical device companies, pharmaceutical companies, consumer product manufacturers, automobile manufacturers, hospitals, airlines, and other negligent organizations.  Bernstein Liebhard LLP’s mass tort cases have been featured on ABC’s Good Morning America and Court Radio.

Bernstein Liebhard LLP attorneys are currently pursuing litigation against the manufacturers of various pharmaceutical drugs and medical devices, including:  DePuy ASR Hip Replacement Recall, DePuy Pinnacle Hip Replacement, Stryker Hip Replacement Recall, transvaginal mesh devices manufactured by C.R. Bard, Inc. and other companies, Risperdal, prescription testosterone therapies, Byetta and Januvia, GranuFlo and NaturaLyte dialysis products, Pradaxa, and the Mirena IUD.

The Mass Torts attorneys at Bernstein Liebhard LLP have taken leading roles in some of the largest and most important drug and medical device litigations currently underway in U.S. Courts.  One of the Firm’s partner attorneys has been named to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committees in multidistrict litigations established in West Virginia Federal Court for transvaginal mesh lawsuits.  This Firm partner was also appointed Co-Liaison Counsel in two pelvic mesh litigations underway in New Jersey Superior Court for claims filed against Ethicon, Inc. and C.R. Bard.  In 2013, our attorney also served on a trial team that recovered over $11 million for the Plaintiff in the nation’s first trial involving an Ethicon transvaginal mesh lawsuit.

A partner attorney with Bernstein Liebhard LLP is also serving on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee in the DePuy Pinnacle multidistrict litigation underway in Texas federal court.

For additional information about these and other cases that Bernstein Liebhard LLP is pursuing, please fill out the form to the left, or visit Bernstein Liebhard’s Consumer Injury Resource Center,, which is dedicated to providing information to consumers injured by dangerous products.