Latest W. Mark Lanier Stories

2014-08-20 12:24:12

Courtroom veterans Mark Lanier, Rick Meadow in The Best Lawyers in America HOUSTON and NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lanier Law Firm founder Mark Lanier and firm attorney Richard "Rick" Meadow once again are being recognized as two of the country's top lawyers in the annual listing of The Best Lawyers in America. The 2015 edition marks the 10(th) year Mr. Lanier has been listed among the nation's best based on his work in commercial litigation and plaintiffs' mass tort...

2014-04-09 12:21:00

Woman's legs amputated after single-car crash involving now-recalled Pontiac Solstice HOUSTON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Texas woman who suffered critical injuries in a terrifying car accident last December has filed a state district court lawsuit against General Motors (NYSE: GM) and other defendants based on claims that a faulty GM ignition switch caused her 2007 Pontiac Solstice to lose control and prevented the car's airbags from deploying. Attorney W. Mark Lanier from The...

2014-04-08 12:32:30

Takeda Pharmaceutical, Eli Lilly found liable for man's bladder cancer LAFAYETTE, La., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Louisiana jury has awarded $9 billion to a New York man and his wife following a trial over the man's claims that his bladder cancer was caused by the popular prescription diabetes drug Actos. Attorneys W. Mark Lanier of The Lanier Law Firm, Richard J. Arsenault of Neblett Beard & Arsenault and Paul J. Pennock of Weitz & Luxenberg represented Terrence and...

2014-02-28 16:23:01

HOUSTON, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The right to a trial before an impartial jury of citizens is the fundamental principle of our judiciary system under the U.S. Constitution. When a jury verdict or the actions of a court raise questions about the law, the state appellate courts provide a forum to consider, interpret and rule on those questions. Tragically, in recent years, Texans have witnessed the denigration of juries and the erosion of the judiciary by the very body entrusted...

2013-09-27 23:25:49

The New Site Features Detailed Information about How the Attorneys at the Firm Can Help People who have Been Affected by Mesothelioma. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 The Lanier Law Firm, a law firm that specializes in helping mesothelioma and asbestos victims and their loved ones, has just announced the launch of a new and informative website. The site, http://www.mesotheliomalawfirm.com, features in-depth and helpful information about how the mesothelioma law firm can help...

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