Toxic Tort Litigation
MGM is nationally recognized as a premier law firm in the complex toxic tort and environmental litigation field. The firm's practice is national in scope and encompasses all aspects of client representation in toxic torts. We have developed expertise in toxicology, epidemiology, neurology, air modeling, hematology, and various other scientific disciplines, and are skilled at debunking junk science claims and handling Daubert issues involving expert testimony.
MGM serves as national trial counsel, national coordinating counsel, regional counsel, local counsel, MDL counsel and expert development counsel to clients in complex toxic tort claims. In this role, our firm organizes the defense, trains local counsel, interviews company personnel and witnesses, prepares responses to discovery requests, develops and presents expert witnesses, negotiates global settlements, serves as lead or assisting trial counsel and establishes case management and reporting guidelines for local counsel.
We have served as lead trial counsel in numerous jurisdictions throughout the country and vigorously represented clients confronted with high risk environmental, hazardous substance and toxic-tort cases.
The firm has defended clients in state and federal court and cases consolidated by the Judicial Panel of Multi-District Litigation (MDL). The firm's toxic tort lawyers are active in professional associations on a local and national basis and are frequent participants at seminars and speaking forums.