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April 15, 2017

Thomas P. Cartmell Admitted to American College of Trial Lawyers

Thomas P. Cartmell has become a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the premier legal associations in North America. The induction ceremony at which Tom became a Fellow took place before an audience of approximately 600 persons during the recent 2017 Spring Meeting of the College in Boca Raton, Florida. Founded in 1950, […]

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October 19, 2015

Wrongful Death Award – $6.7 Million

At the conclusion of trial, Jon Kieffer, Vanessa Gross, and Adam Davis obtained a $6,723,021.00 damages award on behalf of the family of a young woman who had been killed in a two-vehicle collision.  The case was filed by the surviving husband on behalf of himself and their three young children. The defendants in the […]

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July 24, 2015

Alabama Federal Court Denies Motion to Dismiss PROZAC® Suit

An Alabama federal court denied Eli Lilly and Company’s motion to dismiss a suit against it by Dana Fields, whose lawsuit claims taking the pharmaceutical company’s antidepressant PROZAC during her pregnancy caused her son to be born with a congenital heart defect. Fields is represented by the law firms of Reilly Pozner, Wagstaff & Cartmell, […]

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March 5, 2015

Client Wins $5.7 Million in TVT-Abbrevo Verdict Against Johnson & Johnson

A Bakersfield, Calif. jury returned a verdict awarding plaintiff Coleen M. Perry a total of $5.7 for damages as a result of a TVT-Abbrevo pelvic mesh sling device, manufactured by Ethicon, Inc., a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson. Perry was represented by the law firms of Freese & Goss, Wagstaff & Cartmell and Edwards & […]

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November 27, 2013

Schnieders Appointed to PSC in Effexor MDL

Chris Schnieders was named to the Plaintiff’s Steering Committee by The Honorable Cynthia Rufe to act as leadership counsel on behalf of claimants across the nation in the Effexor birth defects litigation. Judge Rufe oversees In Re: Effexor (Venlafaxine Hydrochloride) Products Liability Litigation, MDL # 2458, pending in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District […]

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