June 10, 2022
Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC has been recognized by The Legal 500 as a leading firm in the practice area of:
*NOTE: This industry recognition recognizes the case work of our Complex Torts, Consumer Protection, and Public Client practice.
In addition, the following partners were singled out as Legal 500 Leading Lawyers:
- Andrew N. Friedman – Product Liability, Mass Tort and Class Actions
- Theodore J. Leopold – Product Liability, Mass Tort and Class Actions
The following partner was “Recommended” by The Legal 500:
The Legal 500 editorial board and client and peer references offered the following positive commentary about the firm’s practices and attorneys:
Leveraging the expertise of ‘talented and extremely knowledgeable lawyers’, principally from its Washington DC and Florida offices, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC‘s complex tort litigation and consumer protection practice utilizes its strength-in-depth, trial and court-appointed class leadership expertise to be able to ‘confront the most complicated cases and obtain success’. Florida-based co-head Theodore Leopold recently secured final court approval of a landmark $626m settlement for the plaintiff class in the Flint water litigation, one of many high-profile environmental/toxic tort matters which Leopold has had leadership roles in. Washington DC-based consumer protection co-chair Victoria Nugent continues to represent State Attorneys General of Indiana, New Jersey, and Vermont in the opioid litigation, playing a central role in shaping the $26bn national settlement with Johnson & Johnson and three companies that distributed opioid painkillers. Florida-based co-chair Leslie Kroeger has a superb reputation for handling major product liability matters, including those within the automotive sector, while former Washington DC-based consumer protection co-chair Andrew Friedman continues to spearhead the firm’s efforts in the data privacy arena.
‘The firm has amassed talented and extremely knowledgeable lawyers that can confront the most complicated cases and obtain success.’
‘They have the dedication, focus and the work ethic to undertake the most difficult tasks and obtain success.’