RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE. PRIOR RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR OUTCOME.
Summary judgment granted in two consolidated products liability class actions against a major automobile manufacturer in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Defense of a group of large dairy farmers in two mass tort cases brought in southeastern New Mexico
Counsel to a product manufacturer in RICO suits against asbestos plaintiffs’ counsel in cases brought in the Western District of North Carolina and Central District of California
Defense of major agricultural company in a series of nuisance- and environmental-actions in Missouri. A two-week trial of one of those cases in 2011 resulted in a defense verdict.
Representation of and counsel to a Big Three automaker in numerous products liability cases concerning the use of asbestos in friction products.
Representation of a major mining and metals company in a dispute with the Environmental Protection Agency concerning alleged lead contamination in Nebraska.
Counsel to a national agricultural advocacy organization in filing an amicus brief before the Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in a class-action matter.
Counsel to a major railroad corporation in a fraud and RICO suit alleging that a plaintiff’s firm had filed thousands of baseless lawsuits against it.
Representation of a major construction company in an appeal of a contract dispute with the Virginia Department of Transportation that resulted in a favorable verdict from the Virginia Court of Appeals.
Counsel to a major food manufacturer in an appeal before the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.
Representation of a major waste disposal company in a contract dispute with a Virginia hospital that concluded with a favorable settlement.
Representation of a large Virginia truck maintenance corporation in a series of payment disputes that resolved in the client’s favor.
Representation of several victims of domestic violence in conjunction with McGuireWoods LLP’s association with the Central Virginia Legal Aid Society.