Partner Thomas Burns to speak at the 2022 Perrin Conferences Cutting-Edge Issues in Asbestos Litigation Conference in Beverly Hills.
Burns will speak on the panel titled “Large Verdicts in the Covid Era: What are the Long-Term Impacts? And Why?” on March 8th, 2022 at 9:00 am PST. The topics to be discussed include the significant impacts on the relationship of insurance companies and corporations, how law firms are viewing trials differently, how companies view the risk, How are jurors changing and what to expect for 2022.
Burns has tried more than 100 mesothelioma cases to verdict since 2002. In New York, he first-chaired the Meyer and Pride cases at trial, on appeal, and at retrial, and established the remitter protocol for New York County asbestos litigation (NYCAL) cases. In addition to his trial practice, Tom also represents clients in general business and commercial transactions.