Talc Litigation

FM’s Talc Practice Group services a range of clients in the rapidly expanding talc litigation. Our experience has been a natural extension of our toxic tort/mass tort practice where FM has served as local, national and trial counsel for hundreds of companies in its more than 30 year history with proven defense verdict histories in courtrooms across the country.

Our team is comprised of a diverse group of highly trained professionals that have developed expertise in handling matters filed against all types of defendants, including manufacturers, distributers, and suppliers. We represent a number of clients on a national level and in jurisdictions all over the United States in talc related lawsuits from inception through trial.


We are known for our ability to understand the complex science and medicine involved in these cases, and how to effectively present and explain complicated issues to a jury. We are recognized by our adversaries for our ability to attack and undercut their experts and their theories, and are experienced in developing and coordinating a client’s defense from the ground up, including creating the company’s overall strategy and tactics. FM is recognized both by our clients and our opponents as attorneys who possess the knowledge, experience and tenacity to take cases to verdict.

FM assists clients in resolving cases through approaches tailored to each individual client. We have the resources to assist clients in deciding the best strategy for managing their cases while also providing them the trial resources we have been known for across the country for over 30 years. Our team works with each client to successfully resolve their cases using the appropriate approach though our client roster also affords the benefit of cost-sharing and appropriate collaboration on “joint defense” issues.

Alt Text!

Erika Muse

Partner - New York

[email protected]

646-760-1308

 

Erika L. Muse is a partner in the New York office of Foley Mansfield and is the chair of the firm's Talc Litigation Practice group. She concentrates her practice entirely on litigation, with an emphasis on product liability, toxic tort, mass tort, general negligence, and business litigation. Erika defends clients of all sizes, from small enterprises to Fortune 200 companies. She draws upon her practical experience and creative legal thinking to craft effective litigation strategies..

 

Related News

Foley Mansfield Announces Partners Joe Rejano of Chicago and Timothy Ferguson of Miami Chosen as Office Managing Partners

Foley Mansfield, a national law firm with 14 offices across the U.S., is pleased to announce that Partner Joseph Rejano has been chosen as the Office Managing Partner in Chicago and Timothy Ferguson has been tapped to serve as the Office Managing Partner in Miami. “Tim and Joe are both […]

LEARN MORE

Foley Mansfield Elects Six New Partners in 2023

Foley Mansfield is pleased to announce its new partnership class of 2023, in which six accomplished attorneys were elected to partner. “We are thrilled to have these attorneys ascend to the level of partner as each has proven their unwavering commitment to their clients, time and time again, as well […]

LEARN MORE

Clayton Dennert Named to 2022 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Rising Stars List

Foley Mansfield is pleased to announce that Clayton Dennert, Of Counsel in the firm’s St. Louis office, has been named to the 2022 Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Rising Stars list. Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, rates outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a […]

LEARN MORE