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Brigid M. Brown

Counsel

504.310.2112

PROFILE

Brigid has represented major pharmaceutical clients in mass-tort multidistrict litigation in all phases of the litigation process, including discovery, motion practice, expert workup, and trial preparation. She has also monitored both pre-and post-recall investigations into product complaints. She works with experts in litigation-relevant disciplines and she prepares experts for deposition and trial. Before joining the firm, Brigid was a Judicial Clerk for Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Harry T. Lemmon for seven years and also served as in-house counsel for two major insurance companies.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Representative Matters / Experience

  • Antibiotic MDL: Bellwether Trial Team
  • Hip Replacement System: National Coordinating Counsel Team
  • Blood Product: Hemophilia and AIDS- Louisiana Trial Counsel Team
  • Antipsychotics: Attorney General Litigation

Honors

  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow

AFFILIATIONS

  • American Bar Association, past co-chair Medical Device sub-committee
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • International Association of Defense Counsel, Drug Device & Biotech Committee Membership Vice-Chair
  • New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel

EDUCATION

  • J.D., cum laude, Tulane University Law School (1988)
  • B.A., University of New Orleans (1985)

ADMISSIONS

  • Louisiana state courts
  • United States Court of Appeals, Fifth District
  • United States District Court Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana

Community

  • Bridge House, Volunteer
  • Ozanam Inn, Volunteer
  • HELP, Volunteer
  • Vieux Carre Property Owners, Residents, and Associates, Member