Attorneys at Kershaw, Cook & Talley have extensive experience litigating cases on behalf of individuals injured by defective, dangerous drugs as well as defective medical products. We have taken a lead role in many cases involving thousands of injured claimants against some of the largest corporations and pharmaceutical companies in the country.
Some of the dangerous drug cases we are investigating or representing clients include:
Guidant Cardiac Defibrillators
Stuart Talley was a member of the Plaintiff’s Steering Committee in this Multi-District Litigation (MDL) proceeding seeking reimbursement for over 5,000 individuals implanted with defective Guidant defibrillators. Clients who were injured by malfunctioning Guidant Cardiac Defibrillators will claim shares of the $240 million fund as part of a nationwide settlement.
Kaiser Kidney Transplant
Stuart Talley was the lead attorney representing over 100 Kaiser Patients placed on the national kidney transplant list. The plaintiffs in the case alleged Kaiser dropped patients waiting for kidneys from the national transplant list due to administrative blunders. As a result, they did not obtain kidney transplants. The cases settled for a confidential sum.
William Kershaw and Stuart Talley served as lead counsel in this mass tort action against Johnson & Johnson on behalf of over 200 individuals who alleged they contracted post-operative infections from sutures that were not properly sterilized. The case was litigated to a successful resolution in a confidential proceeding.
William Kershaw and Stuart Talley served as lead counsel in a case against a Johnson & Johnson subsidiary, Ethicon, Inc. on behalf of approximately 60 women who alleged they were injured by a defective medical device known as Intergel, a product intended to reduce adhesions in women undergoing abdominal surgery. However, the device actually increased adhesions resulting in serious injury. The case was prosecuted over three years resulting in a global settlement on behalf of clients. The settlement amount and the terms of the settlement are confidential.
Contact an Experienced Dangerous Drug Lawyer
Kershaw, Cook & Talley personal injury attorneys handle thousands of cases involving dangerous drugs and medical devices. In recent years, Kershaw, Cook & Talley litigated and settled numerous nationwide cases involving Intergel anti-adhesion surgical product, Vicryl surtures, and Guidant defibrillators. We have the specific knowledge and expertise to help our injured clients obtain fair compensation in these complex medical lawsuits.
If you were injured by a dangerous drug, please fill out and submit the contact form on this page or call us at (888) 997-5170 for a free case evaluation.