NEW YORK, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lanier Law Firm, one of the country's leading trial law firms, is pleased to announce notable new roles for New York attorneys Richard D. "Rick" Meadow and Evan M. Janush.
Mr. Meadow has been promoted to National Mass Tort Leader for the firm. His new responsibilities will include overseeing all the firm's pharmaceutical mass tort litigation in addition to promoting and maintaining associated outside relationships at a national level. Mr. Meadow opened The Lanier Law Firm's New York office in 2004 as Managing Attorney. Since then, he has been integral in growing and establishing the office as one of New York's "go to" litigation shops.
Mr. Janush has been promoted to Managing Attorney in New York, where he will assume full operational and management responsibilities. An accomplished attorney, Mr. Janush was promoted to Chief of Staff of the New York office last year.
Mr. Meadow's courtroom track record includes multiple verdicts listed among The National Law Journal's Top 100 Verdicts of the Year. Mr. Janush's substantial experience in mass tort class actions includes prominent work in numerous multidistrict claims involving defective products, toxic torts and general corporate negligence. Both attorneys have been highlighted in the New York Metro Super Lawyers list of the state's top attorneys.
Recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the country's top law firms, The Lanier Law Firm prides itself in representing those in need of serious and sound legal representation, whether they are physically injured or in the midst of a business dispute.
"We are proud of Rick's and Evan's success on behalf of our clients and our firm," says firm founder and lead litigation counsel Mark Lanier. "We are very pleased to make this announcement recognizing their accomplishments."
With offices in Houston, Los Angeles, and New York, The Lanier Law Firm is committed to addressing client concerns with effective and innovative solutions in courtrooms across the country. The firm is composed of outstanding trial attorneys with decades of experience handling cases involving pharmaceutical liability, asbestos exposure, business litigation, product liability, maritime law, and sports and entertainment law.
For more information, please contact J.D. Cargill at 713-659-5200.
SOURCE The Lanier Law Firm