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Jul 06, 2016, 13:18 ET Texas Federal Court Rules DePuy Hip Implant Trials in Dallas Will Proceed

 A federal judge in Dallas has cleared the way for a September trial in the ongoing multidistrict litigation filed against DePuy Orthopaedics...


Mar 22, 2016, 10:53 ET New York Appeals Court Says Law Firm Wrongly Excluded from Bank of America Settlement

 A three-judge federal panel has overturned a lower court ruling that excluded a Dayton, Ohio-based law firm from claiming $6.2 million in...


Mar 17, 2016, 14:14 ET Dallas Jury Awards Nearly $500 Million Against J&J Unit in Bellwether Hip Implant Trial

A federal jury in Dallas has awarded a $497.6 million verdict to five people who suffered a variety of debilitating physical problems after...


Oct 06, 2015, 11:00 ET Lanier Law Firm's Dr. Robert Leone Elected Delta Theta Phi Chancellor

Noted attorney and trial psychologist Dr. Robert Leone of The Lanier Law Firm in Houston has been elected Chancellor of Delta Theta Phi, the...


Feb 03, 2015, 12:52 ET Professional Golf Caddies Sue PGA Tour Over Unpaid Endorsements

 A group of more than 80 professional golf caddies who work for some of the highest-profile golfers in the world have filed a federal lawsuit...


Jan 29, 2015, 12:19 ET Houston's Mark Lanier Earns Trial Lawyer of the Year Honor

 Acclaimed trial lawyer Mark Lanier of The Lanier Law Firm recently was named the 2015 Trial Lawyer of the Year by The National Trial Lawyers...


Dec 03, 2014, 15:43 ET The Lanier Law Firm Verdict, Settlement Among Nation's Largest for 2014

 Acclaimed trial lawyer Mark Lanier and The Lanier Law Firm are being recognized by The National Law Journal for winning the country's...


Oct 02, 2014, 11:00 ET Attorney Mark Lanier, The Lanier Law Firm Earn National Honors

 Acclaimed trial lawyer Mark Lanier and The Lanier Law Firm recently earned top honors from two of the nation's leading legal publications...


Sep 29, 2014, 11:00 ET The Lanier Law Firm Attorneys Named Among Best in New York, Texas for 2014

 A total of 12 attorneys from The Lanier Law Firm in Houston and New York have been named among the top legal practitioners in their respective...


Aug 20, 2014, 10:20 ET The Lanier Law Firm Attorneys in Houston, New York Listed Among Nation's Best

 The Lanier Law Firm founder Mark Lanier and firm attorney Richard "Rick" Meadow once again are being recognized as two of the country's top...


Feb 05, 2014, 10:25 ET The Lanier Law Firm Announces New Roles for Two Top Attorneys in NY

 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....


Aug 15, 2013, 10:42 ET Esteemed Professor Arthur R. Miller Joins The Lanier Law Firm

The Lanier Law Firm is proud to announce the addition of renowned attorney and law professor Arthur R. Miller to the firm's stellar team. He joins...


Aug 07, 2013, 11:06 ET The Lanier Law Firm Joins Lawsuit Against EA Sports over 'NCAA Football' Video Games

 Noted courtroom attorney Mark Lanier of the The Lanier Law Firm has joined the trial team representing former Rutgers University...


Jul 09, 2013, 15:51 ET Family Settles Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Ole Miss, NCAA

The family of former University of Mississippi student-athlete Bennie "Buster" Abram has reached a settlement in the wrongful death lawsuit filed...


Jul 01, 2013, 11:12 ET Houston Attorney Mark Lanier Highlighted Among Nation's Top Personal Injury Attorneys

Acclaimed trial attorney Mark Lanier, founder of The Lanier Law Firm, has earned recognition as one of the country's top personal injury lawyers in...


Jun 20, 2013, 14:32 ET The Lanier Law Firm Highlighted Among Nation's Leading Mass Tort, Class Action Law Firms

   The Lanier Law Firm has earned recognition in the prestigious 2013 U.S. edition of The Legal 500 based on the firm's work for...


Jun 13, 2013, 12:05 ET The Lanier Law Firm's Lee Cirsch Highlighted on 2013 Southern California Rising Stars List

Noted California trial attorney Lee Cirsch from The Lanier Law Firm has earned a spot on the 2013 Southern California Rising Stars listing based on...


May 29, 2013, 14:56 ET The Lanier Law Firm Recognized for Winning Two of Texas' Largest Verdicts

Two courtroom verdicts won by The Lanier Law Firm are featured among the top Texas jury awards of the past year in a special publication from Texas...


May 06, 2013, 11:23 ET Houston's Mark Lanier Named Fellow in Litigation Counsel of America

 Noted Houston attorney Mark Lanier, founder of The Lanier Law Firm, has earned selection as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America...


Apr 04, 2013, 09:48 ET The Lanier Law Firm Attorneys Recognized Among Texas' Top Rated Lawyers

 Eight attorneys from The Lanier Law Firm recently earned spots in the 2013 edition of Texas' Top Rated Lawyers, which recognizes Texas...


Mar 21, 2013, 14:12 ET The Lanier Law Firm Investigating Remington Model 700 Rifle Claims

Based on more than two dozen deaths and hundreds of injuries related to a faulty trigger mechanism used in the Remington Model 700 rifle, attorneys...


Jan 18, 2013, 11:33 ET The Lanier Law Firm's Alex Brown Earns Top International Law Ranking

Noted Houston attorney Alex J. Brown from The Lanier Law Firm has earned a spot on American Lawyer Media's 2013 listing of the "Top Rated Lawyers:...


Dec 18, 2012, 11:45 ET Houston Attorney Gene Egdorf Elected as Texas Bar Foundation Fellow

Noted Houston trial attorney Eugene "Gene" R. Egdorf from The Lanier Law Firm has been elected as a Fellow in the Texas Bar Foundation. Texas Bar...


Dec 13, 2012, 11:27 ET The Lanier Law Firm's Rick Meadow Highlighted Among New York's Top Lawyers

 The Lanier Law Firm is proud to announce that New York trial attorney Rick Meadow has earned a spot among the New York Area's Top Rated...


Dec 07, 2012, 10:53 ET Houston's Mark Lanier Recognized as Top Personal Injury Lawyer in Texas

Once again, Houston attorney Mark Lanier, founder of The Lanier Law Firm, is being recognized as the state's top personal injury attorney in Texas...