Jason S. Goldstein is an experienced trial lawyer in the Lanier Law Firm’s New York City office, working in the areas of pharmaceutical and product liability. Over the past several years Mr. Goldstein has contributed to hundreds of cases at both the state and federal levels, representing plaintiffs in mass tort litigations. These include a $247 million verdict against DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., accused of selling patients faulty hip replacements. He also played a role in the $4.69 billion verdict against Johnson & Johnson on behalf of 22 women who claimed they contracted ovarian cancer after daily use of the company’s talcum powder over a period of several decades.
Before joining the Lanier Law Firm, Mr. Goldstein worked at a well-known and respected firm in New York, focusing on product liability and mass torts. From 2018 to 2020, he was chosen as a New York Rising Star. Most recently, Mr. Goldstein was recognized by Best Lawyers in 2020, 2021 and 2022 in the fields of mass tort litigation/class action-Plaintiffs.
Mr. Goldstein is a magna cum laude graduate of Syracuse University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Television, Radio, and Film. He went on to attend the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University, where he graduated in 2011. Here, he served as a notes editor for the Cardozo Arts and Entertainment Law Journal, which published his note entitled “How New FTC Guidelines on Endorsement and Testimonials Will Affect Traditional and New Media.” He also he served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Harold A. Ackerman at the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. Mr. Goldstein is licensed to practice in both New York, New Jersey, and the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey.