Awards & Honors

Lanier Law Firm Honored for Product Liability Litigation Success at Elite Trial Lawyers Event

HOUSTON – Bolstered by the largest verdict delivered in the U.S. in 2018, The Lanier Law Firm has received the 2019 Elite Trial Lawyers Award in the area of Product Liability Litigation. The firm was recognized in the competitive category with two others. Continue reading “Lanier Law Firm Honored for Product Liability Litigation Success at Elite Trial Lawyers Event”

NLJ’s Top Verdict of 2018 $4.69 Billion

NLJ’s Top Verdict of 2018 $4.69 Billion

Ingham, et al. v. Johnson & Johnson

HOUSTON – The Lanier Law Firm’s $4.69 billion trial win on behalf of 22 women who alleged that decades of daily use of Johnson & Johnson’s asbestos-laden talcum powder caused their ovarian cancer is the largest verdict delivered in the U.S. in 2018, The National Law Journal reports.

Each year the legal publication’s VerdictSearch research affiliate compiles court records to determine the nation’s largest verdicts, based on actual jury awards. National Law Journal editors also search online news sources and databases to ensure the accuracy of the list. Continue reading “NLJ’s Top Verdict of 2018 $4.69 Billion”

Chambers USA Recognizes Mark Lanier Among Nation’s Top Litigators

HOUSTON – Mark Lanier, founder of The Lanier Law Firm, has been named by the elite Chambers USA legal directory in the top tier of the nation’s trial lawyers, and as a “Star Individual” in representing plaintiffs in product liability litigation.

In published comments in the 2019 directory, Mr. Lanier received accolades for being “without question, one of the best trial lawyers in the country. He is a zealous advocate with creative approaches and memorable presentations.” Sources also noted that he has “an outstanding reputation for his representation of plaintiffs in the country’s most high-profile product liability and personal injury cases.” Continue reading “Chambers USA Recognizes Mark Lanier Among Nation’s Top Litigators”

Mark Lanier Honored as National Trial Lawyer of the Year

Lanier Law Firm founder also makes list of nation’s 50 Most Influential Lawyers

HOUSTON – Members of the invitation-only National Trial Lawyers have selected Mark Lanier as the group’s 2018 Trial Lawyer of the Year for plaintiff litigation and have also included him among the 50 Most Influential Lawyers in the U.S. Continue reading “Mark Lanier Honored as National Trial Lawyer of the Year”