Pharmaceutical litigation most commonly involves harmful side-effects, severe injuries, or patient deaths resulting from the use of certain drugs. Recently, there have been several high profile defective drug recalls from major manufacturers. This includes Fen-Phen, Baycol and Phenylpropanolamine (PPA). One of the most notable recalls was Merck recalling Vioxx.
Trief & Olk has earned a reputation for success in complex litigation and may be able to help you recover damages resulting from pharmaceutical side-effects.
Pharmaceutical litigation is a specific area of expertise that can be very complex and typically involves expert witnesses. Pharmaceutical litigation requires special knowledge of the pharmaceutical manufacturer’s obligations to the patients as well a thorough analysis of the claimant’s medical history and whether the use of a specific drug actually caused the injury. It also requires attorneys who keep knowledgeable about the changing nature of the law and medicine.
Choosing the right law firm to bring your claim could be the difference between your claim’s ultimate success or failure. At Trief & Olk, we have the experience necessary to successfully represent you in your pharmaceutical litigation claim. We have earned a reputation for success in complex litigation and may be able to help you recover damages resulting from pharmaceutical side-effects.
If you think you may have a pharmaceutical litigation claim, please feel free to contact us for a complementary consultation.