Everything You Want to Know About Mass Torts (But Are Too Afraid to Ask) Seminar | The American Association For Justice

Everything You Want to Know About Mass Torts (But Are Too Afraid to Ask) Seminar

July 26, 2019
Program Information:

San Diego Convention Center | San Diego, CA

Sponsored by Epiq and CAMG
Sponsored by Lisa Blue and Williams Hart

​About the Seminar:

The skills and knowledge necessary to approach a mass tort case are not taught in law school, and the complexity of these cases and unique procedural issues provide challenging barriers for attorneys looking to break into the field. Developed by leading mass tort litigators, this seminar will provide a comprehensive view of the critical aspects and nuances of litigating mass tort cases. Arrive in San Diego a day early and start your Annual Convention off with a deeper understanding of mass torts.

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Registration Fees:

AAJ Members: $395
Price applies to both in-person and livestream attendance. 

Bundle Discount: Register for AAJ’s 2019 Annual Convention and add on the Mass Torts Seminar for only $150! Discount available through AAJ Convention Registration or call AAJ's Meetings and Conventions Department at 800-424-2725, ext. 8613 to take advantage of this offer.

Online registration for this program has closed. You can register onsite at the San Diego Convention Center in Room 32A/B.

If you are an AAJ member and have been admitted to the bar for five years or less, you can attend this seminar for 50% off. (Does not apply if you have previously attended an AAJ Education seminar or college). Discount not available online, please call AAJ Education to take advantage.
AAJ Paralegal Affiliates may attend this seminar and receive 50% off the registration fee if they are employed by and attending with an AAJ plaintiff attorney from the same firm with the same firm address. Discount not available online, please call AAJ Education to take advantage.

Contact AAJ Education: 800-622-1791 | 202-965-3500, ext. 8612 | education@justice.org


Friday, July 26

Registration and Welcome Networking Breakfast
8:15 - 8:45am

Morning Session: Nuts and Bolts of Mass Tort Litigation
8:45am - 12:00pm
• Mass Torts for the Masses
• MDL 101
• Best Practices of Mass Tort Client Management 101
• Can I Litigate a Mass Tort in State Court?
• Best Practices for Amassing the Masses (Ethics Credit)

Lunch Break 
12:00 - 1:15pm

Afternoon Session: Practical Considerations for Taking on a Mass Tort Case
1:15 - 2:30pm
• The End Game: How to Wrap up Your Cases
• Common Benefit Fees

Invited Faculty:

Ed Blizzard

Ed Blizzard has been practicing law for over 40 years and has over 30 years of legal experience in mass tort, pharmaceutical and medical device litigation. He has tried cases, taken depositions and been appointed to serve as Lead Counsel and on the Executive and Steering Committees of numerous mass tort cases, including, Breast Implant, Ephedra Vioxx and Pelvic Mesh litigation. His participation in the legal community includes serving on the Board of Governors for the American Association for Justice (AAJ), as well as membership in the Texas Trial Lawyers Association and the Houston Bar Association. He has been named to the Litigation Counsel of America, a position only appointed through invitation, as well as the American Board of Trial Advocates. He has been named among The Best Lawyers in America and has been listed as a Super Lawyer every year since 2008. Blizzard Law, PLLC, an AAJ Leader’s Forum member, is located in Houston, TX.

Michael G. Daly

Michael G. Daly is a partner with Pogust Millrood.  At Pogust Millrood, Mr. Daly represents individuals throughout the country in class action and mass tort claims involving consumer fraud, environmental harm, defective medical devices, and harmful pharmaceuticals. Currently, Mr. Daly is serving as lead counsel in the Injectafer iron injection lawsuits pending in Philadelphia state and federal court. He is extensively involved in the Zofran birth injury MDL, serving as counsel on a trial pick case and as a committee member on the Law & Briefing, Science, Discovery, and Generic committees. Additionally, Mr. Daly has been appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Executive Committee (PEC) for the Ethicon New Jersey hernia mesh litigations, and the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee (PEC) for the Bard Rhode Island mesh litigation. Mr. Daly is a member of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) and the cochair of AAJ’s Hernia Mesh Litigation Group. He also generously donates to AAJ PAC.  Pogust Millrood, located in Conshohocken, PA, is an AAJ Leaders Forum member.

Sindhu S. Daniel

Sindhu S. Daniel has been handling pharmaceutical drug and device cases for the past 20 years.  She has served in leadership on multiple MDLs and currently serves on the PSCs for the 3M Combat Arms Earplug Products Liability Litigation, the Talc and PPI MDLs, and the Essure JCCP. She has extensive experience in many issues common to mass tort cases, such as Bellwether selection, core discovery, electronic fact sheets, and settlement negotiation and administration.  She works on analyzing data and information to create matrices for the best outcome for all clients.  She serves on the Section and Litigation Group Coordination Committee and co-chair of the Exchange Advisory Committee.  Ms. Daniel is a frequent speaker at various mass tort conferences.  She is a shareholder at Baron & Budd and manages the firm’s Pharmaceutical Litigation Group. Her office is located in NJ, which is one of the firm’s 10 offices nationwide. 

Yvonne M. Flaherty, course advisor

Yvonne M. Flaherty focuses her practice on the representation of injured parties in complex litigation against pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, as well as class actions involving a variety of consumer and product defect claims. She has been appointed to serve as Lead Counsel in consolidated claims against national medical device manufacturers and serves on several Plaintiff Steering Committees on behalf of thousands of claimants in multi-district litigation throughout the United States. She is a frequent speaker at national conferences concerning medical device and pharmaceutical litigation, including topics on mass tort litigation, preemption, electronic discovery, and the learned intermediary doctrine. Ms. Flaherty is a member of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) and is an AAJ PAC Eagle contributor. She serves on numerous AAJ committees including the National College of Advocacy Board of Trustees, was the co-chair to the Electronic Discovery Committee, and is a past Chair of the Women Trial Lawyers Caucus. She also serves on the Minnesota Association for Justice Board of Governors and Executive Committee and is a member of the Minnesota State, Hennepin County, and Federal Bar Associations. Ms. Flaherty, an AAJ Leaders Forum member, is a partner with Lockridge Grindal Nauen, PLLP, which is located in Minneapolis, MN. 

Wendy R. Fleishman

Wendy R. Fleishman is a passionate and experienced lawyer for the injured and the loved ones of those who died due to the wrongful misconduct of others. Ms. Fleishman has been named a New York Super Lawyer since 2006 and is “AV” rated by Martindale-Hubbell. She is a past chair of the American Association for Justice’s (AAJ) Section on Toxic, Environmental, and Pharmaceutical Torts (STEP), and is a member of AAJ’s Board of Governors, representing the Women Trial Lawyers’ Caucus (WTLC). She is a member of AAJ’s Products Liability Section; Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group; and the Qui Tam Litigation Group. Ms. Fleishman generously donates to AAJ PAC. Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP is an AAJ Leaders Forum member, and Ms. Fleishman works in the New York, NY office.

Peter J. Flowers

Peter J. Flowers is a nationally recognized leader in litigation of defective device and harmful pharmaceutical cases.  Mr. Flowers has represented countless families whose lives have been tragically changed by defective products, medical malpractice, or catastrophic injuries from workplace injuries and automobile accidents. He is perennially named as an Illinois Super Lawyer, as well as a Leading Lawyer in Illinois. He is a former president of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA) and a member of the International Society of Barristers (ISB). Mr. Flowers is the Chairman of the Plaintiffs’ Lead Counsel Committee for In re: Stryker Rejuvenate and ABG II Hip Implant Products Liability Litigation (MDL 13-2441), in addition to having served in leadership roles or steering committees for every major hip implant litigation in the United States.  Furthermore, Mr. Flowers is active in the following American Association for Justice (AAJ) litigation groups: cochair of the DePuy Metal on Metal Hip Implant Litigation Group, cochair of the Stryker Hip Litigation Group, and a member of the Section and Litigation Group Coordination Committee (SLGCC), the Litigation Group Leaders Council, and the Products Liability Section.  Mr. Flowers is a partner at Meyers & Flowers, LLC, with offices in Chicago, Illinois and the surrounding suburbs. 

Brenda S. Fulmer

Brenda S. Fulmer concentrates her practice in the areas of pharmaceutical and medical device mass tort litigation.  For over 25 years, she has represented thousands of plaintiffs in state and federal courts. On numerous occasions she has been named one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association (NTLA), selected as a Super Lawyer from Florida, listed as one of Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite, and included in The Best Lawyers in America. She serves on the American Association for Justice’s (AAJ) Board of Governors and Membership Oversight and Evergreen Committees, is a member of the Florida Justice Association’s (FJA) Board of Directors, CLE and Membership Committees and is a generous donor to AAJ PAC Eagle. In 2016, she was honored with the Marie Lambert Award given in recognition of exemplary leadership to the profession, to her community, to AAJ, and to AAJ’s Women Trial Lawyers Caucus. Ms. Fulmer is a shareholder with the law firm Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley, PA, located in West Palm Beach, FL. 

Kate E. Jaycox, course advisor

Kate E. Jaycox has represented thousands of individuals and families who have been injured by the pharmaceutical and medical device industry over the past 15 years. She currently serves as a member of the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee for In re: Zofran (Ondansetron) Products Liability Litigation (MDL No. 2652). She also devotes significant time to pro bono work, including representing victims of human trafficking, children and guardians ad litem in the foster care system, and the State of Illinois in their litigation against the City of Chicago for police reform. Ms. Jaycox has been listed in The Best Lawyers In America and selected as a Minnesota Super Lawyer or Rising Star for many years. Ms. Jaycox is currently the Secretary of the Minnesota Association for Justice (MAJ) and received MAJ’s Member of the Year Award in 2017.  Ms. Jaycox received American Association for Justice (AAJ) Above and Beyond Award in 2018 and serves on many AAJ committees, including AAJ’s Board of Governors, National College of Advocacy (NCA) Board of Trustees, National Finance Council (NFC), and Convention Planning Committee. She also currently serves as Second Vice Chair of AAJ’s Women Trial Lawyer Caucus, co-chairs AAJ’s Stöckert 3T Heater-Cooler Litigation Group, and generously donates to AAJ PAC. Ms. Jaycox is a Principal at Robins Kaplan LLP, a Leaders Forum firm, located in Minneapolis, MN. 

Robert K. Jenner

Robert K. Jenner has more than three decades experience representing injured consumers nationwide against the manufacturers of dangerous prescription drugs, defective medical devices and tainted blood products. Mr. Jenner is the managing partner of Jenner Law, P.C. located in Baltimore, MD.   Mr. Jenner is currently leading a consortium of attorneys in California brining claims on behalf of people living with HIV against Gilead Sciences for its role in suppressing life sustaining medication (JCCP petition pending).  He is court appointed Liaison Counsel for both the Zofran litigation (MDL) in Boston, and the Smith & Nephew BHR hip implant litigation (MDL) in Baltimore.  He serves on the PSC of the Essure product liability cases in the California JCCP, and has served as co-lead counsel in several other MDLs and state court consolidations.  Mr. Jenner is a member of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) and is an AAJ PAC M Club contributor. He is a past president of the Maryland Association for Justice (MAJ), and past Chair of AAJ’s Section on Toxic, Environmental and Pharmaceutical Torts (STEP).   In 2017 and 2018, Mr. Jenner was named as one of America’s 50 Most Influential Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers.  He has been honored by Best Lawyers every year since 2006 and in 2013 and 2016, he was named Baltimore Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs “Lawyer of the Year.” He is also routinely honored in the Top 100 lawyers in Maryland’s “Super Lawyers.”  Mr. Jenner was honored by his peers by being inducted into the International Society of Barristers and has obtained the highest rating (AV) by his peers as reflected in Martindale-Hubbell.  

Rayna E. Kessler

Rayna E. Kessler is an attorney in the New York office of Robins Kaplan, LLP, an AAJ Leaders Forum firm. Her practice focuses on representing individuals who have been injured by dangerous drugs and medical devices, medical malpractice, and other catastrophic personal injuries. She is admitted to practice in federal and state courts in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit. After earning her J.D. from Temple University School of Law, she clerked for the Honorable Carol E. Higbee, J.A.D., a role in which she worked on several high-profile pharmaceutical and medical device matters. Ms. Kessler has been invited to lecture and serve on panels regarding pharmaceutical cases for several organizations. She has written articles concerning pharmaceutical and cosmetic product safety alerts. She enjoys advocating for greater access to healthcare information and consumer protection for patients. She is a member of the American Association for Justice’s (AAJ) Taxotere Litigation Group and ED Drugs/Melanoma Litigation Group. She is the current cochair of the Stryker Hip Litigation Group. 

Sarah R. London

Sarah R. London is a partner in Lieff Cabraser’s San Francisco office. She is a determined, skilled, and experienced advocate for the injured, employees, and consumers. She serves in lead roles in women’s health cases, including work as court-appointed Liaison Counsel and Interim Class Counsel in the federal class action filed on behalf of families in May 2018 against San Francisco’s Pacific Fertility Center over the Center’s March 2018 allegedly negligent destruction of hundreds of frozen eggs and embryos as a result of a leak in a cryogenic storage tank. Ms. London has distinguished herself as an active member of fourteen trial teams, and is experienced in all aspects of trial work, from drafting and arguing motions in limine, opposing Daubert challenges to plaintiffs’ experts and deposing defendants’ experts, and serving as lead trial counsel to writing successful post-trial and appellate briefs. She is a member of the American Association for Justice’s (AAJ) Pradaxa Litigation Group, Talcum Powder/Ovarian Cancer Litigation Group, and the Zofran Litigation Group. 

Shannon M. Lukei

Shannon M. Lukei is a partner and the managing attorney of Robinson Calcagnie, Inc. For the past 18 years, her legal practice at the Robinson Firm has focused on product liability and consumer safety.  She has successfully resolved thousands of mass tort products liability cases and has been a member of the following trial and mass tort settlement teams: Echeverria v. Johnson & Johnson; Barnett v. Merck and Solorio v. Nissan. She, along with managing partner Mark Robinson is currently serving as co-liaison counsel for the Woolsey wildfire litigation, JCCP 5000 and as a member of the Plaintiff Steering Committee in the Southern California Fires Cases, JCCP 4965. Ms. Lukei is admitted to the California Bar and is also admitted to practice in the United States District Court‚ Central District of California. She is a member of the National Trial Lawyers: Top 100. Robinson Calcagnie, Inc. is located in Newport Beach, CA.

Tobias L. Millrood

Tobias L. Millrood brings over 20 years of complex litigation experience, with a focus on pharmaceutical and medical device litigation. The first to file a Hormone Therapy lawsuit in the nation in 2002, Mr. Millrood dedicated the next 12 years to the litigation. Mr. Millrood served as Plaintiffs’ Lead Liaison Counsel in In Re Hormone Therapy Litigation, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. He was also on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee in MDL 1507 – In Re Prempro Products Liability and was Chair of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Hormone Therapy Litigation Group. Most recently, he was appointed by Honorable F. Dennis Saylor as Co-Lead Counsel in In re Zofran (Ondansetron) Products Liability Litigation, MDL 2657 and by Honorable Rebecca Pallmeyer as Co-Lead Counsel In re Zimmer Nexgen Knee Products Liability Litigation, MDL 2272. Mr. Millrood is a member of both the American Association for Justice (AAJ) and Pennsylvania Association for Justice (PAJ) Board of Governors, as well as the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers (PTLA) Board of Directors. Mr. Millrood also is an AAJ PAC Eagle contributor. He currently serves as an officer in AAJ, as AAJ Vice President and has previously served as AAJ Treasurer and AAJ Parliamentarian. He is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, the District of New Jersey, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, the Court of Federal Claims and the Third Circuit. Mr. Millrood is a partner at the firm of Pogust Millrood, a Leaders Forum firm, with offices in Conshohocken and Philadelphia, PA. 

Amber M. Pang Parra

Amber M. Pang Parra represents clients nationwide who are injured by pharmaceutical drugs, medical devices, and dangerous and defective products.  She is accredited by the VA to represent disabled veterans challenging disability appeals.  Ms. Pang Parra also has extensive experience working with state and federal courts.   Ms. Pang Parra is a member of the American Association for Justice (AAJ), as well as a member of AAJ’s Committee on the Judiciary. She also holds memberships with the State Bar of Texas, Texas Trial Lawyers Association, American Immigration Lawyers Association, National Organization of Veterans’ Advocates, among others. She is an alumna of AAJ’s Leadership Academy. Ms. Pang Parra is a member of AAJ’s Committee on the Judiciary. Ms. Pang Parra currently leads the Pharmaceuticals, Health Care & Consumer Law Division at Justinian & Associates PLLC, working primarily out of their San Antonio, TX office. 

Ellen Relkin

Ellen Relkin is of counsel with Weitz & Luxenberg, P.C. in New York City and Cherry Hill, New Jersey.  She is certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney.  She has been elected as a “Super Lawyer” of New Jersey and New York as well as AV rated and selected for the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers.  She is licensed to practice in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and the District of Columbia. Ms. Relkin was most recently appointed to the Executive Committee in the Multi-District Litigation, In Re: National Prescription Opiate Litigation, Northern District of Ohio.  In 2017 she was appointed as co- lead counsel, In Re: Farxiga (Dapagliflozin) Products Liaiblity Litigation.  She was also appointed as State Liaison Counsel by Hon. Indira Talwani as well as to the Plaintiffs’ Executive Committee.  She also was appointed by Hon. Rachelle Harz as lead/liaison counsel in the multicounty litigation, In Re: Stryker LFit CoCr V40 Femoral Heads Litigation, Case No. 624. She is a former chair of the Toxic, Environmental and Pharmaceutical Torts Section of the American Association of Justice (AAJ). Ms. Relkin generously donates to AAJ’s PAC. 

Jessica T. Sizemore

Jessica T. Sizemore is a partner at Gomez Trial Attorneys in San Diego, CA. She has participated in multiple trials during her time with the Gomez Trial Attorneys, both as a paralegal and as an attorney, actively participating in securing over 20 million dollars in verdicts. Ms. Sizemore was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to examine her first witnesses at trial just six days after being sworn in to the bar. She greatly enjoys being an advocate for those injured by the wrongful acts of others. She is grateful for her experiences at the Gomez Law Firm working with wonderful clients and an amazing group of friends, mentors, and trial attorneys. Ms. Sizemore is a member of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) and is a member of AAJ’s Litigation Funding Litigation group and Personal Jurisdiction Litigation group. 

Aimee H. Wagstaff, course advisor

Aimee H. Wagstaff concentrates her practice in professional liability, products liability, mass torts, sports law, drug and medical device, commercial, and personal injury litigation. Ms. Wagstaff was appointed to serve on the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee for JCCP 4775, In Re: Risperdal Product Liability Case. She was also appointed to serve on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for C.R. Bard, Inc, Pelvic Repair System Products Liability Litigation (MDL No. 2187). She was appointed to serve on the National Executive Committee overseeing TVM MDLs and to serve as national co-lead for In Re:  Boston Scientific Corp. Pelvic Repair System Products Liability Litigation (MDL No. 2326). She is a member of AAJ’s Transvaginal Mesh Litigation Group and Pain Pumps – Chondrolysis Litigation Group, and was a member of the Professional Negligence Section. She is also a member of the Colorado Bar Association, Denver Bar Association, and Colorado Trial Lawyers Association.  Ms. Wagstaff is a founding partner of Andrus Wagstaff, an AAJ Leaders Forum member, located in Lakewood, CO. 

Navan Ward, Jr.

Navan Ward, Jr. is a principal at Beasley Allen Law Firm. He is the firm’s lead attorney on the metal-on-metal hip implant litigation, and practices from the Atlanta office. He is licensed to practice in Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee and New York. He was selected to a team of lead lawyers, called the Plaintiffs Steering Committee (PSC), for the DePuy “ASR” Hip Implant Recall Multi-District Litigation (MDL), as well as to the PSC for the DePuy “Pinnacle” Hip Replacement MDL. Mr. Ward was also appointed as co-lead counsel for the Plaintiffs Executive Committee in the Biomet M2a Magnum Hip Implant Products Liability MDL. Mr. Ward has earned a Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating. In 2017, he was awarded the American Association for Justice’s (AAJ) Minority Caucus Stalwart Award. He was also selected to the 2018 edition of the Best Lawyers in America list. He was also named to the 2017 Super Lawyers list. Mr. Ward also received the AAJ Distinguished Service Award in 2012, and again in 2015. In 2014, he was the recipient of the AAJ’s Wiedemann & Wysocki Award.  Currently, he serves as the Secretary of the American Association for Justice and is an AAJ PAC Eagle member. He has also served as a past chairman of the Minority Caucus, past chairman of the Diversity Committee, a member of the Board of Governors and a member of the Executive Committee. In addition, he has served as an American Bar Association member, where he served as a former Alabama State Bar delegate; Alabama Lawyers Association member, where he served as a past president; Alabama State Bar member, where he has served as a former ABA delegate and past president of the Young Lawyers Section.


The Everything You Want to Know About Mass Torts (But are too Afraid to Ask) Seminar will be held the day before the 2019 AAJ Annual Convention. There are several housing options close to the convention center. 


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This seminar is open to AAJ Members (Regular, Life, Sustaining, President’s Club, and Leaders Forum). AAJ Paralegal Affiliates may attend this seminar if they are employed by an AAJ plaintiff attorney with the same firm address.

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San Diego Convention Center Corporation
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San Diego, CA 92101


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