Practice Areas

Life Sciences and Other Product Liability Litigation

Hassard Bonnington has extensive experience in Life Sciences litigation, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, dietary supplements and skin care products, as well as other product liability litigation. The Firm defends multidistrict, coordinated, consolidated and other complex litigation. The Firm has served as national, regional and local counsel in a wide range of matters, often involving cutting-edge legal and scientific issues.

In the medical device field, Hassard Bonnington has litigated cases involving orthopedic implants, lasers, ventilators, pain pumps, oxygenators, latex gloves, mobile CT scanners, catheters, pedicle screws, stents, arterial blood gas kits, ventricular assist devices, hernia mesh, automated external defibrillators, contact lenses as well as numerous other devices. In pharmaceutical litigation, the Firm has defended both brand and generic manufacturers involving a wide range of prescription and over-the-counter drugs and the Firm's experience has also included the defense of cases involving dietary supplements and skin care products. Outside of the Life Sciences field, Hassard Bonnington's experience has included defending manufacturers of aircraft, bicycles, commercial bakery ovens, water tubing, playground equipment, automotive components, elevators, and many other products.