Attorney Michelle Parfitt Invited to Speak at MTMP 2021
January 28, 2021
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Mass Torts Made Perfect Holds Bi-Annual Conferences, and Ashcraft & Gerel Attorney Michelle Parfitt Is a Frequent Speaker

The current head of the Mass Tort practice section at Ashcraft & Gerel, attorney Michelle Parfitt is excited to share her experience and advice with other attorneys at MTMP’s “Virtual Vegas” conference scheduled for this April. As the Co-Lead Counsel in the Talcum powder multi-district litigation (MDL), she previously joined an MTMP panel to educate other lawyers on the case. Ms. Parfitt also brings experience from serving on a number of MDL Plaintiffs’ Steering Committees (PSCs) and as leadership in other major mass tort cases.


About the Panel

Titled “MDL Status and Discovery,” Ms. Parfitt’s panel will cover lessons learned from the Johnson & Johnson Talcum lawsuits, among others. She will be joined by her Co-Lead Counsel Attorney Leigh O’Dell as well as a member of the Talcum Powder MDL Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee and Discovery Chair, Attorney Christopher Tisi.

The trio will discuss topics including how the Daubert standard has been applied in these claims, examples from state court cases that have resulted in significant wins against Johnson & Johnson, and preparations for future trials. Though the panel will be pre-recorded, MTMP’s virtual platform will allow the audience to ask live questions and interact with the speakers during the presentation.

Join MTMP Virtual Vegas

While in-person events have been put on pause due to the pandemic, Mass Torts Made Perfect is continuing to offer virtual programming backed by a new interactive platform. The organization will be hosting its second virtual event from April 13-15, 2021. Registration is open to attorneys, legal assistants, and other staff and professionals who provide services to legal professionals.

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