HarrisMartin's Mass Tort Settlements Conference - Sponsored by Milestone

Conference Agenda

Day 1, Thursday, June 27, 2024

8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Continental Registration & Breakfast

8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Welcome by Co-Chairs

Fidelma L. Fitzpatrick, Motley Rice LLC, Providence, RI
Sam Dolce, Attorney/VP, Milestone, Buffalo, NY


9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Public Nuisance Litigation

Evan M. Janush, The Lanier Law Firm, New York
Joseph VanZandt, Beasley Allen Law Firm, Montgomery, AL
Diandra “Fu” Debrosse, DiCello Levitt, Birmingham, AL
Shayna E. Sacks, Napoli Shkolnik PLLC, New York


9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Toxic Tort Litigation

Aimee Wagstaff, Wagstaff Law Firm, Denver
Fidelma L. Fitzpatrick, Motley Rice LLC, Providence, RI
Erin Copeland, Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs, Houston
Jennifer M. Hoekstra, Aylstock, Witkin, Kreis & Overholtz, PLLC, Pensacola, FL


10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Sex Abuse Litigation

Jessica H. Meeder, May Jung Law, Washington, D.C.
James Marsh, Justice Law Center PC, Philadelphia
Kim Dougherty, Justice Law Collaborative, LLC, North Easton, MA


11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Product/Device Litigation

Adam M. Evans, Dickerson Oxton Law Firm, Kansas City, MO
Ellen Relkin, Weitz & Luxenberg P.C., New York
Thomas R. Anapol, Anapol Weiss, Philadelphia
Elizabeth (“Beth”) Graham, Grant & Eisenhofer P.A., Wilmington, DE
Danielle Rogers, Langdon & Emison Attorneys At Law, St. Louis
Jonathan D. Orent, Motley Rice LLC, Providence, RI
Fidelma L. Fitzpatrick, Motley Rice LLC, Providence, RI
Erin Copeland, Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs, Houston


12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch

1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
The Department of Justice as a Defendant

Leslie LaMacchia, Beasley Allen Law Firm, Montgomery, AL
Amanda Fox Perry, Fox McKenna, Washington, DC
Kimberly Barone Baden, Motley Rice LLC, Mount Pleasant, SC
Zina Bash, Keller Postman LLC, Austin, TX *


1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Bankruptcy

Jennifer M. Hoekstra, Aylstock, Witkin, Kreis & Overholtz, PLLC, Pensacola, FL
Shayna E. Sacks, Napoli Shkolnik PLLC, New York
Lisa Nathanson Busch, Simmons Hanly Conroy LLP, New York


2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Census, Data and Administration

Carasusana B. Wall, Zoll & Kranz, Toledo, OH
Cameron Andrus, Roman Balaban & Associates, LLC, Denver


3:15 p.m. - 3:25 p.m.
Refreshment Break

3:25 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Small/Medium Firms in Mass Tort Settlement: How to Handle a Mass Tort Settlement

LaRuby May, May Jung Law, Washington, D.C.
Andrea S. Hirsch, Cohen Hirsch, LP, Atlanta
Aaron K. Dickey, Dickey Anderson Law Firm, LLC, St. Louis


4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
AI Panel and Emerging Technology for Settlements

Bret Stanley, Johnson Law Group, Houston
Katherine Cornell, Cornell Law, Houston
Madison Donaldson, Marc Whitehead & Associates at Law, LLP, Houston
Maury Goldstein, Aylstock, Witkin, Kreis & Overholtz, PLLC, Pensacola, FL





* Appearing Remotely Via Zoom