HarrisMartin's Federal and State Asbestos Litigation Conference Speaker Profiles

Co-Chair David Craig Landin, Hunton & Williams LLP, Richmond, VA Show/Hide Bio

Co-Chair David Craig Landin

David's practice focuses on litigation management, trial and litigation strategies in multi-state and in multi-plaintiff litigation; regulatory, legislative and public communications issues as strategic and trial counsel.

David is co-head of the firm's National Business Tort and Product Liability Group. He regularly advises the management of public companies, their boards and general counsel in connection with complex litigation, strategic reviews of litigation alternatives and serves as the co-chair of the firm's Advisory Committee on Alternative Billing Arrangements. David is admitted to practice in the U.S. Supreme Court and Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth and Eleventh U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeal.

Co-Chair Joseph F. Rice, Motley Rice, Mt. Pleasant, SC Show/Hide Bio

Co-Chair Joseph F. Rice

Motley Rice co-founding member Joe Rice is recognized as a skillful and innovative negotiator of complex litigation settlements. As lead private counsel for 26 jurisdictions, including numerous State Attorneys General, he played a central role in crafting the landmark Master Settlement Agreement, the largest civil settlement in U.S. history, in which the tobacco industry agreed to reimburse states for smoking-related health costs. Over the past two decades, Joe has also been recognized for his role in structuring some of the most significant resolutions of asbestos liabilities on behalf of victims injured by asbestos-related products.

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The Honorable Eduardo C. Robreno, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Judge Mark Davidson, Texas Multi District Litigation Asbestos Judge, Houston

Kay Andrews, Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP, Austin, TX

Bruce T. Bishop, Willcox & Savage, P.C., Norfolk, VA

Bryan O. Blevins Jr., Provost Umphrey, Beaumont, TX

Michael T. Cole, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP, Charleston, SC

Alexandra B. Cunningham, Hunton & Williams, Richmond, VA

John D. Epps, Hunton & Williams, Richmond, VA

John E. Herrick, Motley Rice, Mt. Pleasant, SC

Lori Elliott Jarvis, Hunton & Williams, Richmond, VA

Paul Jepsen, DecisionQuest, Minneapolis

Gary W. Kendall, MichieHamlett, Charlottesville, VA

Francis McGovern, Professor of Law, Duke University, Durham, N.C.

John D. Roven, Roven-Kaplan, Houston

Marygrace Schaeffer, DecisionQuest, Minneapolis

Edward M. Slaughter, Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP, Dallas

David Weill, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Director, Center for Advanced Lung Disease, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA

Joshua D. Lee, Schiff Hardin LLP, Chicago

James E. Wynne, Butzel Long, Detroit

Mark A. Linder, Waters & Kraus, Dallas

Victor Roggli, M.D., Pathology/Pathology Clinical Services, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C.