HUNTINGTON -- Law 360, a Portfolio Media online legal news organization, has ranked Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough's product liability practice group as the second largest in the nation and having the second largest concentration of product liability lawyers in a law firm.
Of the firm's 400 attorneys and government relations professionals, 235 lawyers practice in the group from 12 East Coast locations.
The firm's second-place ranking comes after its previous recognition earlier this year in Law360's Litigation Almanac 2009 as among the top 10 firms in the number and concentration of product liability lawyers and for the number of times it was hired to represent a litigant in
The media organization recognized Nelson Mullins for its representation in multidistrict litigation for pharmaceutical manufacturers. It also noted the Firm's representation of a major truck manufacturer in defense of breach of warranty and personal injury claims and its representation of several heavy equipment manufacturers.
Established in 1897, Nelson Mullins attorneys practice from offices in Atlanta, Boston, Tallahassee, West Virginia, Washington, D.C., and throughout the Carolinas. The firm's West Virginia location -- in Huntington -- just opened this month.
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