Widely regarded by his peers as one of the nation’s top trial lawyers and with nearly fifty years of experience representing victims, Thomas V. Girardi has obtained numerous multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements, handling claims involving wrongful death, commercial litigation, products liability, bad faith insurance, and toxic torts. In 2003, he received the most prestigious honor of being inducted into the Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame by the California State Bar. Mr. Girardi is a Member of the Board of Directors and former President of the prestigious International Academy of Trial Lawyers, an invitation-only worldwide organization, limited to 500 trial lawyers. Mr. Girardi is also the first trial lawyer to be appointed to the California Judicial Council, the policymaking body of the state courts.
$4.85 billion, Settlement – with pharmaceutical giant Merck for personal injuries to consumers of the drug Vioxx.
$1.9 billion, Settlement – for California consumers were defrauded by the manipulation of natural gas prices.
$1.7 billion, Settlement – for California consumers were defrauded by the manipulation of natural gas prices.
$333 million, Settlement – for 650 residents of Hinkley, California in the toxic tort case made famous by the film Erin… Read More