Scott L. Winkelman

Scott L. Winkelman is a partner in the firm’s Mass Tort, Product, and Consumer Litigation Group. Scott is co-founder of the Product Risk Management Practice, and head of the firm’s Transportation Practice. He has held roles on the firm’s Management Board and Executive Committee. Scott represents clients in class actions, multidistrict proceedings, arbitrations, and other … Read more

Sarah L. Wilson

Sarah Wilson is a litigation and investigations partner who chairs the firm’s market-leading Product Safety Practice Group. Her clients include the world’s largest global consumer and commercial products manufacturers across a range of industries, including consumer packaged goods, automotive vehicles and equipment, aviation, electronics, life sciences, and information technology. Ms. Wilson has successfully represented clients … Read more

Jeffrey R. Sandler

Jeffrey Sandler defends clients in tort litigation with an emphasis on product liability and toxic tort matters. Jeff joined Tucker Ellis after serving for five years as assistant general counsel of a $17-billion international industrial and manufacturing company. There, he was responsible for all aspects of litigation management for North American claims against all product … Read more

Kenneth J. Reilly

Ken is nationally known for serving as lead litigation counsel for Fortune 500 corporations and his defense of class actions against the tobacco industry. His defense verdicts for high-profile cases have been noted by The National Law Journal as among the “Top 10 Verdicts” for three years in a row. In the last 10 years, … Read more

Joseph G. Petrosinelli

Joe Petrosinelli is the Chairman of Williams & Connolly and a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. He is also Co-Chair of the firm’s Products Liability practice group. Joe has tried numerous civil and criminal cases in federal and state courts, has been lead counsel in several significant U.S. and international arbitrations, and has represented … Read more

Gregory E. Ostfeld

Gregory E. Ostfeld is Vice Chair of the firm’s Pharmaceutical Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Practice and Co-Chair of the Chicago Litigation Practice. For more than two decades, Greg has focused on providing outstanding representation and exceptional service to clients in regulated industries, with a focus on pharmaceutical and medical device companies, the financial … Read more

Daphne O’Connor

Daphne O’Connor, co-chair of the firm’s Product Liability Litigation practice group, focuses her practice on managing, litigating and trying complex product liability and mass tort cases. She has served as national counsel for major pharmaceutical and tobacco companies with a focus on legal strategy, settlement and complex scientific and medical issues. She also counsels clients … Read more

Andrew R. McGaan

Andy McGaan is a nationally recognized trial lawyer: Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers; named one of “the nation’s best litigators,” National Law Journal Special Report, “Winning: Successful Litigators, Powerful Strategies” (2011); American Lawyer, “Litigator of the Week” for defense verdict in City of St. Louis v. American Tobacco (5/5/11); Chambers USA: America’s … Read more

Clare M. Maisano

Clare’s practice focuses on the defense of product liability matters in state and federal courts. She represents a variety of clients on both the national and local level in cases pending across the country. She has taken and defended hundreds of fact and expert witness depositions, argued dispositive, pretrial, and discovery motions, and has participated … Read more

Douglas J. Kurtenbach

For over 30 years, Doug has achieved consistent trial and appellate successes by collaborating with highly skilled lawyers at the world’s premier companies, his partners and colleagues at Kirkland, and co-counsel throughout the world. These high-stakes litigation success stories — and the corporation counsel working with Doug — have been featured in Corporate Counsel, The … Read more