NEW YORK, New York, September 30, 2013 (PRWEB) September 30, 2013
Levy Phillips & Konigsberg LLP (“LPK”), a nationally-recognized personal injury and wrongful death law firm, with offices in New York, New Jersey, and Georgia, is pleased to announce the addition of Christy Westad to their team of defective medical devices and pharmaceutical product liability attorneys.
With the addition of Ms. Westad, the firm is confirming its long-term commitment to seeking justice on behalf of individuals and the families of those who have suffered catastrophic personal injuries as a result of pharmaceutical products or medical devices.
In addition to the nationally-acclaimed work on behalf of individuals injured by asbestos, lead poisoning, and medical malpractice, LPK has also pursued pharmaceutical claims on behalf of those injured by the use of anti-inflammatory drugs, anti-obesity medications, contraceptives, and synthetic estrogens. For the remarkable work on behalf of its clients, U.S. News-Best Lawyers has named LPK the 2013 “Law Firm of the Year” in the category of plaintiff’s product liability litigation.
Ms. Westad has over a decade of experience focusing almost exclusively on the representation of individuals injured by defective medical devices and both prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceutical products. She has represented clients who have suffered a wide range of injuries including: hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke; sudden cardiac death, heart attack and other cardiac injuries; liver failure; kidney failure; amoebic eye infections; failed artificial hips and knees; development of type 2 diabetes; and blood clots in the lungs, limbs, eyes and brain.
LPK is excited about reinforcing its pharmaceutical and medical device litigation team of attorneys and paralegals, dedicated to helping their existing and new clients.
For more information about LPK or to speak with the firm’s defective medical devices and pharmaceutical product liability lawyer, please call 24/7 and toll-free at 1.800.988.8005 or submit an online inquiry at http://www.lpklaw.com.