Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) September 08, 2015
Spangenberg Shibley & Liber LLP is pleased to announce that attorney Dustin B. Herman has joined the law firm as an associate.
Dustin’s practice has focused on pharmaceutical and medical device litigation and catastrophic injury cases. He has handled cases involving traumatic brain injuries, medical malpractice-wrongful death, product liability-wrongful death, gas drilling/fracking cases, commercial disputes, and various mass tort cases including Actos, BP Oil, DePuy ASR, DePuy Pinnacle, Propecia, Stryker Rejuvenate/ABG-II, Yaz, and the Zimmer Natural Knee II.
Prior to joining the Spangenberg Team, Dustin was an attorney with Romano Law Group in West Palm Beach, FL. Dustin has handled complex product liability cases in both federal and state courts and is experienced in handling mass tort cases that have been consolidated into multidistrict litigation (or an “MDL”).
He has a deep interest in complicated scientific issues. As part of his work in the Propecia litigation (MDL No.: 2331 In re Propecia (Finasteride), Dustin has been assigned to the science committee. Dustin is also litigating Stryker Rejuvenate/ABG-II cases in state-court in Florida.
Dustin has lectured across the country on various legal topics and is the author of numerous publications, including as co-author of a chapter in the 4th Edition of AAJ’s “Anatomy of a Personal Injury Lawsuit,” which was released in March 2015 by Trial Guides and AAJ.
In 2013, Dustin was named as one of South Florida’s “Most Effective Lawyers” by the Daily Business Review; in 2014, he was selected as one of the National Trial Lawyers Association’s “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” (for the south Florida area); and in June 2015, Dustin was named as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers.
Dustin is an Eagle Member of the Florida Justice Association and he served on the Board of Directors for the Young Lawyers Division.
Dustin received his undergraduate degree at the University of Florida and his J.D. at Florida International University College of Law.
Dustin and his wife, Dana, recently relocated to Cleveland from Delray Beach, FL.
About Spangenberg Shibley & Liber, LLP
The Spangenberg Law Firm handles a broad range of personal injury, dangerous products, medical malpractice, workplace injury, nursing home and elder abuse and civil rights cases. It also litigates a variety of property damage and insurance coverage cases. For more information or to contact a Spangenberg attorney, please visit http://www.spanglaw.com or call 216.696.3232.