Speaker

Beasley Allen

Speaker Bio

Leigh O’Dell is a partner with the Beasley Allen law firm and serves as Co-Lead Counsel of the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee in the ovarian cancer multidistrict litigation, In re: Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder Prods. Marketing, Sales Practices, & Prods. Liab. Litig., MDL No. 2738 (D.N.J). She practices in the area of product liability litigation and has represented victims in various mass torts including Vioxx, transvaginal mesh, and talcum powder, among others. Leigh co-chairs Emory University School of Law’s Institute for Complex Litigation’s Bridge to Practice and Next Generation Programs. Leigh is a graduate of Auburn University (B.S., Accounting) and the University of Alabama School of Law where she served as Managing Editor of the Alabama Law Review.

Agenda

When to see them

Wednesday
October 12

11:00 am BREAKOUT SESSION – The Defense's Mass Tort Bankruptcy Strategy Bellagio Ballroom 6

Thursday
October 13

2:00 pm Why Trial Skills Matter for Settlement Value Monet 2
4:30 pm Talc Bankruptcy Update Grand Ballroom 5