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Brian Panish
Brian Panish
Panish | Shea | Boyle | Ravipudi

One of the country’s leading trial attorneys, Los Angeles personal injury lawyer Brian Panish has obtained some of the most significant jury verdicts in United States history on behalf of plaintiffs. His courtroom victories include a $4.9 billion record verdict in the landmark products liability case Anderson v. General Motors, over 100 verdicts and settlements in excess of $10 million, six verdicts in excess of $50 million, and more than 500 verdicts and settlements over one million dollars in personal injury, car accident, wrongful death and business litigation cases.

Mr. Panish consistently serves in a leading role in the largest personal injury cases in California and the country — he currently serves as Plaintiffs Co-Lead Counsel in the Woolsey Fire litigation, Plaintiffs Co-Lead Counsel in the Southern California Fire Cases litigation arising from the 2017 Thomas Fire and subsequent debris flows in Montecito, California, and serves on the Plaintiffs Executive Committee for the 2017 North Bay Fires in Northern California. Mr. Panish serves as Lead Trial Counsel in the Porter Ranch/Aliso Canyon Gas Well Blowout Litigation where he lead a team of lawyers in obtaining a $1.8 billion settlement from Southern California Gas Company. He previously served in leadership roles in the Asiana Airlines Crash Litigation, the Olympus Superbug CRE Litigation and DePuy ASR Hip Implant Litigation, among others.

Most recently, Mr. Panish has been retained to represent the husband and son of Halyna Hutchins, a cinematographer who was fatally shot and killed by Alec Baldwin on the movie set of ‘Rust’ in October 2021.

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Benedict Morelli
Benedict Morelli
Morelli Law Firm

Benedict Morelli is the founding partner of Morelli Law Firm. He has obtained many multi-million dollar verdicts including a $102 million verdict in NY County for a client who sustained a severe traumatic brain injury, a $95 million verdict in a sexual harassment case in the Southern District of Illinois, a $62 million verdict in a traumatic brain injury construction accident case in Queens County and $22.5 million in a polio vaccine case in Staten Island. In 2021, he and his firm sustained the largest pain and suffering award for a TBI case in NY State history. He has represented clients in many high-profile cases, including actor/comedian Tracy Morgan in his truck accident case against Wal-Mart, professional tennis player Genie Bouchard in her case against the USTA arising from an accident that occurred at the 2015 U.S. Open, and the first woman to sue former Fox News Host Bill O’Reilly for sexual harassment. Mr. Morelli is a past president of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association.

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East Meets West: Learn from Two of the Titans of Trial

Brian Panish · Benedict Morelli

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Brian Panish has obtained some of the largest verdicts in U.S. history, including a landmark $4.9 billion verdict in a landmark products liability case against General Motors. Learn the similarities and differences of litigation and trials on the East Coast vs. West Coast. Voir dire, negotiations and trial process. Learn about strategies and tactics that work whether you’re trying a case in New York, California or anywhere else in the country.

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