Cases in 2021
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Cases in 2021

Below are summaries of our trials from 2021.

Gino Micheli and Girolama Micheli v. Bacou-Dalloz Safety, LLC (Wilson Safety Company) et al.
Civil Jury Trial (Remote Trial – COVID-19)
Superior Court of the State of California – San Francisco
Judge: Hon. Kathleen Kelly
Trial Type – 83-year old retired career Insulator, Shop Planner and Contract Price Analyst – Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma – Products Liability and Negligence/Loss of Consortium – Wilson Monomask 200 respiratory protection design defect – Naval Air Station Alameda, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard San Francisco, Department of the Navy Shipbuilding Supervisor.
Case resolved at commencement of Motions In Limine in excess of $2,500,000.00 as to all case defendants.
May-June 2021
 

Norman Nelson v. Keenan Properties, Inc.; Liberty Mutual Insurance Company as Insurer of Ocean Shore Iron Works Steam and Plumbing Service Corporation, et al.
Civil Jury Trial
Superior Court for the State of California, San Francisco County.
Judge: Hon. Harold Kahn
Trial type – Disputed Asbestosis/Medical Monitoring/Non-Smoker – 72-Year old retired San Francisco Bay Area Plumber/Marine Engineer at Hunters Point Naval Shipyard, San Francisco General Hospital, Stanford University, St. Ignatius High School, Children’s Hospital San Francisco, United Parcel Service, etc.
Case resolved after hearings on Motions in Limine prior to Jury Selection in excess of $750,000.00 as to all case defendants.
Mar 2021

Evelyn Brown et al. v. Lone Star Industries, et al.
Civil Jury Trial (Remote trial – COVID-19)
Superior Court of the State of California – County of Alameda
Judge: Hon. Paul D. Herbert
Trial type – Wrongful Death – 84-year-old retired Plasterer working throughout the East San Francisco Bay Area (Oakland Naval Hospital, West Oakland Main Post Office, Alta Bates Hospital, University of California at Berkeley, Laney College, BART, etc) – pathologic disputed cause of death – mesothelioma versus retroperitoneal fibrosis (RPF) – left chest encasing rind.
Case resolved during pre-trial motions, including proposed reverse bifurcation of issues in a 2-Phase trial to separate juries, in excess of $1,500,000.00 as to all case defendants.
Feb-Mar 2021

Else McKay et al. v. Honeywell International, Inc. (Bendix Corporation) et al.
Civil Jury Trial (Remote trial – COVID-19)
Superior Court of the State of California for Alameda County
Judge: Hon. Stephen Pulido
Trial type – Mesothelioma Wrongful death – 89-Year Old Career Maintenance Mechanic – General Motors Fremont California NUMMI plant – Negligence and Products Liability.
Case resolved during pre-trial motions in excess of $2,500,000.00 as to all case defendants
Jan-Feb 2021