Butler Snow attorneys Mitchell K. Morris and Luther T. Munford have authored the Product Liability & Safety USA Trends and Developments section of the 2021 edition of the Chambers Global Practice Guide. In the publication titled “Defeating the New Product Liability Mass Tort: Entrepreneurial Consumer Class Actions,” Morris and Munford explore the newest trend of “entrepreneurial” lawyer-driven litigation and how the same quality can be used in defense and justifying dismissal. Read the full publication here.
Morris practices within Butler Snow’s Products, Catastrophic & Industrial Litigation and Commercial Litigation groups. He regularly represents clients in high-exposure traumatic injury, wrongful death, intentional tort, environmental, pharmaceutical and complex commercial matters. Morris also devotes a significant part of his practice to combatting fraud and abuse in mass and class actions.
Munford serves in an of counsel role in Butler Snow’s appellate and written advocacy group, and concentrates his practice on appellate matters, media law, constitutional law, professional liability and product liability defense.