Kathleen has been part of multiple national representations in mass tort proceedings for pharmaceutical companies. She has worked with numerous attorneys from around the country to coordinate overall strategy and the day-to-day handling of individual cases, and managed the development of a sales and marketing and regulatory company case – including preparing company witnesses for deposition. She has also developed and worked with experts in the areas of Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, endocrinology, genetics, neurology, neuroradiology, orthopedic surgery, allergy and immunology, epidemiology, virology, immunology, geriatrics, and pain management.
Kathleen has managed all aspects of medical device cases involving allegations of wrongful death or serious injury, including expert development; factual analysis and development of the company case; expert, corporate, and fact witness depositions; dispositive and Daubert motions practice; and pre-trial preparation. She has had primary responsibility for expert and scientific development in the fields of biomedical engineering, human factors engineering, pediatric neurology, pediatric psychology, pediatric cardiology, nursing, toxicology, and forensic pathology.