June 6, 2020

Sara Tucker

Sara Tucker concentrates her practice on complex products liability litigation with a focus on pharmaceutical and medical device litigation.  A veteran trial lawyer, Sara has experience defending clients in high-stakes mass tort and multi-district cases in federal and state courts.  She also has experience in consolidated state court litigation, consumer class actions and medical malpractice.

The American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division selected Sara for its “On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers” award in 2019, and Georgia Super Lawyers magazine has recognized Sara as a Rising Star for each of the past five years. 

Experience 

  • Counsel for pharmaceutical company in multidistrict litigation (MDL) involving proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) medications.
  • Counsel for global medical technology company in cases alleging bacterial contamination of sterile syringes.
  • National trial team member for global medical device company related to inferior vena cava (IVC) filters.
  • National trial team member for global medical device company in both MDL as well as state court litigation involving hernia mesh products.
  • Counsel for medical device company in cases alleging death and /or paralysis related to surgically implanted medical devices.
  • Counsel for pharmaceutical company in MDL litigation relating to chemotherapy medications.
  • Trial team member for one of the world’s largest medical device companies involving allegations of negligence in the design of a laser-resistant endotracheal tube. The client was assessed zero liability despite jury verdict of $18 million awarded against co-defendant health care providers.

Articles in the National Law Review database by Sara Tucker

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