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What the team is known for Standout ability in complex regional mass torts and medical device product liability cases. Considerable trial experience in the healthcare, financial services and manufacturing industries. Also remains at the forefront of developing legal project management practices. Offers clients the benefit of an experienced bench of trial lawyers able to handle a variety of challenging cases. Regularly acts as national counsel to major corporations and experienced acting in state and federal proceedings.

Strengths One client praises the team for being "really willing and able to jump in," and says: "They did a great job defending us."

An impressed client says the team "just 'gets it' from a practical litigation perspective," adding that the attorneys are "easy to work with."

Notable practitioners

Carter Thompson is commended for his work in product liability, with extensive experience in drug and medical device matters. One client notes that Thompson has "a lot of trial experience," and demonstrates "a lot of good judgment." He splits his time between Jackson and Memphis, Tennessee.

Sheryl Bey is praised by clients for her far-reaching financial services and insurance litigation practice. One client says: "She is an exceptional lawyer, with a lot of common sense," whose guidance can "really turn a case around."

Bill Reed has a wide-ranging practice, acting on matters as diverse as white-collar fraud, product liability and antitrust. He is also noted for his particular expertise in life sciences, healthcare and oil and gas cases.