Dangerous Drugs & Devices Lawyers in Houston, TX
Dangerous drugs and medical devices are often the cause of serious personal
injuries which negatively affect the lives of injured victims and their
families. However, lawsuits are extremely difficult to file against pharmaceutical
companies with power and financial resources. As a result, many patients
deal with long-lasting adverse side effects that damage their overall
quality of life - or the quality of life for their children suffering
from the resulting birth defects.
Many are not able to recover the finances necessary to take care of:
- Lost wages
- Medical bills
- Emotional damages
In the event a case is brought up against a drug manufacturer, they will
investigate the law firm filing the suit to see whether or not they possess
the money needed to fight. Without sufficient backing, the odds are stacked
against the plaintiff and his or her legal representation, as they will
likely be overwhelmed by the corporation’s resources at some point
and the case will go nowhere. The best-case scenario in these situations
is usually a settlement far too low to do any real good. But if they discover
that the plaintiff’s firm does have the financial wherewithal and,
more importantly, has already proven its ability to take a drug lawsuit
to trial and win, that can be a major game-changer for the pharmaceutical
Tracey & Fox is here to help: Call (713) 999-3681 to request a free initial consultation.
When Products Are Dangerous to Consumer Safety
If enough people have been injured or made ill as a result of their negligence
somewhere in the research, development, testing, or release process, then
they may have to go so far as to heavily regulate or outright yank the
offending medication. Some high-profile victories against SSRIs and other
drugs have sent a clear message to drug manufacturers that rushing to
the market can come with grave consequences.
The following prescriptions are known to cause significant suffering from
adverse side effects and birth injuries, even when taken as directed:
Tracey & Fox: Possessing Drug Lawsuit Know-How with Nationwide Results
Because nearly every pharmaceutical company headquarters is in Pennsylvania,
most drug litigation lawsuits will be filed in that state. Although based
in Houston, Attorney Sean Patrick Tracey is licensed to practice in the
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and routinely handles litigation there for
clients from across the country. Mr. Tracey’s pharmaceutical drug
lawsuits have resulted in multi-million dollar settlements.
That experience has imbued our entire firm with invaluable insight into
how pharmaceutical companies develop their drugs, how they test them,
and how they work to cover up their negative results. Our Houston personal
injury lawyers know exactly where and how to look for this kind of evidence,
and how to use it to maximize the compensation our clients receive.
For the high-quality legal representation you need, please get in touch with our firm today.