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Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Neil Goldberg and Anita Hotchkiss Listed in International Who’s Who of Product Liability Defense Lawyers July 31, 2012

Goldberg Segalla is proud to announce that attorneys Neil A. Goldberg and Anita Hotchkiss have been recognized by the international publication Who’s Who Legal for their accomplishments and experience in the practice of products liability defense.

Mr. Goldberg is a founding partner of the firm and practices from its Buffalo office. He has defended complex catastrophic cases across the United States for a number of New York Stock Exchange companies. His over 30 years of experience includes serving as co-counsel for a major product manufacturer in the dental adhesive cream MDL litigation and acting as counsel for a major medical device manufacturer in securing one of the leading Daubert v. Merrell Dow decisions striking plaintiff’s expert testimony for failure to comply with Daubert criteria.

Ms. Hotchkiss is a partner in the firm’s Princeton office. She has more than 30 years of experience defending companies and individuals in the state and federal trial and appellate courts, and is Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney. Her practice emphasizes complex pharmaceutical, medical device, and other products liability cases, mass torts, class actions, and medical and legal professional liability matters. Ms. Hotchkiss secured one of the first "junk science" dismissals in the country on the basis of Daubert v. Merrell Dow. 

Since 1996, Who's Who Legal has identified the foremost legal practitioners in 32 areas of business law and over 100 countries. Nominees have been selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed.