Drugs and Defective Medical Devices

Fighting dangerous products.

Thousands of lives are impacted every year by the negligence of manufacturers, suppliers, distributors and retailers. Some of the worst offenders have caused brain trauma, burns, spinal cord injuries, loss of limbs and even death.

It’s the responsibility of corporations to make sure their products are free of defects and design flaws. These businesses are required to include accurate instructions or warning labels. Balaban and Spielberger have the extensive knowledge and experience to make sure manufacturers answer for their mistakes.

As trial lawyers, we’ve stood up on behalf of our clients affected by unsafe drugs and defective medical devices. An overwhelming amount of these cases have resulted in our favor. We are constantly challenging companies and letting them know that these oversights will not be tolerated. We’ll stand by your side and fight for you.

Deadly Drug Trial: $8 Million Verdict

A Los Angeles jury found a subsidiary of pharmaceutical giant, Johnson & Johnson responsible for the wrongful death of 25-year-old Leo Liu who died in a clinical trial of the dangerous anti-psychotic medication, Risperdal. Janssen Research and Development will pay the decedent’s mother $8 million in damages. Liu, who lived in Los Angeles, suffered from […]

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Defective Medical Device: $4.7 Million Settlement

Just hours after his birth, our client’s life was changed forever by a botched circumcision. The procedure performed by a physician involved the use of a dangerous and defective tool. The device mutilated the client’s penis forcing him to undergo numerous reconstructive surgeries over the course of several years. The injury also inflicted psychological and […]

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