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Chicago, September 05, 2023

McCaskey Serves as Mentor for Product Liability Advisory Council's 2023 Mock Trial Program

Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP Partner Mike McCaskey served as a mentor to future leaders for the Product Liability Advisory Council’s (PLAC) mock trial program in Cleveland, Ohio.

The new generation of trial lawyers participated in a mock trial at the Carl B. Stokes United States Courthouse and learned from trial experts, coaches, mentors, and presiding judge Hon. J. Phillip Calabrese throughout the process.

Mike is an active member of PLAC and an accomplished litigator practicing in federal and state courts throughout the country. He has extensive experience in the area of product liability litigation with a focus on catastrophic injury, class actions, and complex commercial disputes. He also counsels clients regarding internal and governmental defect investigations, product recalls, compliance with regulatory standards, warnings and manuals, and emerging issues with connected and autonomous vehicles. Michael also serves as the chairman of the firm’s Product Liability Practice Group. Learn more about Mike and his practice here.

The Product Liability Advisory Council, Inc. (PLAC) is a not-for-profit association of product manufacturers, suppliers, retailers, and select regulatory, litigation, and appellate professionals who work to shape the common law of product liability, provide guidance on changing regulations, and strategically help corporations manage risk throughout the entire product lifecycle. Learn more about the Product Liability Advisory Council here.

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