HB is proud to announce nationally-recognized trial attorney Mark Lanier of The Lanier Law Firm will deliver the keynote address at Trying an Asbestos Case: How to Get the ‘W’ in New York on June 21.

The conference is chaired by defense attorney Jeffrey King of K&L Gates of Boston and Rick Meadows from the New York office of The Lanier Law Firm.

Credited with securing one of the largest asbestos verdicts in U.S. history, Lanier is recognized as one of the top trial lawyers in the United States.  The National Law Journal has placed him among the top 10 trial attorneys and among the nation’s most influential.  Lanier’s experience in the courtroom has resulted in feature articles in The Wall Street Journal, The American Lawyer, Texas Lawyer, The New York Times, New York Lawyer, The National Law Journal, Los Angeles Times, The Boston Globe, Houston Chronicle and Bloomberg, among others. He is also a frequent guest on news shows such as ABC’s “Good Morning America” and CNBC’s “Squawk Box.”

Lanier also spoke at HB’s 14th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference and HB’s Lead Litigation Conference in Amelia Island, Fla., on Oct. 3, 2011. Click below to hear what he had to say.

HB’s Trying an Asbestos Case: How to Get the W will be held June 21, 2012, at Thomson Hall, 195 Broadway, New York, NY 10007. For more information, registration and group discounts, contact Brownie Bokelman at brownie.bokelman@litigationconferences.com or 484-324-2755 x212. Early bird registration is available until April 30 at the rate of $695 per registrant.