J. Joseph "Joe" Tanner of Baker & Daniels LLP has been named to Law360's product liability editorial advisory board for 2011.
Law360, a daily newswire for business lawyers, covers breaking news and analysis across every major practice area and industry affecting the U.S. and international legal community.
Comprised of leading professionals, the 12-member Law360 product liability board was selected from candidates throughout the country to provide guidance on Law360's publications and discuss timely topics facing corporate counsel and product liability professionals. They represent a diverse readership, including participation by in-house counsel and government attorneys, as well as plaintiffs and defense counsel.
At Baker & Daniels, Tanner leads the firm's product liability litigation group. In his practice, Tanner counsels clients on a wide range of product liability issues, including trial and litigation strategies, dispute resolution, recalls, crisis communication and preventive action.
Tanner has represented global and regional manufacturers in numerous state, federal and appellate courts throughout the United States and Canada. In doing so, he has defended a variety of products, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, consumer products, motor and recreational vehicles and components, and industrial machinery.