简介

Andrea Pierson is a seasoned trial lawyer who has defended product manufacturers and sellers in more than 40 different federal and state courts across the country and in Canada. For the last decade, Andrea's primary focus has been the defense of medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturers in individual cases and multidistrict litigation, protecting the future of their most valuable products.

Products Expertise

Andrea has acted as national and local counsel in matters involving the following products, among others:
  • Vascular implants and therapies 
  • Orthopedic devices
  • Pelvic mesh products
  • Female hormone replacement therapies
  • Surgical equipment
  • Compounded pharmaceuticals
  • Consumer and commercial vehicles and trailers
  • Industrial products
  • Various consumer goods

Andrea co-chairs FaegreBD’s drug and device practice group.

Mass Tort Experience

Andrea is co-lead counsel to one of the world's largest orthopedic device manufacturers in pending multidistrict litigation. She is lead counsel to a significant manufacturer of vascular products in multidistrict federal and state court litigation, and settlement counsel to a manufacturer in multidistrict federal litigation.

资质

执业资格

Indiana

出庭资格

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana

法务助理

Indiana Supreme Court, Hon. Randall T. Shepard, 1994-1995

教育

Notre Dame Law School
J.D. (1994)

Emporia State University
B.A. cum laude (1991)

见解和活动

领导力和社区

职业协会

  • American Bar Association — Litigation, Product Liability, and Medical Device and Pharmaceutical Sections
  • Defense Research Institute — Product Liability and Medical Device and Pharmaceutical Sections
  • Product Liability Advisory Council (PLAC)
  • Indianapolis Bar Association — Litigation and Women in the Law Divisions
  • Indianapolis Inn of Court — Barrister
  • National Institute of Trial Advocacy — Instructor of trial and deposition skills

荣誉

  • Law360 — Product Liability MVP, 2018
  • Indianapolis Business Journal — Women of Influence, 2017
  • The Best Lawyers in America — Product Liability Defense, 2013-19
  • Indiana Super Lawyers, 2007-18
  • Benchmark Litigation — Appellate, Commercial Litigation and Products Liability, 2008-19; Top 250 Women in Litigation, 2012-13, 2015-16
  • Indianapolis Bar Foundation — Distinguished Fellow
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