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Lawdragon 500 Honors Attorneys Michael L. Baum, R. Brent Wisner in 2021 Edition


Attorneys Michael Lin Baum and R. Brent Wisner have the great privilege of being honored in 2021 Lawdragon 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyers for their landmark success in fighting the good fight for clients in Los Angeles and throughout the United States.

About Lawdragon

A well-known and highly respected legal media company, Lawdragon curates the 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyers list each year through peer nomination, research, and review. Many attorneys consider recognition in Lawdragon 500 to be among the highest distinctions in the profession.

“These lawyers stand up against the worst, seeking justice and providing hope,” Lawdragon said in announcing the 2021 edition. “This year seemed a fitting time as well to honor an amazing and historic class of plaintiff lawyers who truly created the world of personal injury and plaintiff consumer lawyering as we know it today.”

Taking Legal Advocacy to a Whole New Level

In addition to their work as trial attorneys, Attorneys Baum and Wisner hold senior positions at the national law firm of Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman. Attorney Baum is firm president and senior managing shareholder, while Attorney Wisner holds the title of vice president and senior shareholder.

For the past 30+ years, Attorney Baum has guided the firm to success in thousands of personal injury and wrongful death cases. He is particularly skilled in handling cases involving, defective consumer products toxic torts and dangerous pharmaceutical drugs. And he dexterously oversees all aspects of Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman’s day-to-day and big-picture work, including its mass tort litigation.

This is the third consecutive year in which Michael Baum has been named to Lawdragon 500. Law360, National Law Journal, Super Lawyers®, The Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers™, The National Trial Lawyers, and Best Lawyers®, among others, have also recognized him for his work., He also holds an AVVO Superb Score of 10 out of 10 and AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating through Martindale Hubbell.

Attorney R. Brent Wisner has also earned recognition in the 2021 edition of Lawdragon 500 for the third consecutive year. In addition to this prestigious award, he has also earned an AVVO Superb Score of 10 out of 10, and received acclaim from Law360, National Law Journal, Best Lawyers®, Super Lawyers®, The National Trial Lawyers, The Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers™, and more.

Attorney Wisner focuses his practice on helping marginalized communities seek justice against large corporations in pharmaceutical class actions, toxic torts, and consumer fraud litigation. He takes great pride in handling all facets of every case that he and his team of attorneys take on. He was instrumental in winning the first three Monsanto (now Bayer) Roundup cancer lawsuits, which amounted to more than $2.424 billion in damages for the three plaintiffs. What’s more, he is the youngest attorney to achieve a multibillion-dollar jury verdict—ever.

Congratulations to Attorneys Baum and Wisner on yet another notable accomplishment! We are very proud of their continued success in striving for excellence. There is no doubt that for them and our entire team at Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman, the future will be chock-full of groundbreaking work. As Lawdragon put it, “Watch out for a blockbuster year or two ahead.”

To get in touch with Attorneys Baum and Wisner, contact Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman online today. Our Los Angeles office can also be reached at (855) 948-5098.


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