DALLAS, TX—Fears Nachawati announces the formation of a new appellate practice group. Leading this section are veteran appellate and complex litigation lawyers Ann Saucer and Misty Farris. Both attorneys have high-level leadership experience in venues ranging from state and federal trial courts to the U.S. Supreme Court, preparing appellate briefs and written and oral arguments across a wide variety of areas.
In-state and federal MDLs and class-action lawsuits, Saucer has prevailed in arguments before the Fifth and Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, state supreme courts in Texas, Mississippi, and West Virginia, the Texas Court of Appeals in Dallas, and state and federal trial courts across the country.
Farris plays a large role in the firm’s public client litigation, pharmaceutical, and medical device litigation, handling substantive briefing and appellate matters in a broad range of practice areas, including litigation involving dangerous drugs, medical devices, and toxic torts.