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Recognized as One of the Nation’s Leading Law Firms

schmidt-firm-sign1The Schmidt Firm PLLC has been recognized as one of the nation’s leading plaintiff’s law firms and handles cases in all 50 states. The Firm, over the years, has handled many types of cases including medical malpractice, nursing home abuse, and transportation accidents.  The Firm currently handles cases primarily in the areas of Mass Tort drug litigation, catastrophic trucking accidents, and wrongful death cases.

Attorney CL Mike Schmidt has been practicing law for 50 years.  Starting as a defense lawyer and moving to the Plaintiff’s side around 1990, he has a full understanding of both sides of the legal spectrum. He has received a long list of honors and is Board Certified in Civil and Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and Board Certified as Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

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Nationally Recognized

The Schmidt Firm, PLLC has been recognized as one of the nation’s leading plaintiff’s law firms and handles cases in all 50 states. We are very proud of our legal achievements, but equally self-respecting of our firms reputation for providing personal attention to each and every client we represent.

No matter what type of case you have, you may contact us with confidence by filling out the email contact form by clicking here or calling us directly by dialing toll free 24 hrs/day (866) 920-0753.

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A Diversified Practice

The Schmidt Firm, PLLC has focused its practice on the representation of plaintiffs involved in both traditional personal injury and wrongful death litigation – involving medical malpractice, transportation accidents and nursing home abuse – as well as mass tort and toxic tort litigation – involving defective or dangerous pharmaceuticals, medical devices and toxic substances like Benzene and Asbestos. The Firm has also handled a large number of business cases, for both plaintiffs and defendants, as well as built one of the nations most preeminent Oil & Gas litigation practices.

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Areas of Practice

  • Accidents & Personal Injury
  • Business & Contract Litigation
  • Class Action
  • Consumer Protection
  • Diseases
  • Drug Side Effects
  • Food Poisoning
  • Malpractice
  • Medical Devices
  • Oil & Gas Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Toxic Substances

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Recent Posts

“Free Cruise” Robocall Settlement Offers $500 Per Call

January 20, 2017 — Consumers have until February 1 to join a class action lawsuit and get up to $500 per robocall offering a free cruise in exchange for answering a short political survey. The phone calls were made between August 1, 2011 and August 31, 2012. If you do...

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Multiple Sclerosis Drug Lemtrada May Worsen Disease

January 20, 2017 — The multiple sclerosis (MS) drug alemtuzumab caused severe and unpredictable side effects in a new study of patients with highly-active forms of the disease. Alemtuzumab has been sold in the U.S. under the brand-name Lemtrada by Genzyme Corporation...

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Study Finds NTM Bacteria in Nearly All Heater-Cooler Units

January 19, 2017 — A new study suggests that nearly all open-heart surgery patients in the last decade were exposed to a dangerous bacteria from heater-cooler machines. Most heater-coolers made in the last 8-10 years were contaminated with M. chimaera, a slow-growing...

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Stryker LFIT V40 Class Action Lawsuit

Lawyers for people who were injured by Stryker’s recalled LFIT V40 hip implant are asking federal judges to centralize the litigation into a “mass action” in one federal court. What You Can Do & How We Can Help The Schmidt Firm, PLLC is currently...

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Taxotere MDL Nearly Triples to 700+ Lawsuits

January 17, 2017 — The number of Taxotere lawsuits nearly tripled in the last four weeks, as 438 new lawsuits pushed the total number of cases past 700. There are now 705 lawsuits involving cancer patients who did not re-grow their hair after chemotherapy with...

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Man With Diffuse Lymphoma Files Roundup Lawsuit

January 16, 2017 — A man from Colorado who was diagnosed with an aggressive type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma after years of using the weed-killer Roundup has filed a lawsuit. The lawsuit (PDF) was filed on January 6, 2017 in the U.S. District Court for Colorado — In RE:...

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Lawsuit Blames Faulty ET-Plus Guardrail for Man’s Death

January 16, 2017 — The family of a young man who died in a car accident after hitting the end of a guardrail has filed a lawsuit against Trinity Industries. The lawsuit (PDF) was filed on November 29, 2016 in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of...

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Organ Donor Networks Face “Body Broker” Lawsuits

January 13, 2017 — An in-depth investigation by Reuters tells the story of how the body of an Arizona organ donor ended up as target practice for the U.S. Army. The story is not isolated — it is just one case out of thousands linked to a growing and unregulated...

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Honest Co. Recalls Baby Powder Due to Infection Risk

January 13, 2017 — Actress Jessica Alba’s Honest Co. is recalling organic baby powder because it may cause skin or eye infections due to bacterial contamination. The product is advertised as an “extra gentle natural dusting powder with probiotics.”...

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Below is a partial list of the awards and recognition that the attorneys / lawyers at our law firm have been awarded with, as well as a list of professional memberships.

Awards and recognition

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AV® Peer Review Rated Law Firm – An AV® certification mark is a significant rating accomplishment – a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence. A lawyer must be admitted to the bar for 10 years or more to receive an AV® rating.

AV Peer Review

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Super Lawyers
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • Lawdragon Top 500 Leading
    Lawyers in America
  • “Presidents Club”
  • American Association for Justice
  • American Bar Association
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • International Academy of
    Trial Lawyers
  • International Society of Barristers