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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

Morcellator Use in Hysterectomies Falls After FDA Warnings

August 23, 2016 — Warnings issued by the FDA dramatically decreased the use of power morcellators in hysterectomies, according to a research letter published in JAMA. Only 2.8% of minimally-invasive hysterectomies used power morcellators in early 2015, compared with...

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B. Cepacia Lawsuit

Outbreaks of the antibiotic-resistant bacteria B. cepacia have been linked to antiseptic wipes, liquid stool softener, and many other medicines and medical devices. What You Can Do & How We Can Help The Schmidt Firm, PLLC is currently accepting B. Cepacia induced...

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Cleansing Wipe Recall Expands for B. Cepacia Infection Risk

August 23, 2016 — Sage Products is expanding a recall for incontinence wipes that may be contaminated with the antibiotic-resistant bacteria B. cepacia. On August 1, one lot of Comfort Shield® Barrier Cream Cloths were recalled after a product tested positive for B....

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550 Bair Hugger Joint Infection Lawsuits Filed in MDL

August 22, 2016 — 3M is facing about 550 lawsuits from people who developed joint infections after the Bair Hugger forced-air warming device was used in their surgery. The lawsuits have been consolidated in federal court in Minnesota since December 2015, where they...

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11 Year-Old Goes Bald After Using WEN Conditioner

August 22, 2016 — An 11 year-old girl from Colorado who experienced long-term hair loss after using WEN Conditioner has joined a class action lawsuit. The Daily Mail reports that Eliana Lawrence used WEN only three times before going bald. The incident occurred two...

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Hepatitis A Outbreak Linked to Tropical Smoothie Café

August 22, 2016 — An outbreak of hepatitis A that sickened 10 people in Virginia has been linked to strawberries from Egypt that were sold by Tropical Smoothies Café. The frozen strawberries were contaminated with the same strain of hepatitis A that caused two...

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Dental Infection Outbreak Class Action Filed in New Jersey

August 19, 2016 — The victims of a deadly outbreak of infections have filed a class action lawsuit against a dentist in New Jersey, according to News12. Health officials have confirmed that 15 people developed bacterial endocarditis, which is an infection that causes...

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Recall Issued After Scallops Test Positive for Hepatitis A

August 19, 2016 — Scallops imported from the Philippines tested positive for hepatitis A, making them the likely source of a massive outbreak linked to Genki Sushi in Hawaii. In a release (PDF), epidemiologist Dr. Sarah Park said the lab results from the FDA are an...

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FDA Delays Approving Antidote to Xarelto and Eliquis

August 19, 2016 — The FDA has delayed approval for AndexXa (andexanet alfa), the first-ever antidote to stop uncontrollable bleeding in patients on Xarelto and Eliquis. The surprise decision was announced yesterday by Portola Pharmaceuticals. The FDA asked Portola for...

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McDonald’s Pulls Happy Meal Watches for Burn Hazard

August 18, 2016 — McDonald’s is pulling fitness-tracking watches out of Happy Meals after reports of skin irritation and burns. The colorful “Step-It” watches were sold in Happy Meals as part of a 4-week promotion coinciding with the 2016 Olympics,...

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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