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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 plaintiffs’ law firms and handles cases in all 50 states. We are very proud of our legal achievements, but equally self-respecting of our firm’s 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

StrataMR Valve Class Action

One death and dozens of complaints prompted Medtronic to recall StrataMR valves because they may fail to drain cerebrospinal fluid and cause symptoms of hydrocephalus, coma, or death. What You Can Do & How We Can Help The Schmidt Firm, PLLC is currently accepting...

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Medtronic StrataMR Valve Lawsuit

Medtronic recalled all StrataMR adjustable pressure valves after reports of one death and dozens of complaints about under-drainage of cerebrospinal fluid. What You Can Do & How We Can Help The Schmidt Firm, PLLC is currently accepting StrataMR induced injury...

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Acute Myeloid Leukemia Lawsuit

Exposure to the toxic chemical benzene is known to cause Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML), a serious type of blood cancer. Studies show that leukemia is 2.5-times more common in workers with high exposure to benzene. What You Can Do & How We Can Help The Schmidt Firm,...

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Breast Implants Linked to 51 Cancer Reports in Australia

April 20, 2017 — Health officials in Australia have reported 51 cases of Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (ALCL) in women with textured breast implants since 2007, including 3 deaths. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) also published an update regarding safety...

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Benzene Cancer Lawsuit Filed by Auto Mechanic

April 19, 2017 — An auto mechanic with cancer has filed a lawsuit against 14 companies who sell gasoline, solvents, paint, and other products that contain the toxic chemical benzene for failing to warn about health hazards. The lawsuit was filed by Steven J. Williams,...

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Benzene Class Action Lawsuit

Benzene is a widely-used, highly toxic industrial chemical that is associated with several types of cancer, such as Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) and Myelodysplastic Syndrome (AML). What You Can Do & How We Can Help The Schmidt Firm, PLLC is currently accepting...

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Hyland’s Tablet Recall Lawsuit

Hyland’s homeopathic teething tablets for babies were recalled because they contain toxic belladonna (deadly nightshade). At least 10 deaths and 400 babies were poisoned since 2010 when the problem was discovered and the first recall was issued. What You Can Do...

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Auto Mechanic Benzene Exposure Lawsuit

Automotive mechanics are exposed to the toxic chemical benzene by breathing fumes from degreasers, gasoline, solvents, paint, car emissions, and more. Benzene is known to cause cancers like Acute Myelogenous Leukemia (AML) and Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS). What You...

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150K Garbage Disposals Recalled for Metal Injury Risk

April 12, 2017 — After nearly two dozen reports of garbage disposals shooting out broken pieces of metal, a recall was issued for nearly 150,000 disposals that were sold under a variety of brand-names. There were 22 reports of metal shards ejecting out of the garbage...

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Lawsuit Filed by Man Injured by Two Hernia Plugs

April 11, 2017 — A man from Texas who was injured by two types of defective hernia plugs has filed a lawsuit against Ethicon and C.R. Bard. The lawsuit (PDF) was filed by a 32 year-old man from Harris County, Texas who developed a groin hernia on the job in February...

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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