Schultz, Tom

Law Firm: Panish Shea & Boyle LLP

Tom Schultz has been an attorney for over 30 years, focusing his practice on representing plaintiffs in a variety of complex civil cases involving claims of personal injury, wrongful death, product liability and financial loss, as well as pharmaceutical and medical device related injuries. During his career as a plaintiff’s attorney, Mr. Schultz has represented almost 4,000 clients and has obtained well in excess of $1 billion in settlements and verdicts on behalf of his clients. He is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell — the highest rating possible for an attorney — and a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) for his extensive jury trial experience. Mr. Schultz is listed among the Best Lawyers in America and is recognized as a Southern California Super Lawyer by the Super Lawyers® publication. In addition to handling individual cases, Mr. Schultz was the primary handling lawyer for several mass tort cases including a $200 million settlement involving claims against the pharmaceutical giant, Eli Lilly, for injuries arising out of the drug Zyprexa.

Appears in

David Rudorfer & Thomas Schultz – Wrongful Death of a 75 Year Old with Co-Morbidities – 10/16/20 David Rudorfer & Thomas Schultz – Wrongful Death of a 75 year old with Co-Morbidities Part 2 – 12/10/20 Brian Panish, Tom Schultz, John Shaller, Matthew Stumpf, and Andrew Owen – Leg Amputation and Psychological Injuries Resulting in $23.7 Million Bench Trial Award – 02/19/21 Brian Panish, Tom Schultz, John Shaller, Matthew Stumpf, and jury consultant Sonia Chopra – Focus Group Research that led to $23.7 Million Bench Trial Award – 03/12/21