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Boston injury attorneys helping victims since 1978

Thousands of people each year suffer dangerous side effects and even death caused by prescription and over the counter drugs and medical devices. Thornton Law Firm LLP is a national leader in representing people injured by hazardous or unsafe drugs and medical devices.  We have successfully litigated and settled lawsuits against powerful manufacturers. We represent clients in nearly all active multidistrict litigations in the United States.

We are currently investigating and/or litigating pharmaceutical drug and medical device cases where there has been a withdrawal or recall of the drug/device from the market or where we believe there have been far more serious health effects than reported by the manufacturer.  Those drugs and devices include:

Attorneys representing unsafe medical device victims

Thornton Law Firm has decades of experience representing those injured by drugs and medical devices. Our extensive experience in medical device litigation includes representing over 500 people in silicone breast implant litigation in both individual lawsuits and national class action settlements.  We also successfully represented hundreds of plaintiffs with Dalkon Shield and orthopedic screw claims.

Defective drug litigation lawyers

In the area of pharmaceutical drug lawsuits, our experience includes representing over 1,000 individuals in diet drug litigation involving Fen-Phen (Pondimin [Fenfluramine] and Phentermine) and Redux (Dexfenfluramine), both within the nationwide settlement and in individual lawsuits. In 1999, we were appointed coordinating counsel on behalf of all plaintiffs with lawsuits related to these drugs pending in Massachusetts state courts.

Our attorneys have outstanding experience and credentials, including:

Thornton Law Firm drugs and medical devices litigation attorneys

Please visit our significant cases page to see our successes in defective drugs and medical device cases.

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Contact the Boston law firm of Thornton Law Firm LLP online or at 1-888-341-1405 for a free consultation with a recognized leader in personal injury and medical device litigation.  You have nothing to risk. We offer a fair and accurate assessment of your case.

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Thornton Law Firm was founded in 1978 by Michael Thornton and two other attorneys doing groundbreaking work for victims of mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases. Now a leading injury law firm in Massachusetts and one of the largest plaintiff law firms in New England, the firm has 19 attorneys representing thousands of clients in a wide variety of plaintiff-side work.

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