Among his recent notable experience, Mr. Nolan was co-lead trial counsel for Johnson & Johnson in a twelve-week, multi-plaintiff trial in New Jersey state court. Mr. Nolan was also on the Weil trial team that secured a unanimous defense jury verdict for Johnson & Johnson following a four-week trial in New Jersey state court alleging that it’s Baby Powder contained asbestos and caused plaintiff’s cancer. This marked the first win for the company in New Jersey state courts, where thousands of similar cases are pending.
Mr. Nolan has significant experience at every phase of litigation, in a variety of jurisdictional settings. This includes primary responsibility for pleadings, dispositive motions, managing discovery, witnesses preparation, and examining witnesses in depositions and at trial. Mr. Nolan also frequently litigates on behalf of both debtors and creditors in complex chapter 11 cases.
Mr. Nolan received his J.D., magna cum laude, from Brooklyn Law School, where he was an Articles Editor for the Brooklyn Law Review and inducted into the Order of Barristers. He holds a B.A. in Economics from Boston College.