Stacy Hauer

Attorney

Stacy Hauer represents clients who have been injured as a result of defective drugs or faulty medical devices. Since she began practicing law, she has focused much of her practice in this area on large national cases including: Baycol, Zyprexa, Medtronic Defibrillators, Guidant Defibrillators, Medtronic Sprint Fidelis leads, Digitek, and Transvaginal Mesh. Ms. Hauer’s extensive background in science and medicine make her uniquely qualified for drug and device litigation.

Ms. Hauer graduated cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School. She also received a Masters Degree from the College of Pharmacy at the University of Minnesota. Stacy also received her Bachelor degrees in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Chemistry from the University of Minnesota, Duluth. Finally, Stacy has a background working in the health care industry and caring for patients which has given her a compassionate perspective in advocating for clients who have been injured by defective drugs and medical devices.

NATIONAL LEADERSHIP POSITIONS & CASE RESUME

  • MDL 1431: In re Baycol Products Litigation MDL 1431, United States District Court, District of Minnesota (Discovery Committee, Science and Expert Committee, Law & Briefing Committee)
  • MDL 1535: In re: Welding Rods Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio. (Trial Team in Mann v. Lincoln Elec.)
  • MDL 1596: In re: Zyprexa Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, Eastern District of New York. (Third Party Payor Discovery Committee)
  • MDL 1672: In re: Express Scripts, Inc. Pharmacy Benefits Management Litigation, United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri (Discovery Committee)
  • MDL 1708: In re Guidant Implantable Defibrillators Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, District of Minnesota (Co-Chair of Claim Review Committee)
  • MDL 1724: In re: Viagra Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, District of Minnesota (Science & Expert Committee
  • MDL 1726: In re Medtronic Implantable Defibrillators Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, District of Minnesota (Claim Review Committee)
  • MDL 1905: In re Medtronic Inc., Sprint Fidelis Leads Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, District of Minnesota (Claim Review Committee)
  • MDL 1943: In re: Levaquin Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, District of Minnesota (Discovery Committee)
  • MDL 1968: In re: Digitek Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, Southern District of West Virginia (Plaintiff Steering Committee)
  • MDL 2096: In re: Zicam Cold Remedy Marketing Sales Practices and Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, District of Arizona (Science & Expert Committee, Discovery Committee, Law & Briefing Committee)
  • MDL 2187: In re C.R. Bard, Inc., Pelvic Repair System Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, Southern District of West Virginia (Plaintiff Steering Committee)
  • MDL 2325: In re American Medical Systems, Inc. Pelvic Repair System Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, Southern District of West Virginia (Plaintiff Steering Committee)
  • MDL 2326: In re Boston Scientific Corp. Pelvic Repair System Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, Southern District of West Virginia (Plaintiff Steering Committee)
  • MDL 2327: In re Ethicon, Inc., Pelvic Repair System Products Liability Litigation, United States District Court, Southern District of West Virginia (Plaintiff Steering Committee)
  • In re American Medical Systems, Inc. Litigation, Minnesota District Court, Fourth Judicial District, 27-CV-11-3933 (Co-Lead Counsel for Plaintiffs)

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Exclusively representing Plaintiffs in the following types of cases:

  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation
  • Mass Tort Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Class Action

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Minnesota Law & Politics: Rising Star 2011, 2012

PRESENTATIONS AND/OR PUBLICATIONS

  • March, 2005: Pharmacology for Lawyers, TRIAL Magazine
  • Fall, 2007: New Litigation for Off Label Use of Drug Eluting Stents, American Association for Justice
  • September, 2008: Hot Topics in Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Litigation, American Association for Justice Seminar
  • February, 2010: Zicam Litigation Update, American Association for Justice Convention
  • April, 2011: Over the Counter, Under the Radar, TRIAL Magazine
  • January, 2011: Harris Martin Darvon & Darvocet Recall Litigation Conference, Recent Interest and Regulator Action
  • September, 2011: AAJ Actos Teleseminar: Venue Considerations
  • July, 2012: Propecia Litigation Update, American Association for Justice Convention

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Association for Justice
  • Minnesota Association for Justice
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Minnesota, 2002
  • Wisconsin, 2009
  • U.S. District Court of Minnesota, 2003
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 2009
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2010

EDUCATION

  • UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA LAW SCHOOL, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • COLLEGE OF PHARMACY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, Minneapolis, Minnesota (M.S. in Medicinal Chemistry)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA DULUTH, Duluth, Minnesota (B.A. Chemistry and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology)