Irvin Hernandez focuses his practice on products liability litigation. He defends high-profile product liability, pharmaceutical, and medical device cases throughout the country in state and federal courts. He has experience litigating lawsuits from pre-suit claims, to single-plaintiff claims to consolidated or coordinated proceedings, concurrent federal and state litigation, and multidistrict litigation (MDL). Irvin helps advise these companies on regulatory, compliance, and risk management strategies as well as compliance matters governed by the FDA and other federal and state regulatory bodies. In addition, Irvin monitors the FDA’s regulation of emerging technologies, such as artificial intelligence and machine learning, to help clients understand and assess liability risks.
Irvin understands the evolving regulatory framework and business issues impacting pharmaceutical and medical devices companies. He collaborates with his team to determine the best course of action for a matter, while balancing the client’s reputation, litigation cost, and potential impact.
Irvin strives to make a meaningful impact in his profession and personal life. In his free time, he serves on various bar and community organizations to help increase diversity and to establish a pipeline of diverse candidates for involvement in the legal and local community. Irvin also maintains a diverse pro bono practice and serves in various leadership roles both inside and outside of the firm.
- Pharmaceutical, medical device and health care litigation
- Products liability
- Class and mass action litigation