Brigid F. Cech Samole is the chair of the Miami Appellate Department and a member of the Firm’s National Appellate Practice. Brigid is an experienced appellate advocate who represents clients throughout the country in federal and state forums. She also serves as a legal advisor for complex and high-profile trials. Brigid has been the lead drafter of substantive case papers filed in the United States Supreme Court, the federal Court of Appeals, and several state supreme courts. Although her practice involves numerous substantive areas of the law, in particular, she has defended clients in high-stakes products liability cases, with more than a dozen years of experience handling mass litigations involving claims by thousands of individuals.