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Contact information:
City Centre
200 South Lamar Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Telephone: (601) 812-6630
Facsimile: (601) 206-0019
CRush@maronmarvel.com

Clare Rush is a Director in our Jackson, Mississippi office and has extensive experience handling high-volume mass tort litigation. She managed the dockets of numerous clients and participated in over 100 hearings and status conferences in MDL 875, served as counsel of record in numerous Seventh Circuit cases transferred to MDL 875, and litigated numerous cases in MDL 875 until final resolution and dismissal. She has served as a national coordinating counsel jurisdictional manager on behalf of multiple mass tort defendants in high risk jurisdictions (including Madison County, IL). In this role, she coordinated litigation, settlement and defense strategies alongside local counsel and organized expert and discovery needs. Additionally, she has experience with mass tort medical device litigation, and served on the litigation team for a FortuneĀ® 10 Company involved in same. Clare is also a core member of the trial team representing a large chemical defendant in various Mississippi jurisdictions. As part of this team, she manages the defendantā€™s day-to-day local practice in Mississippi, including drafting and filing pleadings, deposing witnesses, conducting discovery, developing motion practice approaches and negotiating dismissals. She also heavily participates in extensive trial preparation and strategy, including spearheading expert witness development and examination.

PRACTICE AREAS
Asbestos, Drugs and Medical Devices, Product Liability

BAR ADMISSION
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, Mississippi, 2007

EDUCATION
University of Mississippi School of Law, J.D. (cum laude), University of Mississippi, B.A., Journalism (magna cum laude)

ORGANIZATIONS/COMMITTEES MEMBERSHIP
The Mississippi Bar, Jackson Young Lawyers

LAW SCHOOL HONORS & AWARDS

  • Mississippi Law Journal
  • Moot Court Board - Judicial Relations Committee Chairman
  • Mississippi Moot Court Competition Committee
  • Civil Legal Clinic
  • Criminal Appeals Clinic
  • Phi Delta Phi

IMPORTANT LITIGATION INVOLVEMENT

  • Serves as national coordinating counsel for a company's mass tort asbestos litigation.  Develops asbestos litigation strategy, oversees administration of local counsel litigation activities, and directs case resolution activities in jurisdictions nationwide
  • Served as national coordinating counsel for a Fortune Global 500 company's asbestos litigation
  • Represented a number of companies in a joint defense of cases pending in Philadelphia, PA, as part of the MDL 875 litigation. 

COMMUNITY SERVICE INVOLVEMENT

  • Junior League of Jackson

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