Lauren E. Gumerove

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Lauren E. Gumerove

Associate

New York | Three Bryant Park, 1095 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY, United States of America 10036-6797
212-698-3876 | +1 212 698 3599

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Lauren Gumerove focuses her practice on pharmaceutical product liability and mass torts, with an emphasis on complex litigation in state and federal courts concerning personal injury and consumer fraud, including multidistrict and class action litigations. Ms. Gumerove has experience with many aspects of litigation strategy, including fact and expert witness discovery and case workup, motion practice, preparing for trial, and settlement. She has experience successfully briefing motions, leading meet-and-confers with opposing counsel and managing complex discovery. Ms. Gumerove has also written for the American Bar Association.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Gumerove was an associate at another international law firm. While there, Ms. Gumerove represented clients in the pharmaceutical industry in product liability and class action matters in state and federal courts. 

Experience
  • Defended global pharmaceutical company in numerous individual personal injury lawsuits filed in federal and state courts, drafting successful opposition to multidistrict litigation petition and multiple successful motions to dismiss involving federal preemption.
  • Represented multinational pharmaceutical company in class action litigation and individual personal injury and economic loss lawsuits arising out of recalled drug.
  • Represented personal care product manufacturer in class action litigation involving consumer fraud allegations.

Includes matters handled at Dechert or prior to joining the firm. 

Education
  • Georgetown University, B.A., 2009, summa cum laude
  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2013, cum laude
Admissions
  • New York
Speaking Engagements
  • Failure to Warn Preemption Arguments Gaining Momentum — American Bar Association, (August 22, 2018)