Michael Giaquinto Recognized as a Rising Star in Southern California
November 18, 2019 (Los Angeles, CA) – Michael Giaquinto was recognized as a Rising Star in the 2019 edition of Southern California Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, recognizes the top lawyers in California via a patented multiphase selection process involving peer nomination, independent research, and peer evaluation. The Rising Stars list recognizes no more than 2.5% of attorneys in Southern California.
As a partner in Hawkins Parnell & Young’s Los Angeles office, Mike primarily defends corporations in product liability, class action, and mass toxic tort litigation. In the last several years, he has defended several complex product liability lawsuits with more than $100 million at risk. He has also been on the forefront of developing defenses in the cosmetic talcum powder litigation.