Earl B. Austin

Earl Austin heads Baker Botts’ Life Sciences Practice and co-chairs the firm’s Pharmaceutical Litigation Practice. His primary concentration since 1986 has been on pharmaceutical and toxic tort litigation and his areas of focus include prescription drugs, vaccines and medical devices. He has extensive experience in class action litigation, as well as False Claims Act and related governmental litigation, and assists manufacturers with medical and pharmaceutical product labeling and other regulatory and administrative matters.

In addition to his pharmaceutical practice, Mr. Austin represents clients in toxic tort and other products liability litigation, including black mold, pesticide and chemical products cases.

Mr. Austin has served as national and regional coordinating counsel for various product manufacturers in complex multiparty litigation and has handled trial and appellate matters throughout Texas and in thirty other states.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Complex Business Litigation, 2) Life Sciences Litigation, 3) Litigation Practice and 4) Products Liability
Law School University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1982
Education The University of Texas, B.J., 1979
Bar Member / Association New York State Bar Association, Texas State Bar Association
Most recent firm Baker Botts LLP
Relevant Jobs
Associate Attorney, Insurance Coverage Litigation
USA-NY-New York City

Candidates must have 2 to 5 years insurance coverage litigation experience, including the ability to handle all court appearances, motion practice, and depositions, as well as be able to handle a full...

Apply now

Legal Recruiter for Growing Boutique Recruitment Firm
USA-NY-New York City

We are a well-respected legal headhunting firm that has a strong, established reputation in New York and Washington DC looking to expand our team now that business is on the upswing again. We currentl...

Apply now

General Liability Staff Attorney - Insurance Company
USA-NY-New York City

General Liability Staff Attorney - Insurance Company The candidate partners with insureds and claims professionals to deliver the best possible result in pending personal injury and property damage c...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
A. Harrison Barnes
A. Harrison Barnes

A. Harrison Barnes is a well-known attorney throughout the United States. As a member of the Malibu community, Harrison is committed to serving the needs of Malibu residents and businesses in legal matters.

Alan Singer
Alan Singer

Alan Singer is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Securities Practice. Mr. Singer advises companies with regard to a diverse range of corporate and securities matters.

Andrew Hamilton
Andrew Hamilton

Andrew Hamilton is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Business and Finance Practice. Mr. Hamilton practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, securities law, and general corporate counseling.