Michael A. Tanenbaum joined Sedgwick in 2000 and became Chair of the firm in 2007. He practices in the areas of products liability, pharmaceutical liability and environmental and toxic tort. Mr. Tanenbaum litigates and manages complex commercial and product liability litigation and has served as national products liability counsel for pharmaceutical, consumer products, building products and chemical companies, as well as for a global industrial contractor and power equipment manufacturer.
Areas of Concentration
Life Sciences; Products Liability; Mass Tort & Complex Litigation; Asbestos; Class Action; Environmental & Toxic Tort
Florida; New Jersey; New York
Boston University School of Law,
magna cum laude
Mr. Tanenbaum has provided litigation, counseling and litigation management services for numerous leading corporations, including Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Exxon Mobil Corporation, General Electric Company, Clairol, Inc., Hoover Treated Wood Products and Foster Wheeler, LLC.
Mr. Tanenbaum was selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2012 and 2011 editions of Best Lawyers in America in the field of mass tort and class action litigation.