DiCello Levitt Recognized as Plaintiffs Firm of the Year by ALM and Sweeps Four Other Categories at Elite Trial Lawyers Awards Ceremony

DiCello Levitt was honored by ALM and the National Law Journal as Elite Trial Lawyers in five categories at a July 13 ceremony at the St. Regis in New York City. In recognition of the firm’s exemplary and cutting-edge work on behalf of plaintiffs, DiCello Levitt was named Plaintiffs Law Firm of the Year and was also awarded … Continued

DiCello Levitt Recognized in 10 Elite Trial Lawyer Award Categories by The National Law Journal

DiCello Levitt is pleased to announce that it has been named a finalist or winner in 10 categories for ALM| Law.com and The National Law Journal’s 2023 Elite Trial Lawyers Awards. The firm is named a finalist in antitrust, civil rights, class action, consumer protection, environmental protection, plaintiffs firm of the year, privacy/data breach, product … Continued

DiCello Levitt to Launch Securities Litigation Practice with Addition of Preeminent Securities Litigation Team

Leading national plaintiffs’ law firm, DiCello Levitt, today announced that it will launch a new securities litigation practice and open its first California office as part of its ongoing strategic expansion. The firm will add a group of five leading securities class action and corporate governance lawyers from Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP, including … Continued

DiCello Levitt’s “Fu” Zimmermann Appointed to Lead Litigation Against L’Oréal and Others Over Cancer-Causing Hair Relaxer Products Marketed to Minority Women

CHICAGO, March 2, 2023 –– DiCello Levitt partner Diandra “Fu” Debrosse Zimmermann today was appointed Plaintiffs’ Co-Lead Counsel in a multidistrict litigation against L’Oréal and other makers of hair relaxer products marketed primarily to Black and Latin women, alleging that such products are directly linked to uterine and ovarian cancer. The appointments, made by Judge … Continued

DiCello Levitt Names New Leaders in Chicago, Cleveland, and New York

CHICAGO, JANUARY 25, 2023 – DiCello Levitt announced today that Partners Amy Keller, Ken Abbarno, and Greg Asciolla have been named Managing Partners of the firm’s Chicago, Cleveland, and New York offices, respectively. “Our firm has been on a trajectory of expansive growth since our April 2017 founding. Amy, Ken, and Greg have provided extensive contributions … Continued

Amy Keller Named to Crain’s Chicago Business’ “40 Under 40”

DiCello Levitt Partner and Privacy, Technology, and Cybersecurity Practice Chair Amy Keller has been named to Crain’s Chicago Business’ “40 Under 40” list. The annual list profiles leaders from the Chicago metropolitan area who have made an impact in their respective industries and the greater Chicagoland community. Amy’s meteoric rise to prominence began when she founded … Continued

General Motors Hit With $102.6 Million Jury Verdict in Class Action Over Defective Engines

SAN FRANCISCO, October 4, 2022 –In a rare class action trial verdict, a California federal jury today found that the nation’s largest automobile manufacturer hid an engine defect that resulted in excessive oil consumption, leading to engine damage, stalling, and premature breakdown in tens of thousands of General Motors’s (NYSE: GM) 5.3-liter SUVs and light … Continued

Co-Founding Partner Adam Levitt Featured in The National Law Journal’s Profile Series of Plaintiffs Bar Leaders

The National Law Journal recently launched a profile series of plaintiffs’ bar leaders. On September 6, DiCello Levitt Co-Founding Partner, Adam Levitt, was featured. Adam discussed diversity, authenticity, and various successes and challenges facing the plaintiffs’ bar during his interview with reporter Christine Schiffner. During the Q&A session, Adam was asked questions about his own … Continued

DiCello Levitt Represents Family of Jayland Walker, Fatally Shot by Police More than 40 Times During Routine Traffic Stop

The family of Jayland Walker, a 25-year-old Black man shot more than 40 times by police officers in Akron, Ohio, have retained the law firm of DiCello Levitt to ensure transparency and accountability in investigations and possible prosecution of the actions leading to their son’s death. Body camera footage recently released by the City of … Continued

DiCello Levitt Reaches $13 Million Settlement with JPMorgan in European Government Bonds Antitrust Litigation

DiCello Levitt’s Antitrust and Competition Litigation Group achieved preliminary approval on May 2, 2022, for its settlement with JPMorgan in the European Government Bonds Antitrust Litigation alleging that several of the world’s largest banks colluded to manipulate prices in the primary and secondary European government bond (EGB) market from 2007 to 2012. The settlement provided … Continued

DiCello Levitt Significantly Expands Antitrust Capabilities with Acquisition of Practice Group

Addition of top-tier six lawyer team positions firm among nation’s premier plaintiffs’ antitrust practices and deepens its 50-lawyer national bench NEW YORK – DiCello Levitt Gutzler today announced a dramatic expansion of its national plaintiffs’ antitrust and competition practice with the addition of six litigators. The team, all based in New York, includes Gregory Asciolla, Karin Garvey, Robin A. van der … Continued

National Plaintiffs’ Firm DiCello Levitt Adds Leading Cybersecurity and Technology Law Partner to Growing New York Office

NEW YORK — National plaintiffs’ law firm, DiCello Levitt Gutzler, today announced that David Straite has joined the firm as a partner in its New York office. A veteran litigator with deep experience in cybersecurity, data privacy, securities, corporate governance, and hedge fund matters, Straite joins DiCello Levitt Gutzler from Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP, … Continued

DiCello Levitt Founding Partner Mark DiCello Appointed to Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee in Toxic Baby Food Multidistrict Litigation

DiCello Levitt’s founding partner Mark DiCello on May 17 was appointed to leadership in the national products liability litigation against baby food manufacturers and distributors Walmart Inc., Gerber Products Co., and four other defendants, alleging that their products are contaminated with toxic metals causing infants to develop autism spectrum disorder and other severe health conditions. … Continued

DiCello Levitt’s Diandra “Fu” Debrosse Appointed As Co-Chair of Trial Strategy for the Plaintiffs’ Executive Committee in Nationwide Ozempic Multidistrict Litigation

BIRMINGHAM—Diandra “Fu” Debrosse, Managing Partner of DiCello Levitt’s Birmingham office and Co-Chair of the firm’s Mass Tort and Civil Rights practice groups, on Wednesday was appointed as Co-Chair of Trial Strategy of the Plaintiffs’ Executive Committee in the multidistrict litigation against drug makers Novo Nordisk and Eli Lilly to pursue damages arising from the severe … Continued

Bobby DiCello, Ben Crump, Rev. Al Sharpton Stand in Solidarity With the Family of Frank Tyson and Deliver a Joint Call for Justice at His Celebration of Life Service

CLEVELAND—Frank Tyson’s family attorney, Bobby DiCello, will join a call for justice along with attorney Ben Crump and Rev. Al Sharpton at the Celebration of Life service for Frank E. Tyson, a Black 53-year-old East Canton, Ohio resident, who died on April 18 after being handcuffed and restrained with a knee to his upper back … Continued

DiCello Levitt and Frank E. Tyson Family Welcome Ben Crump To Join Forces Against the City of Canton

CANTON, Ohio—WHAT: A press conference to stand in solidarity with the family of Frank E. Tyson, a 53-year-old East Canton, Ohio resident, who died on April 18 after being handcuffed and restrained with a knee to his upper back/neck by police while crying out “I can’t breathe.” DiCello Levitt, Ben Crump Law, along with Church Leaders and Community Activists, will make … Continued

“I Can’t Breathe” Were Frank Tyson’s Last Words: DiCello Levitt Represents and Stands Up for His Family

CANTON, Ohio—DiCello Levitt has been retained by the family of Frank E. Tyson, a 53-year-old Black East Canton, Ohio resident, who died last week after being handcuffed and apparently suffocated by police.  Echoing the terror of George Floyd’s death, some of Mr. Tyson’s last words were “I can’t breathe,” as police body-cam video shows. In the footage documenting the horrific encounter … Continued

DiCello Levitt and Mayor Brandon M. Scott Announce Legal Steps Taken by the City of Baltimore in Response to Key Bridge Collapse

BALTIMORE—Today, Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced that the City of Baltimore is taking legal steps to proactively and aggressively address the catastrophic impact the Key Bridge collapse has had on the City of Baltimore and its residents, including the families of the victims, business owners, and longshoremen and other Port workers. The tragedy has resulted not … Continued

Four DiCello Levitt Partners Named to Lawdragon’s Inaugural List of 500 Global Plaintiff Lawyers

We are proud to announce that Founding Partners Mark DiCello and Adam Levitt, as well as partners Diandra “Fu” Debrosse and Bobby DiCello, have been named to Lawdragon’s inaugural list of 500 Global Plaintiff Lawyers—a first-of-its-kind guide that honors standout lawyers for their leadership roles in cases of global importance. According to Lawdragon’s editors, this … Continued

Diandra “Fu” Debrosse Recognized by Forbes as One of America’s Top 200 Lawyers

We are thrilled to announce that Diandra “Fu” Debrosse, managing partner of our Birmingham office and co-chair of the Mass Tort Practice Group, was recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Top 200 Lawyers of 2024. Forbes’ prestigious list celebrates attorneys who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, influence, and impact within the legal profession. Fu’s inclusion … Continued