Danielle Ward Mason
Danielle’s practice has primarily focused on litigating cases impacting the health and well-being of women, including HRT, TVM, and Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer cases. She has spent the past four years primarily representing plaintiffs with claims against Johnson & Johnson for the dangers associated with their talcum powder products, and has secured over $300 million in verdicts against them in 2016 and 2017. Recently, she was named to the Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers list and has been named to the Super Lawyers Rising Star list every year since 2014. In 2016, she was recognized on Law 360’s Rising Star List and in that same year, she was honored by the AAJ New Lawyer Division Caucus, which bestowed upon her the American Association for Justice F. Scott Baldwin Award.
As part of the talc trial team, Danielle was also nominated as a finalist for the 2016 Public Justice Trial Lawyer of the Year Award in recognition of the team’s work on the talcum powder cases. She is an active member of AAJ where she has served as chair of the Talcum Powder/Ovarian Cancer Litigation Group since its inception in 2016, and she was elected last year as the Minority Caucus Representative to the AAJ Board of Governors. She has held numerous leadership positions in Alabama legal organizations, including serving as President of the Alabama Lawyers Association and President of the Montgomery County Association for Justice.