Noah Lauricella

GoldenbergLaw, PLLC
800 Lasalle Ave Ste 2150
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Personal injury lawyer Noah C. Lauricella joined GoldenbergLaw in 2014. He previously worked at a large Chicago firm where he defended corporations from initiation of suit to trial in products liability matters involving over-the-counter and prescription pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and surgical implants. He also worked on a large number of asbestos cases. As such, Noah brings a diverse and valuable set of skills to the GoldenbergLaw team.

Bar Admissions & Education
Denison University – B.A., magna cum laude
Denison Honors Scholarship recipient
National Merit Scholarship recipient
Community Service Award recipient
Varsity Football
Men’s Rugby
Public Relations Chairman, Standards Board Junior Marshall, and Chaplain – Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity
Washington and Lee University School of Law – J.D.
Edward Spencer Graves Honor Scholarship recipient
Student Caseworker and Advanced Clinic Student – Black Lung Legal Clinic
Sports Czar
Inn of Court member
Science, Society, and the Arts Planning Committee member
Illinois State Bar, 2009
Minnesota State Bar, 2016

Court Admissions
Illinois, 2009
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2009
Minnesota, 2016
United States District Court for the District of Minnesota, 2016

Professional Associations & Memberships
Chicago Bar Association – Member
American Association for Justice – Member
Legal Technology Professionals Institute (LTPI) – Member
Working on LTPI’s Meet and Confer Project focused on providing practical guidance regarding the Rule 26 meet and confer process

Leadership & Appointments
Member of the Legal Technology Professionals Institute (LTPI)
Working on LTPI’s Meet and Confer Project focused on providing practical guidance regarding the Rule 26 meet and confer process
Member of the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee (PSC) in MDL No. 2666, In re: Bair Hugger Forced Air Warming Products Liability Litigation
Member of the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee (PSC) in MDL No. 2859, In re: Zimmer M/L Taper Hip Prosthesis or M/L Taper Hip Prosthesis With Kinectiv Technology and Versys Femoral Head Products Liability Litigation

Awards & Certifications
Pro Bono Award Winner, Board Member, and Volunteer – Chicago Volunteer Legal Services
2013 Drinker Biddle & Reath James H. Douglas, Jr. Award Recipient for values and belief in the importance of service to the community and the nation through government service and participation in community, education, artistic, and charitable activities
Board Member – archi-treasures
2010, 2011 and 2012 Drinker Biddle & Reath Pro Bono Achievement Award Recipient
Selected by Minnesota Super Lawyers – Rising Star 2018-2020
Selected by The National Trial Lawyers – Top 40 Under 40 2018-2020

Presentations & Publications
Speaker at Mass Torts Made Perfect (MTMP) National Convention in April 2017 in Las Vegas, NV re: bellwether process and screening criteria for cases against 3M involving the Bair Hugger
Speaker at American Association for Justice (AAJ) National Convention in February 2016 in Boca Raton, FL re: screening criteria for talcum powder/ovarian cancer cases against Johnson & Johnson
Co-presenter of a Minnesota Association for Justice (MAJ) webinar re: The Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer Trials – Why are juries punishing J&J?
Author of June 2018 Mitchell Hamline Law Review article entitled “The California Supreme Court Channels Spider-Man: Big Pharma’s Responsibility Begins to Match its Power”
Co-presenter of a HarrisMartin webinar re: Surgical Stapler Failure & Resultant Injuries

Pro Bono & Volunteer Activities
Volunteer contributing writer – Global Rights for Women: an organization working on a global scale to promote women’s human rights through legal reform and systems change
The Darkness of Traumatic Brain Injuries: Not Just for Football Anymore
Founder and Clinical Supervisor – pro bono legal clinic in partnership with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services, Erie Neighborhood House, and Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Volunteer Attorney – Domestic Violence Legal Clinic
Volunteer Attorney – National Immigrant Justice Center
Guest Teacher – Constitutional Rights Foundation Chicago “Lawyers in the Classroom” program
Judge – Project Soapbox Public Speaking Competition
Reading Tutor and Mentor – Working in the Schools program
Co-Chair of the Board of Directors for Haven Housing

Mass Tort Areas of Practice
Bair Hugger
Granuflo & Naturalyte
Knee Replacement Devices
Talcum Powder
Personal Injury & Defective Products
Auto Accidents
Children’s Toys
Contaminated Food
Flammable Clothing
Gas Explosion
Industrial Machinery
Medical Malpractice
Premises Liability
Toxic Exposure
Truck Accidents
Wrongful Deaths

Dangerous Medical Devices & Defective Drugs and Supplements including: Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft, ASR Hip Implants, Infant Tylenol, Risperdal, Topamax, Rolaids, Zimmer Persona Knee Implants, DePuy Attune Knee Implants, Smith & Nephew Genesis II Knee Implants, Smith & Nephew Journey Deuce Knee Implants, Arthrex iBalance Knee Implants, Exactech Optetrak Knee Implants, Surgical Staplers, Stockert 3T Heater Cooler Devices, Propecia, DePuy Synthes Elbow Implants, and Nugenix.
Product Liability including: Talcum Powder, Asbestos-Containing Products, Lead Poisoning, Forklifts, Scissor Lifts, Garage Doors, Flooring, and Food Poisoning.
Automobile and Truck Collisions.
Construction Accidents including: Beams, Garage Doors, and OSHA Violations.
Wrongful Death including: Ovarian Cancer, Drug Adverse Effects, and Medical Device Malfunctions.