Tripp co-chairs BABC’s Life Sciences Industry Team and represents a broad spectrum of clients on regional, national and international engagements. He has been recognized in numerous leading attorney directories including The Best Lawyers in America,Chambers USA, Benchmark Litigation, and The International Who’s Who of Product Liability Defence Lawyers. Tripp has served numerous clients as national trial and coordinating counsel as well as a national team member in individual actions as well as mass tort and multi-district litigation. His experience has involved matters throughout the United States, Europe and Asia.
Tripp is also active in numerous legal organizations. He is the current President-Elect of the International Association of Defense Counsel, an invitation-only peer-reviewed organization of approximately 2400 attorneys from more than forty countries around the world. He is the past Chair of the Alabama State Bar’s Leadership Forum and the Past President of the Young Lawyers Section of the Birmingham Bar Association. Finally, he is active in service to the United Way of Central Alabama and has served as an officer and Board member of his community’s charitable foundation for its public schools.
In re Chantix Products Liability Litigation, MDL 2092 (USDC - ND Ala) — Co-National Counsel for Pfizer Inc.
In re YAZ/Yasmin Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2100 (USDC - S.D. IL) — Bayer Defense Counsel
Albright v. Merck, CV 05-2316 (Cir. Ct. Jeff Co., Ala) — Trial counsel in a three week Vioxx products liability jury trial that resulted in defense verdict.
Other Court Admissions
- Supreme Court of the United States
- United States Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
- United States District Court, Northern District of Alabama
- United States District Court, Middle District of Alabama
- United States District Court, Southern District of Alabama