Kristian Rasmussen is Shareholder and Principal, Co-Chair of the Drug & Medical Device Litigation Practice at Cory Watson.
As co-chair of the firm’s mass tort litigation group, his practice specializes in representing those who have been harmed by dangerous pharmaceutical drugs or defective medical devices. Federal Judges often select Mr. Rasmussen to lead various multi-state complex cases. Recently, Mr. Rasmussen was appointed Lead Counsel for In Re: Abilify (Aripiprazole) Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2734. He has been honored as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by The American Trial Lawyers Association. Before joining the firm, Mr. Rasmussen served in the U.S. Navy as a JAG Officer and worked as Special Assistant United States Attorney prosecuting various criminal matters. Mr. Rasmussen is a graduate of The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, Mississippi College School of Law, and The United States Naval War College.