Motley Rice LLC is one of the nation’s largest plaintiffs’ litigation firms. Founding members, Ron Motley and Joe Rice, have worked together for more than 30 years, combining strong trial and negotiating skills, compassion for client causes and diverse legal experience to construct and operate a national law practice. Motley Rice attorneys gained recognition for their pioneering asbestos lawsuits, landmark litigation against Big Tobacco and groundbreaking lawsuit against terrorist financiers on behalf of 9/11 families. With more than 70 attorneys and hundreds of staff, the firm continues to protect consumers against wrongdoing and negligence through the use of the American civil justice system and the right to trial by jury. Motley Rice attorneys have experience in individual cases, consolidated trials, multidistrict litigation and class actions, including cases in the areas of aviation disasters; securities and consumer fraud; shareholder rights; occupational disease, including mesothelioma; environmental contamination; human rights; and medical drugs and devices. By continuing to take cutting-edge, complex civil cases, Motley Rice proudly serve those who seek justice.
Headquartered in the Charleston, SC, area, the firm has offices in Providence, RI; Hartford, CT; New York, NY; Morgantown, WV; Washington, DC; Los Angeles, CA; and New Orleans, LA. Motley Rice LLP operates the California office. – less