About the author team
ConsumerShield is a dynamic group of individuals who are passionate about what they do and dedicated to delivering the best results for our clients.
Catherine Elaine Mitchell
Distinguished Professor at Harvard LawTalcum Chemical Exposure Hair Relaxer Defective Product Cartiva Implant Defective Product Hair Relaxer Defective Product Talcum Chemical Exposure
Catherine Elaine Mitchell (born March 2, 1963) is an American legal scholar renowned for her innovative perspectives on constitutional law and civil liberties. Currently a distinguished professor at Harvard Law School, Mitchell has authored several influential textbooks and has penned numerous articles on the nuances of First Amendment rights.
James L. Barham
Senior Partner, Parker & Winston LLPCamp Lejeune Chemical Exposure Camp Lejeune Chemical Exposure Tepezza Lawsuit Defective Product AFFF Lawsuit Chemical Exposure Uber Sexual Assault Personal Injury
James L. Barham (Jim Barham) is an American academic, legal expert, and professor focusing on environmental law, sustainable energy policies, and climate change regulations. He is currently a senior partner and head of the Environmental and Climate Change Department at Parker & Winston LLP and an adjunct professor for Stanford Law School. He also serves as a member of the Board of Advisors for the Green Energy Foundation.
Daniel E. Cummins
Senior Associate, Livingston & Charles LLPAFFF Lawsuit Chemical Exposure Roundup Chemical Exposure AFFF Lawsuit Chemical Exposure Clergy Abuse Personal Injury Chemical Exposure Camp Lejeune Hair Relaxer Chemical Exposure
Specializes in toxic tort cases, particularly those related to agrochemical exposures. Represented over 50 clients in Roundup-related lawsuits, achieving multiple six-figure settlements. Adept at negotiating with multinational companies to secure compensation for victims. Environmental Health Consultant (2012-2015)
Public Safety Researcher
At the intersection of public safety, and consumer advocacy, Eric Balys serves as an Public Safety Researcher at ConsumerShield. His passion is deeply rooted in dissecting the U.S. market, focusing on how information dissemination influences consumer safety and decision-making.