José A. Isasi II

José Isasi is a first-chair trial lawyer. He has served numerous times as lead counsel in federal and state jury and bench trials in product liability and commercial disputes throughout the U.S., including several that have been recognized by leading law publications for their successful resolution. He also has served as lead counsel in commercial arbitration hearings. José focuses on defending product manufacturers, particularly pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, in product liability and commercial disputes, including numerous multidistrict litigations and other national representations. He regularly counsels clients on strategies to minimize litigation risk.

Like others at Jones Day, José has an active trial practice. During a recent 10-month period, he successfully conducted four product liability jury trials and represented pharmaceutical and medical device clients in two national and international commercial arbitration hearings. These matters included wrongful death lawsuits and commercial disputes with damages exceeding $100 million. [1]