Briol & Benson, PLLC currently represents nine Minnesota counties in litigation concerning the opioid crisis that has severely plagued the country over the last decade. These counties represent 37% of the population of the state of Minnesota.
Pharmaceutical companies promoted opioids as safe, effective, and appropriate treatments for long-term, routine pain management. Our clients allege these companies misrepresented the risk of addiction as modest, manageable, and outweighed by the benefits of opioid use. As a result, opioid use skyrocketed. (continued)
Each attorney at Briol & Benson has a diverse and highly accomplished background. Our attorneys have graduated from some of the best law schools, graduate schools, and undergraduate colleges and universities in the United States. Many have had distinguished legal careers even before joining the firm, and several are currently serving or have served as adjunct professors.