Angela D. Slater

Of Counsel

Angela brings her extensive mass tort litigation experience to Corodemus & Corodemus as Of Counsel to the firm. She practiced for nearly two decades in the area of complex products liability mass tort litigation, with an emphasis on pharmaceutical and medical device products. Angela has served as a Director in the litigation departments of some of the largest firms in the state, where she represented clients on both the state and national level. She was a member of the national trial and expert development teams for a major manufacturer in the latex glove litigation, and has served as national and regional counsel for a major pharmaceutical company. Angela has significant experience managing complex mass tort actions including latex, silicone breast implants, repetitive stress, DTP and other pharmaceutical products. For the past decade, she expanded her commitment to the law by developing and teaching law courses. She currently serves as the Associate Academic Director of the Online Division at Seton Hall Law where she teaches a variety of law courses to MSJ and LLM students. Angela will serve as Of Counsel to the firm, working with Judge Corodemus on settlement allocations and ADR services in complex mass tort cases.

Contact Angela at ads@ccadr.com or at our Metro Park office at (732) 603-0005.

Education

  • New York University School of Law, New York, New York
    J.D., 1987
    Honors: American Jurisprudence Awards in Constitutional Law II and Trusts & Estates
  • Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey
    B.A., summa cum laude, 1983

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey (admitted June 1987)

Presentations

  • Barnett International Drug and Device Recall Seminars:
    –Lecturer on Limiting Liability following Drug and Device Recalls, Washington, DC, 1998 and 1999.
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Product Liability and Toxic Tort Section:
    – Lecturer and Moderator on the Anatomy of an Expert Witness, Annual Meeting, New Jersey, 1997.
    -Lecturer and Moderator on Mass Torts, Annual Meeting, New Jersey, 1996.
  • International Association of Defense Counsel:
    – Lecturer on Fundamental Unfairness of Multiple Punitive Damage Awards in Mass Tort Litigation, San Francisco, California, 1995.
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Product Liability and Toxic Tort Section and New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE):
    – Lecturer on Federal Preemption of State Failure to Warn Claims, New Jersey, 1995.
  • International Association of Defense Counsel:
    – Lecturer on the Admissibility of Expert Testimony in Federal Courts, Boca Raton, Florida, 1993.
  • American Bar Association, Committee on Corporate Counsel:
    – Lecturer on proposed changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, New Jersey 1992.
  • SEAK Publications Expert Witness Seminars:
    – Lecturer on Rule 706 Expert Panels and Investigating Expert Witnesses, Hyannis, Massachusetts, 1997.
    – Lecturer on the Federal Rules of Evidence and discovery/privileges regarding expert witnesses, San Francisco, California, 1993.
    – Lecturer on the scope of expert witness testimony under the Federal Rules of Evidence, San Francisco, California, 1992.
  • New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education:
    – Lecturer on admissibility of expert testimony under New Jersey and Federal Rules of Evidence, New Jersey, 1993.
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey Dental School:
    -Lecturer to senior dental students on informed consent, 1992, 1993, 1994, and 1995.