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Attorney in Troy, Michigan, Serving Clients Nationwide

Legal Excellence & Professionalism

With a multi-faceted career spanning over 20 years, Alyson Oliver’s experience as a lawyer and managing partner of the Oliver Law Group P.C. has provided a solid foundation for handling intricate litigation. Oliver has thrived over the years on challenging courtroom battles and victories. As a dynamic lawyer, she is a diligent advocate for her clients. Oliver is skilled in all phases of litigation from the preparation and discovery phases through negotiations, hearings, and trials. Oliver has an innate ability to identify and digest legal issues and explain them to clients and juries in non-legal jargon that allows for ease of understanding. Oliver has represented companies, classes, individuals, and the community at large, often in complex matters. Oliver is well suited to handle with experience, effectiveness, and efficiency the legal needs of clients, including in matters such as:

Education

  • J.D. - University of Detroit Mercy, 1998
  • B.A. - Oakland University, 1994

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, May 12, 1999
  • United States Court of Appeals
    • Sixth Circuit
  • United States District Court of Illinois
    • Central District and Southern District
  • United States District Court of Indiana
    • Northern District
  • United States District Court of Michigan
    • Eastern District and Western District
  • United States District Court of New York
    • Northern District
  • United States District Court of Ohio
    • Northern District
  • United States District Court of Texas
    • Southern District
  • United States District Court of Wisconsin
    • Eastern District
  • United States Federal Court of Claims

Professional Associations

  • American Association for Justice
  • Oakland County Bar Association
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court Pro Bono Committee
  • Consumer Law Division, State Bar of Michigan
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Public Justice
  • American Trial Lawyers Association

Special Appointments and Recognition

  • 4/15/2003| Pro Bono Recognition from Chief Judge Lawrence P. Zatkoff of the United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • 9/23/2008 - 2015| Pro Bono Recognition from Chief Judge Bernard Friedman of the United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • Named as a Top 100 Trial Attorney in America’s Trial Lawyers Association; 2008-2019
  • Named SuperLawyer; 2013-2019
  • Named to Michigan State Bar’s Consumer Protection Committee 2019

Nationwide Networking, Lectures, Publications

Oliver understands and functions well in the business and litigation landscape. She has engaged in dozens of conferences, council meetings, and symposiums involving hundreds of law firms in venues across the country that are designed to facilitate consensus, consider organizational structures and promote coordinated litigation efforts.

Oliver lectured at the national HarrisMartin Nexgen Zimmer Knee Litigation Conference in San Francisco regarding the Zimmer Nexgen litigation strategy. Oliver presented at the Transvaginal Mesh conference in Savannah, Georgia in November 2011. In September 2012, Oliver had a role in presenting regarding the Daubert considerations as it refers to metal-on-metal hip litigation in New York.

In the March 2014 edition of Trial Magazine, Oliver was published on the issue of the Importance of Diversity of Leadership in Litigation.

National Press Coverage.

Oliver has been involved in numerous cases that have sparked national and international interest. She has been interviewed and featured in print, online, on television and radio regarding her expertise and involvement with some of the nation’s most interesting litigation. As a result, Oliver has been called upon and often quoted by leaders in with Fox 2 News Detroit, Daily Fox News, Channel 95.5 Detroit, Spin 1038 Radio in Dublin, Ireland, Entertainment Weekly, The New York Observer, Digital Spy, Yahoo! News, Entertainment Weekly, Business Wire, Rolling Stone, NBC, Channel 95.5 Detroit, My Fox Phoenix, Huffington Post, Reuters, ABC News, TV Guide, Billboard, Washington Post, Detroit Legal News, WXYZ Channel 7 Detroit, Lawyers USA, Washington Post, NY Times, Crains, Salon, Al Jazeera, Bloomberg News, NPR Radio, Law360, Rolling Stone and the National Law Journal.


Curriculum Vitae Highlights.

  • Ten years of progressive trial experience in the primary practice of criminal law that provided enormous trial exposure, prior to electing to move into civil litigation, product liability litigation, and ultimately complex litigation.
  • Presenter of oral argument at Judicial Panel of Multi-District Litigation (JPML) in efforts to consolidate national litigations in MDL proceedings in Imprelis litigation and Transvaginal Mesh litigation.
  • Appointed to leadership positions in:

In re Valsartan Product Liability Litigation Multi-District Litigation

§United States District Court for New Jersey

§Appointed to Steering Committee

§MDL 2875

In re Packaged Seafood Class Action Antitrust Multi-District Litigation

§ United States District Court for the District of Southern California

§Case No. 3:15-cv-02169

§Appointed to Executive Committee

In re MI Windows & Doors Litigation Defective Construction Class Action Product Liability Multi-District Litigation

§ United States District Court for the District of South Carolina

§ MDL No. 2333

§ Appointed to Steering Committee

In re American Medical Systems, Inc. Pelvic Repair System Product Liability Multi-District Litigation

§ United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia

§ MDL No. 2325

§ Appointed to Steering Committee

In re Boston Scientific Corp. Pelvic Repair System Product Liability Multi

District Litigation

§ United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia

§ Case No. 2:12-md-02326; MDL No. 2326

§ Appointed to Steering Committee

In re Coloplast Corp. Pelvic Support Systems Product Liability Multi-District

Litigation

§ United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia

§ MDL No. 2387

§ Appointed to Steering Committee

In re Cook Medical Inc. Pelvic Repair Systems Product Liability Multi-District

Litigation

§ United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia

§ MDL No. 2440

§ Appointed Steering Committee

In re C.R. Bard, Inc. Pelvic Repair Systems Product Liability Multi-District

Litigation

§ United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia

§ MDL No. 2187

§ Appointed to Steering Committee

In re Ethicon Inc. Pelvic Repair Systems Product Liability Multi-District

Litigation

§ United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia

§ MDL No. 2327

§ Appointed to Steering Committee

In re Zimmer NexGen Knee Implant Product Liability Multi-District Litigation

§ United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

§ MDL No. 2272

§ Appointed to Steering Committee

In re Aluminum Antitrust Class Action Multi-District Litigation

§ United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

§ MDL No. 2481

§ Appointed to Steering Committee

Jackson, et al v. Mastronardi Produce Limited, et al Wage/Hour Class Action

Litigation

§ United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan

§ Case No. 2:11-cv-11525

§ Appointed Co-Lead Counsel

Does II v. Snyder, Constitutional Class Action Litigation

§ United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan

§ Case No. 2:16-cv-13137

§ Appointed Co-Lead Counsel

To learn more about Attorney Oliver, call Oliver Law Group P.C. or contact us online.