Lisa Oberg is a partner at McKenna Long & Aldridge (MLA) and the chair of the firm’s Mass Tort division. She also serves on the firm’s board of directors.
According to a U.S. government report, companies have set aside more than $30 billion for victims of mesothelioma since the 1980s. In fact, asbestos lawsuits have played a role in approximately 100 companies going bankrupt.
Safely out of a legal storm that would’ve cost it hundreds of millions of dollars, Travelers Cos. can close its signature red umbrella.