Since 1994, we have represented individuals in the courtroom and advocated for positive change in the community. Clients trust our firm and refer friends and family to us because of our: Strong recommendations Responsive Advice Results-oriented
Our firm assists clients from Minnesota and across the United States in several types of legal claims, including matters relating to:
Personal injury Ã¢ÂÂ For any type of personal injury case, we deliver strong counsel on behalf of victims and their families.
Auto accidents Ã¢ÂÂ If you have been hurt in an auto accident, our firm will advance your interests in discussions with insurance companies and, if necessary, in court.
Pharmaceutical claims Ã¢ÂÂ We have the ability and track record to hold pharmaceutical manufacturers accountable when they cause serious harm to people who use their products.
Defective medical devices Ã¢ÂÂ Through expert testimony and thorough investigation, we help victims of defective medical devices obtain the recovery they are entitled to under the law.
Wrongful death Ã¢ÂÂ When a wrongful death results from anotherÃ¢ÂÂs negligence or intentional misconduct, our firm works to collect damages for final expenses and income that the decedent would have earned.
We are focused on achieving the objectives of the people we represent and helping them secure the full financial support they need to overcome their challenges.
310 4th Avenue South
Minneapolis MN 55415
Matt Schumacher is a shareholder in the firm of Randall & Schumacher, P.A. located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is admitted to practice in the State Court of Minnesota, Federal Court of Minnesota and various federal courts thru-out the country in MDL actions.
Mr. Schumacher practices on the areas of personal injury and mass tort law. In the individual personal injury arena, Mr. Schumacher has represented persons injured in auto accidents, Slip and Fall cases, dog bite cases, and Trucking accident cases, among others.
Mr. Schumacher also has a strong practice concentrated on pharmaceutical and medical device litigation. He successfully managed his Firmâs Fen-Phen and Vioxx cases in both the MDL courts and subsequent claims review process. In addition, he is responsible for managing his Firmâs Pelvic Mesh, metal-on-metal hip cases, Pradaxa cases, Fosamax and Testosterone cases. He is currently working up his Firmâs inventory of Benicar cases.
Mr. Schumacher was appointed to perform document review in the DePuy ASR Hip litigation and reviewed records related to design and marketing. In addition, Mr. Schumacher was extensively involved in pursuing cases involving Zimmer Trilogy polyethylene hip replacements. His work in the Zimmer Trilogy hip cases involved drafting discovery requests and reviewing confidential company documents related to design (patent documents), marketing, post-market surveillance, and adverse events. In addition, he took numerous corporate depositions in the Zimmer Trilogy hip cases. Mr. Schumacher worked extensively on a St. Jude heart valve case alleging that a product defect in a leaflet of the valve caused it to break off, causing the death of the plaintiff. This case involved reviewing numerous company work-process and quality documents as well as patent documents related to the device including taking a corporate witness deposition.
Mr. Schumacher was also responsible for his Firmâs work-up of C.R. Bard pelvic mesh case selected as a Bellwether trial pick. His work in this case involved reviewing thousands of documents as well as taking the depositions of the implanting and explanting physicians, as well as generic liability witnesses.
Mr. Schumacher is driven by his attention to detail and ability to develop themes in a case. Mr. Schumacher has over twenty years of experience in mass tort litigation and is a tenacious advocate for his clients.
Stephen J. Randall, Esq., is a senior partner with the law firm of Randall & Schumacher, P.A. He is experienced in the areas of personal injury, mass tort and class action litigation.
He has successfully litigated wrongful death and catastrophic injury cases against the pharmaceutical industry and manufacturers of dangerous products. His focus also includes serious car accidents and commercial vehicle litigation.
Mr. Randall has over a decade of experience working on cases involving dangerous drugs and medical devices, including Fen-Phen, Baycol, Protogen Sling, Stadol, Rezulin, Propulsid, Vioxx, Guidant heart devices, and Medtronic medical devices. He has represented farmers who suffered economic injury as the result of the improperly marketed genetically modified corn and homeowners whose pine trees were destroyed by an inadequately tested herbicide.
Mr. Randall has spoken at legal conferences involving drug litigation and has performed discovery functions in multiple drug litigations. He has also been involved in the pretrial workup of a bellwether case in the Baycol litigation.
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