Sprietsma v. Mercury Marine
Federal preemption appeal on behalf of man whose wife was killed when she was repeatedly struck by an unguarded boat propeller. Public Justice’s legal team included Leslie Brueckner, lead counsel; Arthur Bryant and former Public Justice attorney Michael Quirk, co-counsel; and Joseph A. Power, Jr., Todd A. Smith, and Devon C. Bruce of Chicago, all plaintiffs’ trial counsel.
- Leslie Brueckner
Michael Quirk; Joseph A. Power, Jr., Todd A. Smith, and Devon C. Bruce of Chicago
Brief filed by Solicitor General Ted Olson for the United States as amicus curiae supporting petitioner Rex Sprietsma