One of the facts that describes Mark Lanier's success the best is that he won over $15 billion in verdicts for his clients.
The famous attorney and his firm won cases against some of the biggest pharmaceutical companies in the world.
In one of his interviews, Mark told that he earned $40 million from a single case, so it's no wonder that he is a billionaire now.
His law firm that he started in 1990 now has four offices in four different cities and has over 50 attorneys.
The Lanier Law Firm's offices can be found in Houston, New York, Los Angeles and Oklahoma.
W. Mark Lanier received many awards from many different organizations during his impressive career and he was recently named as one of the America's top trial lawyers by drugwatcher.org, a website that covers drugs and medical device lawsuits.
According to The New York Times, W. M. Lanier is one of the best civil trial lawyers in the United States.
Apart from being a lawyer, Mark also wrote five books and he is a pastor who teaches regular classes on Christianity at Champion Forest Baptist Church.
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Wife: Mark Lanier is married to Becky 'Smith' Lanier. The couple has five kids and Becky also works for the Lanier Law Firm.
Kids: Mark Lanier has five children with his wife Becky 'Smith' Lanier.
Their daughter Rachel Lanier works as an attorney in her father's law firm. You can see her on the photo above.
Siblings: Kevin Roberts, politician, is Mark Lanier's brother-in-law.
Parents: Mark Lanier told that he inherited his talent for storytelling from his mother and he finds storytelling as an extremely important skill.
We don't know which cars Mark Lanier owns, but he can definitely afford any car that he wants.
Here is the list of all books by W. Mark Lanier:
Mark Lanier opened one of the biggest theological libraries in the world with his family.
The library is open for public.
The address of the library is:
14130 Hargrave Rd.
Houston, TX 77070
To find out more about the library visit the official website.
A trial lawyer by trade, a Christian by heart.
I like casino workers, because they know there's a place for gambling. It's in the casino, not in the drug market.
On a life-or-death drug, the marketing should be as transparent as glass. But it was as murky as seawater.
This case is about folks trying to make money off of people in a desperate situation. That's not right. You come to people's rescue when they are in a desperate situation. You don't target them as something you can make money off of.
From Merck's victories, I've leaned that you must tie their lawyers to the truth. They specialize in mudslinging.
You've got to punish them. You've got a chance to say this is how business is going to be done from now on out.
I don't mince words. I speak bluntly, and I'll continue to do that.
Mark Lanier speaks four languages:
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W. Mark Lanier also has the official website for his law firm. You can check his profile on his company's website if you click here.