Law360 Quotes Hunter Shkolnik on Opioids Defendant Firm
March 17, 2020
Nassau County urged a New York state court Friday to disqualify its former law firm Meyer Suozzi
from representing Mallinckrodt in the county's suit over the opioid crisis, arguing that the firm is trying to "switch sides" after defending the Long Island county for five years.
Nassau County's counsel Hunter J. Shkolnik of Napoli Shkolnik PLLC
said in an email to Law360 Friday that Meyer Suozzi has "stabbed the citizens of Nassau County in the back" by representing Mallinckrodt, which he called "the dirtiest company second only to Purdue in causing the [opioid] epidemic."