Brendan Little, a partner at the firm since 2022, has been added as a named partner
SEATTLE – June 1, 2023 – Bergman Oslund Udo Little, a leading law firm specializing in mesothelioma and asbestos litigation, today announced a name change to Bergman Oslund Udo Little (BOUL). The change reflects the 2022 addition of Brendan Little as a named partner at the firm and his contributions to the firm’s success.
With over a decade of experience fighting for individuals injured by asbestos and other dangerous products, Brendan has been a key player in numerous high-profile cases, providing insightful guidance and support to clients and colleagues alike. In 2022, Brendan was an instrumental part of the trial teams that secured a $30 million mesothelioma verdict in Portland, Oregon, and a $5.75 million mesothelioma verdict in King County, Washington. He looks forward to continuing the firm’s mission of fighting for the rights of those affected by asbestos-related diseases and corporate misconduct.
Brendan will continue to work alongside partners Vanessa Firnhaber Oslund and Chandler Udo to further advance this firm’s reputation as a leading legal authority in mesothelioma and asbestos litigation. With his experience in a variety of case types, in courts across the country, Brendan will bring a unique perspective and strategic approach to the team.
Glenn Draper, a long-time partner at the firm will become Of Counsel and advisor. Glenn has been an instrumental figure in the firm’s growth and success and his experience will continue to provide great value to the clients.
“We are thrilled to welcome Brendan Little’s name to the partnership and excited to embark on a new chapter as Bergman Oslund Udo Little,” said partner Vanessa Oslund. “We are also very grateful to Glenn Draper for his leadership and invaluable contributions to the firm over the years, and we look forward to continuing to work with him in his new role.”
BOUL takes a holistic approach that includes education, service, advocacy, and litigation, aiming to provide comprehensive support to their clients. Although their primary focus is on individuals who reside or have worked in Washington and Oregon, they are active in courts throughout the region. Their efforts have resulted in the recovery of millions of dollars for their clients, providing valuable support during a difficult time in their lives.
About Bergman Oslund Udo Little
The Seattle-based law firm of Bergman Oslund Udo Little (BOUL) has stood for justice for people harmed from exposure to asbestos for more than 25 years. Largely serving clients who live or have worked in Washington and Oregon, BOUL are active in courts throughout this region, recovering millions of dollars for its clients. Recently, BOUL has secured jury verdicts of $11.2 million for a laborer in Tacoma, Washington, $10 million for “take home” shipyard exposure in Seattle, Washington, and $30 million in Portland for the family of an Oregon mesothelioma victim exposed to asbestos as a laborer at a pipe factory.