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Hadley L. Matarazzo

Hadley L. Matarazzo

Faraci Lange, LLP

Rochester, NY, USA

Hadley Matarazzo oversees Faraci Lange’s Defective Drug and Medical Device Practice. She handles all types of personal injury cases and focuses her legal practice on toxic torts, environmental law, medical malpractice, and products liability. She has extensive experience handling complex litigation, including serving in court appointed leadership positions in multi- district litigation (MDL) in federal court and multi- county litigation (MCL) in New Jersey. Hadley also had the lead trial case in the DePuy ASR MDL in which the first round global settlement was announced in the fall of 2013.


Defective Drug and Medical Device Toxic Torts

Medical Malpractice Products  Liability


University of Vermont

Rutgers School of Law - Newark


Upstate New York Super Lawyer’s Rising Star, 2013-2015 The Daily Record’s Top Women in Law, 2014

President’s Award, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, 2014

The Daily Record’s Up & Coming Attorney Award, 2011


Defective Hip Implant Litigation Global Update, The Senior

Lawyer, NYSBA (Spring 2015)

Defective Metal on Metal Hip Implant Claims in Federal Multidistrict Litigation: More than 8,500 Filed Cases, The Senior Lawyer, NYSBA, Vol. 6; No. 1 (Spring 2014)

“Annual Update” CLE, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, Speaker and Program Chair (2014), Speaker (2012-2013)

“Leadership Training on Demand” CLE, Monroe County Bar Association, Speaker (2015)

Daubert, Frye and Parker: Challenges to Expert Testimony” CLE, Monroe County Bar Association, Speaker (2013)

“When the System Fails: Seeking Justice for Victims of Environmental and Other Mass Torts”, Jane Ryan Pre-Law Lecture, State University of New York at Geneseo (2011)


American Association for Justice

New York State Bar Association

Monroe County Bar Association

Greater Rochester Association for Women Attorneys New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, Board of Directors, President-Elect

Women En Mass


Please visit our Defective Drug & Medical Device page for more information about the drugs and medical device cases Hadley is litigating and investigating.


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