Hassia’s practice involves defending Fortune 500 clients in complex litigation across a variety of Industries and fields, concentrating on cases involving mass torts and class action product liability claims and employment litigation matters, from EEOC claim investigations through trial preparation of diverse employment matters. Her experience includes handling and managing cases from the filing of initial pleadings, through discovery, trial, and post-trial practice. Hassia is also a selected trial counsel for several firm clients and is able to identify and develop successful pre-trial and trial case strategy, including strategically positioning cases for dismissal or early resolution or settlement. She currently serves as trial counsel for Philip Morris USA. For more than a decade, she has assisted with Shook, Hardy and Bacon’s defense of Philip Morris USA in various Engle-progeny cases tried throughout the state of Florida.