Most Admired Attys: Wheeler Trigg's Malcolm Wheeler

By Ben James (September 13, 2010, 6:09 PM EDT) -- Wheeler Trigg O'Donnell LLP partner (and one-time aspiring physicist) Malcolm Wheeler has a razor-sharp, science-savvy mind that helps him grasp even the most complex aspects of high-stakes product liability cases, regardless of the products at issue. That versatility has helped win him a place among Law360's 10 Most Admired Product Liability Lawyers.

Wheeler, whose undergraduate degree is from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, told Law360 that he originally wanted to be a theoretical physicist but opted instead to go into the legal profession.

He has now been practicing for about four decades, has argued before the U.S. Supreme Court, and has...

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