Mr. Wilson joined the firm in 1986. He initially worked in the pharmaceutical and tort litigation practice areas, and later in smoking and health litigation. Mr. Wilson left the firm in 1997 to become an associate general counsel at Lorillard Tobacco Company, managing the company’s smoking and health litigation. In 2000, Mr. Wilson took a position as associate general counsel at Philip Morris Companies. Mr. Wilson rejoined the firm in April 2008.