Resume: Daniel Becnel Jr.
June 14, 1944
Bachelor of science from Louisiana State University; law degree from Loyola University New Orleans
First $1 million verdict came in a 1972 car accident suit; his biggest class action so far was the $22 billion global settlement in the Wyeth fen-phen diet pill case
17 Mercedes-Benz diesels
Riding his 12 tractors, gardening, and trawling for shrimp in the Louisiana bayous