Product Liability

Representative Matters

  • Second-chair trial counsel in jury trial of claims for negligence and strict liability. Prepared and presented the client’s claim for damages resulting in a favorable $8 million judgment – the full amount sought.

  • Represented distributor-marketers of sporting equipment seeking contribution for personal injury settlements from Taiwanese manufacturers and distributors of alleged defective equipment, including obtaining depositions and other discovery in Taiwan and successfully executing judgments against personal property in Taiwan.

  • Prosecuted multi-million dollar dispute over sale of defective goods.

  • Served as national counsel for a fitness-equipment manufacturer in product-liability lawsuits filed throughout the United States.

  • Defended a construction company against breach of warranty claims as to construction of a subdivision of single-family homes.

  • Oversaw national product liability for a national manufacturer of bikes and fitness equipment. 

  • Participated in product recalls before the Consumer Product Safety Commission and litigated injury claims resulting from alleged defects.

  • Successfully defended a major automobile manufacturer in a product-liability suit seeking more than $20 million in damages. The National Law Journal heralded the victory as one of the top defense verdicts of the year.