The firm’s Products Liability Practice Group includes highly experienced attorneys who handle the highest stakes litigation, the most significant class actions, and the most difficult regulatory problems for their clients. Consisting of more than 20 trial lawyers, class action specialists, and regulatory attorneys, the practice group is trial-tested and versatile. Some of the industries our attorneys represent are:
- Amusement parks
- Apparel and footwear
- Aviation and drones
- Chemicals and pesticides
- Consumer goods
- Heavy industrial equipment
- Food and hospitality
- Medical devices
- Sporting goods and fitness equipment
- Recreational products
Our goal is to provide the finest level of representation to optimize results for our clients and achieve the goals defined at the onset of the engagement. Our services are tailored to each client’s unique industry, business and culture. Our clients, some of the largest companies in the world, come to us because of our national reputation for trying catastrophic cases, defending class actions, and working with regulatory agencies.
Our clients can expect continuity of the services we provide for years to come. This unparalleled commitment is evidenced by our continuing development of the next generation of trial and regulatory attorneys. Young attorneys are given substantive tasks to handle in specific areas representing significant savings for our clients. We reject the conventional wisdom that the best trial lawyers are no longer trying cases like they used to. This is evidenced by the number of cases we try, and our commitment to making sure there is a strong team of next generation trial lawyers to serve our clients now and in the future.
On the regulatory front, our attorneys have handled numerous internal investigations and recalls involving all types of consumer products and the Consumer Product Safety Commission. We have represented companies in False Advertising claims in front of various bodies including the Federal Trade Commission. In California, our attorneys handle Proposition 65 cases on a regular basis as well as various Environmental Protection Agency issues. In the sporting and fitness as well as the amusement park industries our attorneys are very active in helping to write American Society for Testing and Materials standards. In the pharmaceutical and medical device areas our attorneys are also active in handling recall issues.
Finally, as a result of the breadth and depth of our experience, our attorneys are often sought out to provide crisis management and risk management in numerous industries for companies of varying sizes. Our clients range from small companies to Fortune 50 companies, which underscore the value companies place on the expertise of the attorneys in the Products Liability Practice Group.