Product Liability Litigation
Winget Spadafora & Schwartzberg, LLP has extensive experience representing manufacturers and distributors of a wide variety of products in the area of product liability in state and federal courts throughout the country.We represent both domestic and international corporations, who face liability exposure arising from U.S. product liability litigation. We understand the complexities of a broad range of product liability matters and are equipped to handle these matters in a thorough and efficient manner.
Our attorneys maintain a network of skilled investigators and forensic experts such as electrical engineers, mechanical engineers, chemical engineers, bio-mechanical engineers, metallurgists, materials failure analysts as well as physicians, economists, life care planners and vocational rehabilitation experts to respond to and defuse potentially high-exposure claims.
Along with our team of trusted experts, our attorneys have considerable experience and technical knowledge in defending a wide array of industries. Our experience covers all facets of product liability work, including claims involving:
- Consumer Appliances
- Consumer Electronics
- Food Products
- Construction Equipment
- Industrial Machines
- Scaffolding, Lifts and Cranes
- Recreational Vehicles
- Sporting Goods and other Recreational Equipment
- Boats and Marine Products
- Medical Devices
- Power Supplies, Electrical Outlets, Lighting Fixtures and other Electrical Devices
- Fire Prevention and Suppression Equipment
- Fires and Explosions
- Catastrophic Injury
- Wrongful death
- Complex property damage claims arising out of fires and explosions
- Business interruption
As complex and catastrophic injuries often arise in product liability litigation, our attorneys have the experience to handle these matters with professionalism and compassion, but always with an eye toward positive outcomes for our clients. Additionally, our attorneys understand medical treatment practices and terminology and are able to identify, address and defend exaggerated and legitimate claims of injury. We are, therefore, well positioned to properly evaluate all types of injury claims arising from claims of product defect and work with our clients to assess their potential liability at an early stage. With that knowledge, we work together to decide whether it is in the client's best interest to settle the matter or defend it through trial.