Product Liability

Product Liability is the legal liability a manufacturer incurs for producing or selling a faulty product.

Areas of Service

  • Negligence
  • Intentional torts
  • Punitive damages
  • Alleged violations of state consumer protection statutes

Firm Qualifications

Our attorneys regularly protect the interests of national and local manufacturers, distributors, suppliers and sellers of consumer and industrial products, directly and through their general liability insurers, in litigation in the state and federal courts in Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia, Delaware and West Virginia and on a national, regional and statewide basis.

We can handle products liability defense from individual actions to mass tort claims against entire industries. Some examples are:

  • Automobiles
  • Construction materials
  • Food contamination
  • Glassware
  • Hair care
  • Lead paint
  • Lighting equipment
  • Medical device
  • Manufactured housing
  • Stereo equipment

Additional Resources

The firm’s quarterly newsletter, Liability Chronicle, includes issues that affect the manufacturing, distribution and supply chain, and legal issues facing commercial industries.