Product liability is a complex area of law governing claims that someone has been harmed by the use of, or exposure to, virtually any man-made product or its material or components.
Our attorneys represent a broad range of industries, including manufacturers and distributors of pharmaceutical and medical devices, aircraft, automobiles, asbestos, chemicals, industrial machines, machine components, building materials and consumer and automotive products.
Our attorneys work closely with client personnel and independent engineers, devoting the time and effort necessary to truly understand a product.
We have experience in product liability matters related to:
• Asbestos/talc/silica defense
• Automobiles and transportation
• Chemicals and toxic substances
• Manufacturing equipment
• Oil and gas equipment
• Pharmaceutical and medical devices
Mass & Toxic Torts
Mass torts including toxic torts, are complex cases that may involve “bet the company” risks, various parties, numerous jurisdictions and events occurring over years. The experience of Phillips Murrah’s attorneys on major cases and complex mass tort issues provides us the necessary insight to develop strategies tailored to the many variables involved in such matters.
In addition to the defense of claims and suits, our attorneys also consult with clients to advise them on issues pertaining to manufacturer testing and risk management matters, with the goal of controlling risks and avoiding or minimizing claims and suits.
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