Lewis Johs’ Products Liability Group represents a broad range of clients including product manufacturers and distributors of both consumer and commercial products. The group focuses on sensitive legal and business issues which arise out of allegations of design and manufacturing defects, product recalls, warnings, regulatory compliance and risk management. We represent companies in all areas of product liability claims ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small business owners.
Our practice group has represented international product manufacturers of food processing equipment, furniture and coach buses, and have served as national counsel to an international manufacturer of industrial farm equipment. Our attorneys work with specialized investigators and forensic experts in such areas as engineering design, medicine, biomechanics, burn testing, forensic failure analysis and information technology. We work in unison with clients on product design issues, analyzing warning labels and instructions and reviewing insurance coverage.
We carefully tailor a defense to our client’s needs, both internally and in the marketplace. Our attorneys bring a practical approach to each case with a full understanding of the literature in the field and develop defenses utilizing creative legal concepts and expert testimony.