- Alternative Dispute Resolution
- Appellate Practice
- Commercial Vehicle
- Construction Defect
- Dram Shop
- Employment Litigation and Discrimination Defense
- Insurance Coverage
- Insurance Defense
- Intentional Torts
- Personal Injury
- Premises Liability
- Product Liability Defense
- Professional Liability
Product Liability Defense
Stich Angell litigators have significant experience defending product liability actions for product manufacturers, distributors, and marketers. Most of our firm’s product liability litigation involves claims that a product caused injury or property damage due to negligence in product design, manufacturing, warnings or marketing.
Stich Angell has defended wrongful death, catastrophic personal injury and other product liability claims in federal and state trial and appellate courts. Stich Angell’s past cases encompass a wide range of products, including industrial machinery, heavy equipment, recreational equipment, household products, appliances, health and beauty products, construction and building materials and chemical products. We also have extensive experience defending elevator and escalator claims.
Stich Angell believes in early evaluation and case strategy that utilizes the most economical and effective means to an end. Through experience, we’ve developed a keen eye to the timing of settlement discussions, the scope of necessary discovery, and what motion practice will keep the case moving forward in the most productive manner. Cases which should be tried, we take to verdict. Our objective is to obtain the best possible result for our client in the most expeditious manner.
Our attorneys also represent manufacturers in coverage litigation related to product liability. Our attorneys have experience in suits involving casualty, comprehensive and other types of insurance for companies.