Calfee’s Tort, Accident and Product Liability practice provides counsel for a wide range of organizations in the manufacturing, business, medical, legal and public utility communities.
Our attorneys assist public and privately held enterprises with the following:
- Prevention and handling of tort, accident and product liability matters
- Handling of mass tort/toxic tort claims and litigation
- Development and implementation of post-incident procedures
- Conducting periodic and systematic reviews of product instructions and warnings
- Counseling regarding consumer product representations, warranties, and regulations
- Identification and protection of potential uninsured exposure
- Litigation of claims through trial and appellate levels
The group handles all types of tort claims, including products liability, premises liability, negligence, strict liability, and intentional tort claims.
We have extensive experience with conduct-based tort claims on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants; litigating the standard of care in the medical, legal, accounting and architectural professions; and defending public utilities and other businesses in matters involving highly technical science and engineering-based issues.
Chambers USA Band 4 Ranking (Ohio)
For well over a decade, our Litigation group and individual litigation attorneys have been ranked and recognized by Chambers USA.
In 2019, one client told Chambers USA researchers: "They are extremely knowledgeable and responsive," further adding: "They clearly have our company's best interests at heart." Other sources also comment: "Calfee acts as a true strategic partner and develops strategies that incorporate our business objectives as well as political realities."
Chambers researchers previously reported that sources described Calfee's Litigation group as "highly responsive and their lawyers are really devoted to their clients’ interest. They're thoughtful, creative and they work hard.”
Chambers researchers further noted that peers commented, “The quality is very high across the board; it’s a wonderful group of lawyers.”
U.S.News – Best Lawyers "Best Law Firm" Rankings
Calfee's Litigation group was selected for inclusion in the 2020 "Best Law Firms" rankings by U.S.News – Best Lawyers in America in several Litigation practice areas.
Benchmark Litigation Rankings
Calfee has been selected for inclusion by Benchmark Litigation 2020 as a "Recommended" litigation firm in Ohio. Several of Calfee's Litigation attorneys have been ranked as Leading Litigators by Benchmark Litigation 2020.