Product Liability

MacElree Harvey’s attorneys defend individuals and self-insured businesses in high exposure products liability actions regarding a variety of claims, including aviation, toxic tort, medical products, food borne illness, industrial products, toys and power tools. The attorneys in MacElree Harvey’s products liability group have served as national coordinating counsel for Fortune 500 companies and provide efficient representation focused on minimizing costs and long term client impact. Some recent examples of successful product liability defense litigation include a favorable settlement where a client’s mechanical power press injured operator resulting in amputation and a defense verdict for a client against a plaintiff’s claim that a defective electric gate malfunctioned and injured an arm.

MacElree Harvey’s attorneys also represent individuals harmed by dangerous products, including toys, vehicles, machines, consumer products, and medicine. These victims have the right to make a legal claim against the manufacturer and/or seller for compensation for injuries sustained including but not limited to, medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering.