Product Liability

Litigation often arises concerning alleged defects in auto industry products, construction, equipment, drugs and consumer products. McCarthy Wilson has significant experience successfully litigating claims alleging defective product design, manufacture, distribution and failure to warn throughout Maryland, Virginia, the District of Columbia and the Mid-Atlantic region, as well as managing product liability cases for specific clients on a national scale. Our attorneys can fully evaluate any products liability claims and devise litigation strategies appropriate for each client and every case. The firm handles a large variety of defective products cases, including, but not limited to

  • Design flaws and design defects
  • Manufacturing flaws
  • Inadequate instructions or warnings
  • Children’s toys, bedding, car seats and other safety equipment
  • Medical devices
  • Prescription and over-the counter drugs
  • Household appliances
  • Consumer products
  • Motor vehicles, including Airbags, Seatbelts, Tires.

Our attorneys understand the issues, science and law necessary to drive the best possible result. Our firm has a rapid response protocol that will provide an early evaluation of each claim in order to frame the issues from the outset to prepare for the best possible outcome. Combining our knowledge of the courtroom with the scientific and technical expertise of seasoned experts, McCarthy Wilson has successfully handled virtually all types of product claims to the most favorable resolution possible, whether by trial, settlement or other alternative resolution process.

If you have questions about this practice area or would like a case evaluation, please call us at (301) 762-7770, or email Ron Cox directly.