Sometimes, it is alleged that products are defective in demand or in the manufacturing process, resulting in bodily injury or property damage. When that occurs, Diamond Baker Mitchell, LLP, often with the help of expert consultants and witnesses, will address the alleged failure of the product by analyzing the manufacturing process, and analyzing the design to determine its fitness for a particular purpose. If there is a damage claim as a result of this alleged failure, the firm will also analyze the accuracy and truthfulness of that claim, and position accordingly. This process well serves both claimant and manufacturer positions.
This firm has handled cases involving products creating failures from the catastrophic to the inconvenient, ranging from a singular victim to a mass tort involving hundreds or more aggrieved parties.
We embrace the challenges created by the technical issues associated with such claims, immersing ourselves in the relevant aspects of the production or design of the subject product. The advantage in taking such an interest is clear to us, how best to analyze the sufficiency of a product than to understand the product from the beginning of the design process to the release of that product to the marketplace.
Fortunately, such an approach lends itself well to matter involving the defense of the quality of the product for its particular purpose as well as identification of the problem with the product should that be appropriate.
Ultimately, the goal of the firm is to zealously and professionally represent our clients relative to such claims. Understanding the product allows for such representation.
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