Carlock Copeland’s Product Liability Practice offers our clients exceptional capabilities and resources in the defense and management of product liability litigation, including experience in mass tort litigation and multi district litigation. The firm has represented manufacturers, product sellers, distributors and retailers in a variety of product liability cases.
Our attorneys have experience in handling cases involving a wide and diverse range of products including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, trucks, scaffolding, heavy equipment, brakes, air compressors, asbestos, chemicals, recreational vehicles, household products, food products and food borne outbreak litigation.
Our attorneys speak at seminars sponsored by bar associations, insurance companies and self-insureds, and the firm offers its clients individually tailored seminars and written materials on recent developments in the area of product liability law. Carlock Copeland’s experience in defending engineering and medical malpractice claims provides valuable resources for our attorneys working in general and product liability.
Our attorneys work quickly to evaluate claims and to give appropriate attention to each claim. We have the tools and resources to handle product liability cases effectively and efficiently.
Product Liability Team Contacts
Ryan B. Wilhelm
Practice Group Chair
Ryan Wilhelm is a civil litigator and practices in the firm’s Construction Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Product Liability and General Liability groups. Ryan is both the Hiring Partner for the Atlanta office and the Chair of the Product Liability Practice. Within his Construction Litigation practice, Ryan represents design professionals, contractors, and owners in construction matters resolved…
William D. Newcomb
Practice Group Co-Chair
William is a Litigation Partner at Carlock Copeland. He also currently serves as the firm’s Risk Management Counsel and Assistant General Counsel. William specializes in complex commercial litigation, product liability, director & officer, premises liability, and other general liability litigation. He has successfully handled numerous jury and bench trials. William prides himself on listening carefully…