Product Liability

Fact: Product liability claims have been on the rise in the United States, with thousands of lawsuits filed each year across the country involving a wide range of products.

Product liability cases can hit close to home for families in our community, as they can take a serious toll on their physical, emotional and financial well-being. Prolonged legal battles and uncertainty can lead to added stress and worry, making it difficult to focus on day-to-day life. Additionally, the financial burden of medical bills and legal fees can be overwhelming, creating a strain on the family’s budget and leading to difficult choices such as paying medical expenses or making this week’s trip to the grocery store.

In challenging times like these, families can find valuable support from Litner + Deganian, who can navigate the complexities of product liability lawsuits, assist in recovery, and help alleviate the burden of the legal process, enabling families to focus on healing and moving forward.

Are you or a loved one a victim of a defective product? Take these steps:

If you are an injured victim of a defective product, it is important to take certain steps to protect your rights and well-being.

First, ensure your safety and seek appropriate medical attention for any injuries. Preserve the product in its current condition as evidence, including any packaging, instructions, or receipts. Document the incident, injuries sustained, and any expenses incurred. It is crucial to consult with a personal injury attorney specializing in product liability to assess your case, understand your legal options, and guide you through the process of pursuing a claim for compensation.

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How necessary is a product liability attorney?

Product liability cases can be complex and emotionally draining, and hiring a personal injury attorney is essential to navigate the legal process, ensure your rights are protected, and seek fair compensation for your injuries and damages.

  • Personalized expertise: A product liability attorney brings specialized knowledge and experience to your case, understanding the intricacies of product defect laws and how they apply to your situation.
  • Individual case evaluation: They will assess the unique aspects of your case, providing insights into its strengths and weaknesses, and helping you understand the potential for a successful outcome.
  • Comprehensive evidence collection: With their resources and skills, they will gather the necessary evidence specific to your case, including expert opinions, product testing results, and crucial documentation.
  • Compassionate negotiation and strong advocacy: Your defective product lawyer will skillfully handle negotiations with insurance companies and opposing parties, advocating for your best interests to seek fair compensation for your injuries and damages, passionately standing up for your rights and tirelessly representing your interests throughout the legal proceedings.
  • Guided legal support and peace of mind: Throughout the legal process, your product liability attorney will provide personalized guidance, ensuring you understand your options, making informed decisions, and taking the appropriate legal steps, allowing you to gain peace of mind, knowing that a committed professional is working diligently to protect your rights, allowing you to focus on your recovery and well-being.

Our process

At Litner + Deganian, we want to get our clients on the path to normalcy as effectively and personably as possible. During the process of a product liability case, we conduct a thorough investigation, gather evidence, analyze the legal aspects, assess the strengths and weaknesses of the case, negotiate with insurance companies and opposing parties, provide legal advice and guidance to the client, advocate for their best interests, and represent them in court if necessary. Additionally, we work closely with experts, such as engineers or medical professionals, to establish the link between the product defect and our client’s injuries, ensuring a robust case is presented. Ultimately, our goal as a product liability lawyer is to secure fair compensation and a favorable verdict for the client’s injuries and damages caused by the defective product.

What makes us different?

Our knowledge and approachability makes us the perfect parter to assist you in your time of need. We keep things clear and realistic when it comes to your settlement. We keep you well informed on all details of your case and are available at the drop of a hat for any and all questions that may arise. Most importantly: We’ll wait until you collect money before we do.

The proof is in the settlements

With defective products, design defects, dangerous products and product recalls becoming the norm, families are faced with aftermath – often including high medical bills and changes to their everyday lives. At Litner + Deganian, we’re known for successfully reaching even the most complex product liability settlements. We’re prepared to do what’s best for you—even if that means turning down a settlement offer and taking the case straight to trial.

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