Product Liability/Mass Tort

Preventive Measures and Risk Management Strategies

In addition to handling product liability litigation, Nilan Johnson Lewis attorneys have deep expertise in working with their corporate clients to implement preventative measures and risk management strategies that reduce litigation. We pride ourselves on making our clients’ interests our number one priority. We are focused on identifying strategies to minimize future claims and lawsuits, avoid repeat litigation, and address “lessons learned” at the completion of each matter.

Our areas of focus include:

  • Development of warnings systems, including operator’s manuals and on-product labeling
  • Development of point-of-sale materials
  • Development of dealer training materials
  • In-house training of design, manufacturing, quality and service engineers and technicians
  • Development of product safety committees and policies
  • Development of product safety bulletins
  • Development of recall policies and procedures
  • Implementation of recalls and other product upgrade programs
  • Representation of product manufacturers involving national and international regulatory agencies
  • Development of certification testing documents and annual test reports
  • Consumer products safety commission compliance
  • Representation of product manufacturers before industry groups
  • Associated Professionals

612.305.7693

Sheila T. Kerwin

Sheila T. Kerwin

Shareholder

612.305.7515

Christy M. Mennen

Christy M. Mennen

Shareholder

612.305.7520

Erik T. Salveson

Erik T. Salveson

Shareholder

612.305.7536

John J. Wackman

John J. Wackman

Shareholder

612.305.7659