Ed is an experienced litigator with more than 20 years of experience in state and federal courts in West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Ohio. He focuses his practice in toxic tort matters and regularly advises insurance clients in various coverage issues. Ed also defends companies, individuals and insureds in the fields of products liability, utility and mining litigation, and transportation/trucking litigation.
Ed has represented a number of Fortune 500 utility and mining companies in litigation matters that include catastrophic injury, deliberate intent and wrongful death matters. He actively defends credit unions in financial and commercial litigation, including claims arising from the ADA, FDCA and state consumer credit protection statutes.
Ed is a frequent speaker at mass litigation, utility and toxic tort conferences and is currently national coordinating counsel for multiple product manufacturers in asbestos litigation.