Jan joined Litchfield Cavo LLP in 2017 as a partner and provides representation of entities involved with all aspects of commercial and corporate litigation. Specifically, she actively defends commercial, toxic tort, construction defect, medical malpractice, premises and products liability and commercial trucking and transportation claims in both federal and state courts. Jan has represented employers in a wide range of employment litigation including claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and ERISA-related claims. She has assisted employers in the coordinated response to charges of discrimination before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Human Rights Commission, and other federal, state and local agencies.
- Managed, defended, and resolved cases involving thousands of toxic tort claimants for premises defendants and product manufacturers in trial courts throughout the state of Texas
- Served as co-counsel on behalf of a Fortune 500 client in relation to a gross negligence/wrongful death case resulting from a commercial construction site in Dallas County, Texas, in which the client was successfully dismissed prior to trial based on the development of strong motion practice and witness testimony
- Serves as counsel in alleged asbestos exposure cases pending throughout state courts in Texas
- Participated in jury trials in Tarrant County, Texas on behalf of the defense in products liability, medical malpractice and commercial trucking cases