John has more than 25 years of litigation experience focusing in the area of product liability and premises liability claims. Over the years, he has defended manufacturers, contractors, distributors, employers and premises owners in various toxic tort claims including asbestos, silica and benzene exposures. In addition, John has represented companies in litigation involving oil and gas leases, commercial contract disputes, worker’s compensation claims and professional malpractice claims.
John has been involved in the defense of a wide variety of toxic tort cases for 20 years, and has served as lead coordinating counsel for numerous defendants in connection with silica litigation in Ohio. John counseled a large geotechnical construction firm in the defense of thousands of individual injury claims related to work it performed at the World Trade Center in 2001 and 2002.