Profile submitted by Colvin G Norwood Jr
Products liability, business litigation, class action defense, intellectual property, professional liability.
American, Louisiana State, and New Orleans Bar Associations; American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow; Product Liability Advisory Council; Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow; Defense Research Institute; International Association of Defense Counsel; Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel; Louisiana Bar Foundation; New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel; New Orleans Pro Bono Project; Tulane Law School Dean’s Council, Former Member; Board of Trustees, Xavier University of Louisiana, Former Chairman.
Practice focuses products liability litigation defense. Represents Fortune 100 clients as lead counsel in jury cases throughout the U.S. Cases handled involve heavy equipment, electrical generation and transmission systems, industrial plant design, helicopter accidents, automotive design, medical devices, marine propulsion systems, heavy truck design, and electronic control systems. Invited to lecture on advanced concepts in product liability law, product liability trial technique, expert witness examination, and law practice management for professional organizations including the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel and the continuing legal education programs of both Tulane University and Louisiana State University law schools. Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America and named one of the ten best Louisiana litigators by the National Law Journal.