Product Liability

There can be no discussion of product liability lawyers in Connecticut without mentioning Kenny, O’Keefe & Usseglio. For the past 30 years, Kenny, O’Keefe & Usseglio’s lawyers have been representing product manufacturers, trying product liability cases, and shaping the landscape of product liability law in the region. Our team of trial lawyers has been involved in the most significant product liability case law developments in Connecticut, including:

  • Potter v. Chicago Pneumatic Tool Co., 241 Conn. 199, 649 A.2d 1319 (1997) (Modifying the consumer expectation test)
  • Giles v. New Haven, 228 Conn. 441 (1994) (Modifying application of res ipsa loquitor)
  • Pontillo v. West Farms Assocs., 11 Conn. L. Rep. 329 (Conn. Super. Ct., April 13, 1994) (Successfully imposing sanctions upon a plaintiff under the Products Liability Act)

We are well versed in the ever changing legal and industry issues that affect product liability cases and our clients. Our knowledge of substantive legal issues allows us to effectively analyze a case in its early stages and to develop and implement an effective trial strategy. Kenny, O’Keefe & Usseglio’s professionalism and reputation in the area of product liability has made the firm a first choice for in-house counsel looking to defend their product.

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  • Capitol Place
    21 Oak Street, Suite 208
    Hartford, Connecticut 06106
    P: (860) 246-2700
    F: (860) 246-6480