Medical Device Defense
As a leader in the fields of products liability defense and insurance defense, O'Connor First provides high-quality legal services to manufacturers and insurance carriers of medical devices in Upstate New York and Vermont. We are a regional resource for clients with national-scale operations, allowing them to trust their cases to local advocates who have extensive familiarity with local courts throughout the Albany area.
Through our many decades of practice, we have finely honed effective defense strategies that combine two important elements — effectiveness and cost-consciousness. Our lawyers have obtained many favorable results for medical device manufacturers faced with product liability lawsuits, and we have done so in a way that preserves our clients’ bottom lines without compromising the exceptional representation we provide.
Comprehensive Defense For Any Type Of Medical Device Case
Our insightful defense strategies can benefit manufacturers of any type of medical device, including:
- Knee and hip replacement parts
- Medical pumps (such as pain or insulin pumps)
- Durable medical equipment
- Valve implants
- Medical mesh
- Cosmetic implants
Our ability to successfully defend allegations of defects in these and other medical devices has led to significant recognition from our peers and noted legal publications. This includes being named as a Tier One product liability defense firm (the highest rating) in the Albany region in the 2014 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Law Firm Publication.