Products Liability

Hamlet Law handles products liability lawsuits for a variety of clients, including manufacturers, distributors and retailers. Our practice includes claims alleging defects in the design, manufacturing, marketing and distribution of all types of products. Our attorneys are experienced in the standards for adequacy of design, manufacturing materials, and instructions and warnings that accompany products. We thoroughly investigate the allegations of defects and look for evidence of misuse or alteration of the product by consumers. Our products liability practice extends from state to federal courts throughout North and South Carolina.

Representative Experience

  • Represented general contractors in a national class action litigation involving the use of Chinese drywall in residential construction.
  • Represented EIFS installers in more than one hundred suits in alleged defective installation of EFIS on single-family and multifamily residential properties.
  • Represented national manufacturer of furniture for schools in a catastrophic injury products liability action alleging defective design and manufacturing of chairs.
  • Represented international manufacturer of recovered energy generation products in an action alleging design and manufacturing defects in the production of a waste heat recovery system.