Defense Verdict in $10M Products Trial
January 7, 2019 Case Study
On December 19, 2018, after a three-week trial, Partner Curt Webb won a defense verdict in Suffolk Superior Court, Boston, Massachusetts. Along with Bryant J. Spann of Thomas Combs & Spann and Zandra Foley of Thompson Coe, Curt defended a major respirator manufacturer against product liability claims brought by the estate and family of an asbestos worker who died of mesothelioma. After a day and a half of deliberations, the jury rendered a defense verdict. Plaintiffs, who sought $10M in damages, were represented by the Thornton Law Firm.