Doug has handled hundreds of complex civil litigation matters with a focus on products liability, general liability and catastrophic personal injury cases. He has secured numerous defense verdicts in cases valued in the eight figure range and resolved many more matters outside of the courts for clients in various industries.
In Doug’s nearly 20 years of experience, one of his areas of expertise has been products liability. Doug has handled hundreds of complex product liability cases involving tires, airbags, automobiles, motorcycle helmets, industrial hoses, automatic doors, treadmills, weight machines, asbestos, chairs, garbage trucks and welding torches—to name a few. Doug’s cases often involve multiple deaths, quadriplegia, brain damage and other catastrophic multi-million dollar exposures. He has secured numerous defense verdicts in several of these high value cases.
Doug currently serves as Regional Counsel for several product manufacturers. In that capacity, Doug has litigated in several venues throughout the United States, including in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New York, Indiana and Texas.
- US District Courts for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida
- All Florida state courts
- J.D., cum laude, University of Miami, 1998
- B.A., with distinction, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1995
- Claims & Litigation Management Alliance