Overview

Mr. Crawford is the General Products Team Leader overseeing products, admiralty, and general negligence matters defended by the firm. He has substantial experience in the defense and trial of product design and manufacture defect claims involving products such as heavy construction equipment and power tools, motor vehicles, recreational watercraft, gas, and diesel engines. Mr. Crawford has been involved in complex litigation regarding the defense of foreign substance food cases, carcinogenic chemical cases, lead and asbestos cases, and other pharmaceutical litigation.

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D.)
    • Associate Editor, Seton Hall Law Review, 1979-1980
    • Winner, Seton Hall Appellate Moot Court Competition, 1980
  • Rutgers University (B.A.)

Professional Activities

New Jersey State Bar Association

American Bar Association

Professional Admissions

  • State of New Jersey
  • District of Columbia
  • State of New York
  • State of Florida
  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Illinois
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Military Experience

Masters License, United States Coast Guard, 1986

NEWSROOM

Listed in Best Lawyers®, Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Selected to the New Jersey Super Lawyers list, Personal Injury - Products: Defense

AV® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

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