Philip W. Crawford

Philip W. Crawford

Director, Products Liability

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.

Credentials

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 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 Northern 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

Professional Activities

New Jersey State Bar Association

American Bar Association

Military Experience

Masters License, United States Coast Guard, 1986