We are pleased to announce that Carmody partner Jason Gagnon will be serving as the new Chair of the Defense Research Institute’s (DRI) Manufacturer’s Risk Prevention Specialized Law Group (SLG). DRI is the leading organization of defense attorneys and in-house counsel. DRI provides access to resources and tools for attorneys who strive to provide high-quality, balanced and excellent service to their clients and corporations.  The Manufacturer’s Risk Prevention SLG focuses on a wide-ranging cross-section of topics impacting manufacturers from issues relating to industry regulation to risk management.

About Jason Gagnon

Jason Gagnon is a partner in Carmody’s Litigation Group and chair of the Products Liability Group. His practice focuses on commercial litigation with a particular emphasis on products liability, utility law, and employment law. Jason has extensive experience in advising clients in all aspects of products liability law, including substantial experience working with national and multi-national companies to develop an integrated system of best practices for avoiding and managing products liability claims covering a wide range of areas from product development and risk allocation in contracts to litigation and trial.

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