Photo 1: San Francisco after 1906 earthquake, Geo. R. Lawrence Co., Library of Congress, LC-USZ62-136557, 1906.

Photo 2: Clearing Metro-North Tracks After Building Collapse by Metropolitan Transportation Authority of the State of New York. Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0.

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Catastrophic Liability Defense

High Exposure Claims

Claims resulting from catastrophic losses involving death, dismemberment, burns, and paralysis represent an unfortunate reality, and require specialized expertise and sensitive handling. At Manning & Kass, the highly experienced trial lawyers in our Catastrophic Liability Defense Team understand the intricacies of these cases and work closely with our clients to achieve the best possible resolution. We are proud that our clients routinely contact us to assist in handling these most difficult matters. We have successfully handled hundreds of such cases and have also achieved very good trial results for our clients.

Our Catastrophic Liability Defense Team is led by firm founding partner Dennis B. Kass, who has received the coveted CLAY (California Lawyer of the Year) award and an AV Preeminent® Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating, and been named a 2004–2009 and 2013–2015 Super Lawyer. Dennis has also received numerous honors and awards for his trial skills.