Eric W F Niederer

Eric Niederer handles health care liability, product liability, catastrophic loss and high-exposure matters in state and federal court. He has represented a variety of health care providers in litigation, compliance issues and Department of Public Health investigations. Additionally, Eric has represented national and international manufacturers, distributors and retailers in product liability and commercial actions, including medical products and FDA and CPSC recalls. He has written articles and lectured on health care, product liability and Connecticut civil procedure. Eric routinely handles catastrophic loss and wrongful death actions in a myriad of actions with direct day-to-day development, implementation and handling of the overall litigation strategy and activities in a variety of low-exposure to high-exposure cases up to and through trial, including appellate practice.

Eric began his career as a paralegal assisting in the defense of medical malpractice, product liability, wrongful death and high exposure matters. He continues the defense of medical providers and facilities, and manufacturers, distributors, retailers and owners in product liability and commercial actions as an attorney. Eric’s knowledge, abilities and effective representation have been recognized by industry leaders and organizations through speaking engagements, consulting, publications, awards and distinctions.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Medical Malpractice & Health Care, 2) Product Liability, 3) Toxic Tort and 4) Asbestos
Law School Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., 2001
Admitted Year 2000
Education University of Connecticut, B.A., 1995
Most recent firm Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker
Relevant Jobs
Defense Litigation Associate
USA-CT-Hartford

Established national law firm seeks an associate with 1-3 yrs. experience in toxic tort and general liability litigation for its Hartford office. Applicants must have excellent writing skills and a st...

Apply now

Product Liability & Environmental Associate - Attorney
USA-IL-Chicago

The global law firm of Faegre Baker Daniels LLP is actively recruiting an associate to join the Product Liability and Environmental practice group in our Chicago, IL office. Faegre Baker Daniels is an...

Apply now

Legal Assistant - Litigation, HR & Compliance
USA-NJ-Piscataway

Legal Assistant - Litigation, HR & Compliance Duties: Assist in-house and outside counsel with a variety of general litigation issues, including those related to the Company’s products liability, m...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
Barbara A. Fitzgerald
Barbara A. Fitzgerald

Ms. Fitzgerald represents employers in a wide range of industries, including the entertainment, financial services, hospitality, manufacturing, retail, and transportation industries.

Barbara J. Shander
Barbara J. Shander

Ms. Shander advises public and private company clients as well as private equity funds, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, and financing transactions.

Benjamin P. Smith
Benjamin P. Smith

Benjamin P. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. He is a trial lawyer with a particular focus on high-stakes disputes in the biotechnology, medical device, and internet industries.