George A. Pisano

George Pisano has 30 years of experience handling a wide range of personal injury and casualty-related matters. His practice focuses primarily on the defense of product liability claims with particular emphasis on representing worldwide manufacturers of heavy machinery. He is well versed in fire litigation, having handled numerous such cases for electronics and appliance manufacturers. In his role as National Counsel for the world’s largest machine tool manufacturer, George has substantial experience in cases involving industrial equipment and metalworking machinery.

In more than 27 years at Wilson Elser, George has distinguished himself as a tenacious advocate who can quickly get to the meat of a case and deliver outstanding and cost-effective results, whether by court ordered dismissal, settlement or trial. Early in his career, George gained valuable insight from the plaintiff’s perspective while working two years with a plaintiffs’ law firm specializing in personal injury litigation, including workers’ compensation law, product liability, premises liability and general negligence.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Insurance & Reinsurance Coverage and 2) Product Liability
Law School University of California Davis School of Law
Education Loyola Marymount University (B.A., 1979)
Most recent firm Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker
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