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New York Civil Litigation Review


Our reputation for outstanding results has made ARFD an approved insurance defense vendor for virtually every medical malpractice insurance program and insurance carrier in New York. We are also routinely retained by a New Jersey medical malpractice insurance program to handle medical malpractice matters in New Jersey representing individual medical providers and their practices. They understand that we provide defense work that defies conventional thinking and results in excellent outcomes for our clients.  It is this reputation that has enabled us to expand our practice to include toxic tort, health care law, automotive, construction, premises and product liability defense for several Fortune 500 clients.  ARFD’s primary areas of practice include:

Medical Malpractice Litigation: Defense of doctors, hospitals and other health care professionals against claims of malpractice.

Automobile Product Liability: Defense of automobile manufacturers against claims alleging defective product design.

Toxic Tort Litigation: Defense of personal injury claims involving exposure to asbestos and other airborne environmental contaminants.

Health Care Law: Various legal services for doctors, hospitals and medical practices (other than defense litigation).

Construction Litigation: Defense of general contractors and sub-contractors in personal injury and labor law cases.

Premises Liability: Defense of property owners in personal injury cases involving claims of negligent maintenance and inadequate security.

Product Liability: Defense of liability suits involving a wide variety of products other than automotive.

Education Law: Helping families of children with disabilities obtain the services needed to make meaningful educational progress.

General Liability and Litigation: Handling a wide variety of general liability, litigation and transactional matters.