Admiralty and Maritime Claims
Trust and Probate
Health and Medical
Motor Carrier Litigation / Transportation Law
Toxic and Environmental Tort
General Civil Liability Defense
Harrington, Foxx, Dubrow &Canter, LLP, has been a leader in tort liability
defense since 1938. The firm has represented numerous Fortune 500 companies in
a wide variety of cases. Our clients have relied on our attorneys to handle complex
and catastrophic injury cases in State and Federal Courts. The firm's varied
practice includes products liability, premises liability, transportation,
environmental issues, toxic torts, civil rights, intentional torts, admiralty,
bankruptcy, intellectual property, employment, antitrust, construction defect,
property rights and professional malpractice, including chiropractic and legal
We have handled products liability suits involving automobiles, buses,
heavy-duty trucks, water craft, construction equipment, heavy equipment, oilfield
equipment, propane containment and delivery systems, household consumer goods,
power tools, firearms, medical instruments and medical devices.
The firm's vast experience in handling premises liability cases includes
representing major retailers, apartment owners, land developers and home owners.
The issues have included matters from pedestrian slipping and tripping hazards to
toxic exposure and nuisance claims. Other examples of cases we frequently handle
include claims of inadequate security, false arrest and battery. Related to our
premises liability practice is our defense of ADA claims involving public
Our transportation cases include major bus accidents, trucking accidents, and
private automobile accidents. In addition to accident reconstruction and causation
issues involved in most transportation cases, we have been involved in significant
appellate cases concerning liability based on the status of the vehicle operator.
Examples of such issues include, whether the driver was in the course and scope
of employment, whether the driver had an agency relationship with the defendant
or whether the driver was a permissive user. In addition to the personal injury
cases, we have handled cargo and Cartwright Act cases.
We have extensive trial experience in both State and Federal courts