Davis Rothwell is a leading full-service civil defense law firm with substantial experience representing manufacturers and design professionals in product liability cases. We also represent defendants in claims alleging personal injury, property damage, or lost profits.

Industry segments represented include:

  • Chemical manufacturers
  • Agricultural suppliers
  • Industrial equipment
  • Consumer products
  • Building products

Our legal professionals will explain the case to you in a straightforward, unbiased way so you can evaluate all options with confidence. We strive to minimize the costs and exposures associated with products liability cases by evaluating claims early on – and designing legal strategies that resolve cases as promptly and economically as possible.


For over 30 years, Davis Rothwell has been representing defendants in products liability actions in trial and appellate courts throughout the Pacific Northwest. With each case our attorneys take the time to learn the product, industry, standards, and manufacturing process to ensure no stone is left unturned. In addition, our firm has also established an extensive network of industry experts capable of thoroughly investigating and analyzing complex liability claims.

This integrated approach allows our lawyers to effectively manage complex products liability litigation and develop sophisticated legal approaches aimed at resolving cases rapidly and efficiently.


Our lawyers have been successfully defending products liability cases since the emergence of this area of law more than 30 years ago.


One of our shareholders is on the executive committee of the Products Liability section of the Oregon State Bar. Our staff are also involved with the Products Liability segments of various national organizations such as the Defense Research Institute (DRI).