Judith A. Perritano

Judith A. Perritano
Product Liability & Toxic Torts Attorney
Commercial Litigation
National Coordinating Counsel
General Litigation
Product Liability
Toxic Torts
Bar & Court Admissions
Bar Admissions
U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

Attorney Biography

Attorney Experience

Representative Matters

Attorney News

PDP Attorneys Named to 2023 Massachusetts Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List
Pierce Davis Perritano Celebrates 25th Anniversary
Pierce Davis & Perritano Partners Receive 2023 AV Preeminent® Rating by Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™
PDP Attorneys Named to 2022 Boston Magazine's Top Lawyers List
PDP Attorneys Named to 2022 Massachusetts Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists
PDP Attorneys Named to 2021 Massachusetts Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists
PDP Attorneys Named to 2020 Massachusetts Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists
PDP Partners Judith Perritano and John Davis Named to 2021 Best Lawyers List
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Author,"Recent Decisions in 3 Key Areas that Impact the Asbestos Litigation," DALS, June 2018
"Sophisticated User Doctrine in Cases Involving Naval Exposure," DRI Asbestos Medicine Seminar, November 6, 2008
"International Liability for Nuclear Pollution," XI Suffolk Transnational Law Journal, p. 76 (Fall 1987); Product Liability Claims/Defense/Trial (1997)
"Attorney Conduct at Depositions" An Overview, MBA Civil Litigation Section News, October, 1995
Author, PDP Toxic Torts Alerts, topics include: "Liability for Products Manufactured and Sold by Others," Each and Every Exposure Theory", and "The Duty to Take Home Exposure Plaintiffs"

Speaking Engagements

The Knowledge Group,"Tort Claims and COVID-19: Preventive Measures Employers Should Know and Do" Speaker, Webinar (October 27, 2020)
DRI Defense Lawyers Asbestos Symposium,"Defense Strategies in a Post- OSHA Gasket and Packing Case" Speaker (November 7, 2018)
Defense Asbestos Litigation Seminar,"Emerging Issues in Asbestos and Talc Science in the Courtroom" Panelist (June 27, 2018)
Defense Asbestos Litigation Seminar,"An Overview of Recent Decisions That Impact the Asbestos Litigation" Speaker (June 27, 2018)
The Knowledge Group,"Product Liability Litigation: Comprehensive Guide and Strategies for Manufacturers" Speaker, Webinar (December 19, 2017)
DRI Defense Lawyers Asbestos Symposium,"Defending Take Home Exposure Cases" Speaker (November 1, 2017)
The Knowledge Group,"Product Liability Litigation" Significant Issues to Watch For in 2017" Co-Speaker, Webinar (April 27, 2017)
The Knowledge Group,"Understanding the Effects of Sequenced Discovery in Mass Tort Litigation" Speaker, Webinar (November 23, 2015; September 9, 2016)
DRI Asbestos Medicine Seminar,"Where There's Smoke, There's Fire: Hot New Issues in the Lung Cancer Debate" Speaker (November 5, 2015)
HB Litigation, "Recent Appellate Decisions and Pending Appeals," Speaker (June 21, 2012)
HB Litigation, "Take Home Asbestos Exposure," Speaker (October 3, 2011)
DRI Asbestos Medicine Seminar,"Replacement Parts, External Insulation and Component Parts," Speaker (November 12, 2009)
DRI Asbestos Medicine Seminar, "The Sophisticated User Doctrine in Cases Involving Naval Exposure," Speaker (November 6, 2008)
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