Gerhard P. Dietrich - Ward Greenberg Heller & Reidy LLP

Gerhard P. Dietrich

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Gerhard Dietrich has 30 years of courtroom experience and has successfully defended clients before juries, judges and arbitrators in both state and federal courts throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey and occasionally other states. While he has wide experience in civil litigation, the main focus of his practice is the defense of product liability and complex litigation matters including individual actions, mass torts and class actions. He also has experience representing corporate clients in business disputes, commercial and employment litigation, CERCLA actions, and insurance coverage disputes. He has argued before the appellate courts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Mr. Dietrich came to Ward Greenberg in its merger with Daller Greenberg & Dietrich, LLP, where he was one of the founding partners in 1994. He tried his first case to a judge in 1985 winning an injunction in a trademark dispute. He tried his first case to conclusion before a jury in 1990 winning a defense verdict. Since then he has won defense verdicts before juries in cases involving death or serious personal injuries in product liability, premises liability and motor vehicle cases. He represents as regional counsel manufacturers of HVAC equipment, truck-trailers, tires, roofing materials, pharmaceuticals and other products.

Penn State Dickinson School of LawJ.D. 1984

Office Location

1835 Market Street, Suite 650
Philadelphia, PA 19103
United States

Practice Areas

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Other Information

Gender: Male