Jeff Otto devotes his practice to civil trial work with an emphasis on personal injury litigation, products liability, medical device litigation, medical malpractice, legal malpractice, chemical and toxic tort litigation, insurance litigation, and reinsurance.
Jeff has represented chemical manufacturers, physicians, and nursing homes in serious personal injury and death cases. Additionally, he has handled complex business litigation related to market conduct of insurance carriers and reinsurers.
Jeff is certified by the State Board of Legal Specialization in both Civil Trial Law (1987) and Personal Injury Trial Law (1994). Only 3% of all Texas attorneys hold this double certification.
Construction Defect Litigation
— Handled construction defect litigation with over 75 contractors, subcontractors and design professionals in Central Texas.
Medical Device Litigation — Handled complex medical device litigation involving both off-label use allegations as well as design and manufacturing defect claims.
Handled premises liability claims against national retailer involving manufacturing defect claims where manufacturer was Chinese and beyond reach of U.S. jurisdiction.
Business Litigation — Handled business litigation involving allegations of internal fraud by insiders in North and Central Texas.