James A. Wescoe
Partner, Board of Directors, Chair of the Commercial Transportation Group
Obtained a dismissal of a lawsuit against a transportation broker in New Jersey state court where the shipper filed suit for cargo damages;
Defended a large motor carrier in a $2.9 million cargo claim filed by a foreign manufacturer in San Diego, California.
Resolved a rear-end collision case involving the death of the claimant in the U.S. District Court in Massachusetts.
Negotiated the settlement of a multi-party lawsuit involving more than fifty vehicles, with six decedents and dozens of personal injury claimants arising from a snow-related pile up accident on Interstate 80 in northern Pennsylvania.