Eric S. Westenberger is a Member of the Sills Cummis & Gross Litigation, Mass Tort and Product Liability Practice Groups. His practice focuses on mass/toxic torts, product liability, securities and commercial litigation. Mr. Westenberger has defended product liability, toxic tort and class action matters for numerous high-profile clients. Representative clients include a major food biotechnology company, the largest telecommunications organization in the U.S., a leading technologies business, the most established manufacturer operating in the home improvement and automotive industry and one of the world’s premier providers of branded casino entertainment. His diverse experience spans the entire litigation process, from the investigatory and pleading stages through discovery and, finally, trial.
Mr. Westenberger also has experience advising companies on issues relating to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, suspicious activity reporting and detection, and the implementation of corporate compliance programs.
Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Westenberger was a partner at Locke Lord. He also served as a Law Clerk for the Honorable Shirley Wohl Kram, United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York.