Class Action Litigation Practice

Introduction 

Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP has been a leader in the bar throughout its 135-year history.  We continue that tradition today with a reputation for legal excellence in numerous practice areas, including complex commercial litigation and class action representations in federal and state courts throughout the United States.  As one of the largest firms in New Jersey, Riker Danzig has the ability to bring together a deep bench and terrific team of professionals from several key practice groups to all of its cases.  

Professional Experience and Capabilities

Riker Danzig has a long and successful history of representing a broad variety of clients in class action litigation and complex commercial litigation in the federal and state courts, including numerous cases involving allegations of consumer fraud and product defects, as well as cases in the insurance, banking and securities, and employment contexts.  We serve as primary or New Jersey counsel for major drug, electronic, chemical and tobacco manufacturers, defending wrongful death and personal injury claims in both individual and “mass tort” settings.  We also represent foreign manufacturers in class actions brought before U.S. courts, and have successfully argued class certification issues in several federal and state courts.  

Representative Cases: