Gina M. Von Oehsen
Gina M. Von Oehsen is an associate in the firm’s litigation department. She has litigated cases on behalf of individuals and businesses in both New York and Connecticut courtrooms. Her primary areas of practice are major tort litigation, products liability, commercial litigation, franchise law and defending law firms and lawyers accused of malpractice.
In December 2002, Gina received the highest Martindale-Hubbell rating of AV. She continues to maintain this preeminent rating. She was a former Member of the Board of the Regional Bar Association (now Fairfield County Bar Association). She was a former co-chair of the Employment Law Committee of the Regional Bar, where she was a featured speaker on Current Issues of Employment Law. Additionally, she was a former Chair of the Westchester Bar Association of the Member Benefits Committee.
Gina was recognized and featured in the November/December 2012 edition of The New Canaan-Darien + Rowaton magazine as one of the Top Lawyers in the field of Litigation. She additionally was featured in Boston’s Top Rated Lawyers in their 2012 publication.
- Served as litigation team leader actively managing files in New York and Connecticut defending a Fortune 500 manufacturer of keyboards in the Repetitive Stress Injury Litigation.
- Served as co-counsel representing a class of individuals affected by groundwater contamination by the gasoline additive MTBE.
- Represented companies in the oil, marine, aerospace, construction, railroad and automotive industries defending against claims relating to asbestos exposure.
- Formerly involved in Breast Implant Litigation.