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Diane L. Feigi is an Associate in the firm's Cleveland office. She concentrates much of her practice on the defense of companies involved in product liability and toxic tort cases in state and federal courts throughout Ohio. Ms. Feigi represents companies involved in premises and intentional tort matters as well. She focuses primarily on asbestos litigation and has experience in defending benzene-related cases.
Previously, Ms. Feigi was associated with a law firm that served as national litigation counsel for a major steel conglomerate. In that role, she assisted in overseeing the coordination of the defense of asbestos cases filed in state and federal courts throughout the United States. Ms. Feigi has also served as coordinating defense counsel in the Cuyahoga County, Ohio asbestos litigation, which has given her the opportunity to work closely with opposing counsel and her fellow defense counsel in the development of case discovery matters.
Ms. Feigi has extensive deposition experience, having served as lead defense counsel at dozens of plaintiff and coworker depositions. She also appears in court regularly at hearings and oral arguments on behalf of her clients. In addition, Ms. Feigi has been involved in mediations and settlement conferences in successful efforts to bring about resolution of her clients' cases.
Ms. Feigi has also had experience in domestic relations cases and has represented individuals seeking Social Security Disability benefits. She has also worked on insurance coverage cases, including litigation stemming from the Scott Pontzer decision.
Outside of work, Ms. Feigi enjoys spending time with her family. She is an active member of her church, where she serves as an officer on the Christian Education Committee. She is also a licensed foster parent through Lorain County Children's Services.
Areas of Practice
- Product Liability
- Toxic Tort
- Intentional Tort
- Premises Liability
- Asbestos Litigation
- Ohio, 1998
- U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1999
- Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
- J.D. - 1998
- University of Akron
- B.A. - 1995
- Honors: Summa Cum Laude
Professional Associations and Memberships
- American Bar Association, Member
- Ohio State Bar Association, Member
- Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Associations, Member