Brian Cafritz 

Managing Partner


Combining extensive knowledge, experience, and tenacity across a great array of products and industries, KP&M has successfully defended manufacturers, designers, distributors, renters and retailers of commercial products throughout the nation. Our technical expertise, involvement in product liability research, and vast network of experts in engineering, manufacturing and design ensure our clients benefit from legal guidance regarding insurance, due-diligence, product testing, investigations, and warnings. Our products liability litigation team focuses on gaining maximum leverage for our clients in mediation or arbitration, at trial, and beyond the courtroom, all the while recognizing the importance of future business and relationships as they apply to the case at hand. Our experienced defense teams understand the nuances of warranty and consumer protection laws, and serve as steadfast legal partners, handling the complex legal, technical and scientific issues that frequently arise when facing a product liability claim.

KP&M has successfully defended manufacturers, designers and distributors of a wide variety of products, including:

  • Power tools
  • Medical Equipment
  • Motor Vehicles
  • Construction Equipment and Machinery
  • Forestry Equipment
  • Hazardous Material Delivery Vehicles
  • Electrical Failures
  • Boats
  • Household Appliances
  • Sports Equipment/Toys
  • Food and Beverages
  • Household Improvement and Cleaning Products