Mr. Lopes is an attorney within the Product Liability practice group. Mr. Lopes has experience representing manufacturers of various products in lawsuits across the country. Mr. Lopes commonly attends mediations and court conferences. He also has extensive experience taking depositions of Plaintiffs and defending his clients at depositions. Mr. Lopes has negotiated numerous favorable settlements on behalf of his clients prior to and during litigation. Before he began working in the product liability field, Mr. Lopes was an associate at Manhattan's oldest and largest medical defense firm. He also has experience working for banking institutions in real estate litigation actions.
While in law school, Mr. Lopes interned for the Honorable Justice Edward O. Spain (retired), State of New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division Third Judicial Department where he assisted in drafting opinions and memoranda. He was also an Associate Editor of the Albany Law Review and was awarded Best Appellate Brief in the Domenick L. Gabrielli Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Competition.
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York