Jay J. Lambert: Lawyer with Duane Morris LLP

Jay J. Lambert

Of Counsel
Philadelphia,  PA  U.S.A.
Phone215 979 1000

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AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Professional Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Drug and Medical Device Litigation
  • Trial Practice
Contact InfoTelephone: 215 979 1000
Fax: 215 689 3581
Law SchoolVillanova University School of Law, J.D., 1968
Admitted1968, Massachusetts; 1971, Pennsylvania; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit; U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

Professional Activities

•American Bar Association - Tort and Insurance Practice Section
•Pennsylvania Bar Association - Civil Litigation Section
•Philadelphia Bar Association
•Association of Defense Counsel
•Defense Research Institute
•American Board of Trial Advocates

BornFall River, Massachusetts, March 12, 1943

Jay J. Lambert practices in the areas of product liability, professional liability, and drug and medical device litigation.

He is a member of the Tort and Insurance Practice Section of the American Bar Association, the Civil Litigation Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Philadelphia Bar Association. A member of the Association of Defense Counsel, the Defense Research Institute and the American Board of Trial Advocates, he is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and Massachusetts.

Mr. Lambert is a 1968 graduate of Villanova University School of Law and a graduate of Providence College.


•Duane Morris LLP
- Former Co-Chair, Product Liability Practice Group
- Of Counsel, 2000-present
- Partner, 1978-1999
- Associate, 1971-1978

Honors & Awards

• AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Selected Speaking Engagements

Selected Seminars and Presentations

• Defending the Hospital and Handling Credentialing Problems Relative to the 'Unfit Staff Person, Defense Research Institute, Chicago, IL, October 1988
• The Incompetent or Marginal Physician, Law Journal Seminars, New York, NY, June 1988
• Withholding and Refusing Treatment, Law Journal Seminars, New York, NY, June 1988
• Direct Examination and Cross Examination, Trial Technique Seminar, Defense Research Institute, Washington, D.C., April 1988

Reported CasesRepresentative Matters; Extensive trial experience in professional liability suits, including successful jury verdicts representing physicians, podiatrists, insurance agents, architects and engineers. Product liability defense for manufacturers, including Hobart Corporation, Wilsonart, BMW and Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company. Representation of drug, food supplement, medical device and medical equipment manufacturers and insurance companies, including Pharmacists Mutual Insurance Company, MEDMARC, Showa Denko K.K., and Sunrise Medical, Inc. Part of the DM&H litigation team representing the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in Medicare reimbursement suit against the tobacco industry.

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Office Information

Jay J. Lambert

30 South 17th Street
PhiladelphiaPA 19103-7396


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