John serves as chair of the Architectural, Engineering & Construction Defect Litigation Practice Group. In this capacity, he oversees a large group of attorneys throughout many of the firm's offices dedicated in the defense of construction professionals.
Over the past 20 years, John has handled more than 500 matters in the defense of architectural and engineering firms, general contractors, subcontractors, developers, and owners in litigation matters involving personal injury and property damage. The scope of his representation includes construction and design defect matters, breach of contract, delay damage cases, indemnity and coverage, and construction code and safety violation claims.
In addition to John's vast experience in an all matters of construction litigation, he has handled many hundreds of matters involving personal injury, product liability, and catastrophic loss matters.
John graduated from the University of Montana in 1979 with a Bachelor of Arts in history and political science. He then went on to receive his juris doctor from Southwestern University School of Law in Los Angeles, California.
•Minimizing Risk and Avoiding Consequences as a Design Professional in the State of New Jersey
•Defending Roof Collapse Cases
•Defending Architect and Engineer Malpractice Claims in New Jersey
•The Applicability of the Economic Loss Doctrine to Design Professional Claims
• Additional Insured Status of Design Professionals, Defense Digest, Vol. 4, No. 3, 1998
•Proceedings of the 42nd Annual Meeting of Invited Attorneys
Honors & Awards
•AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
•New Jersey Super Lawyer, 2005
Year Joined Organization
On the Pulse...Profile of Our Architectural, Engineering & Construction Defect Litigation Practice Group
Defense Digest Article • September 1, 2015
By John H. Osorio, Esq.*Marshall Dennehey's Architectural, Engineering & Construction Defect Litigation Practice Group is focused on defending litigation matters related to the construction industry. Whether it is a basement wall..., Defense Digest, Vol. 21, No. 3, September 2015Defense Digest is prepared by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin to provide information on recent legal developments of interest to our readers. This publication is not intended to provide...