Jennifer Ways has been a member of the California Bar for 18 years. She is a graduate of the Pennsylvania State University and Hastings College of the Law at the University of California at San Francisco. Ms. Ways came to the firm in 2008 and is a partner in the San Francisco office.
Ms. Ways’ trial experience has included will contests, property disputes, personal injury claims and primarily products liability defense. She has been involved in asbestos litigation since 1991, having served as local counsel for a national insulation contracting firm for over 10 years, and has represented national and international contractors as well as manufacturers, suppliers and premises owners in asbestos trials.
Ms. Ways has successfully argued many pretrial motions which have resulted in dismissals, including summary judgment and motions in limine. She has been involved in over 30 jury trials and has extensive experience negotiating toxic tort and environmental claims in the San Francisco area.