Complex Litigation

Daniel Kain is a partner in the firm’s Pennsylvania office, located on Philadelphia’s Main Line.  His practice focusses on product liability, subrogation, class actions and commercial litigation.  As a law student, Mr. Kain wrote an article that predicted the general liability claims made in the NFL concussion litigation.  Mr. Kain now serves as national counsel for clients within the sporting good and residential product industries.  He also works with clients in a number of other industries such as transportation, construction, energy, cosmetics and insurance. 

In addition to an active trial and appellate practice, Mr. Kain develops and executes defense strategies that increase the likelihood of trial success, reduce defense costs and deter future litigation.

Mr. Kain is a member of DRI’s Product Liability Steering Committee.  He is also actively involved with the Pennsylvania Defense Institute and Sports and Fitness Industry Association.  Mr. Kain publishes and lectures on topics associated with his practice such as sports litigation, product liability and insurance coverage. 

 

Admissions
Pennsylvania State Bar
New Jersey State Bar
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Professional Memberships
Sports and Fitness Industry Association
DRI Young Lawyer Liaison Chair to Product Liability Committee
Pennsylvania Defense Institute

Education
West Chester University, B.A., 2004, summa cum laude,
The Rutgers School of Law-Camden, J.D.,2009
Honors: Dean's List honor at Rutgers Law – Camden
Note and Comment Editor - RUTGERS LAW JOURNAL

Publications
“It’s Just a Concussion: The National Football League’s Denial of a Causal Link Between Multiple Concussions and Later-Life Cognitive Decline”, 40 RUTGERS L.J. 697 (2009)
"NFL’s Shaky Concussion Policy Exposes the League to Potential Liability Headaches", 28 A.B.A. ENT. & SPORTS LAW. 9 (2010) (written in conjunction with Joseph Hanna)

Presentations
“Hard Tackles: Defending Modern Sports Products Litigation,” Defense Research Institute (Feb., 2016)
"Bringing & Defending Product and General Liability Cases" Rutgers Law (November, 2015)
"Ongoing Legal Developments in Football and Other Youth Sports" Pennsylvania Defense Institute (June, 2015)