Jeffrey D. Otto

Jeffrey D. Otto

Casualty Section Vice Chair

Health Care

Overview

Jeff Otto has represented many manufacturers and has tried cases from El Paso to Edinburg to Austin for medical device manufacturers.

Representative Experience

  • Obtained defense verdict in South Texas involving 82 year-old plaintiff claiming defective design and manufacturing of DME placed by Home Health Agency.
  • Obtained defense verdict in Central Texas involving wheelchair bound plaintiff claiming defective design of wheelchair lift used in modified van.
  • Handled complex medical device claims against manufacturer of drug-eluting stent; confidential settlement reached in 2007.