David F. Fanning focuses his practice on general litigation, including cases involving products liability, premises liability, toxic torts, professional liability, and business and commercial liability.
In the field of general litigation, Mr. Fanning has litigated actions involving professional liabilities and business torts and regulatory compliance, as well as class action litigation.
In the field of “toxic tort” litigation, Mr. Fanning has assisted clients in cases involving a number of claimed exposures, including hexavalent chromium, asbestos, benzene, metal working fluids and coal dust, and involving issues of premises liability, products liability, employer, and maritime liability.
In the field of business and commercial litigation, Mr. Fanning has litigated cases involving a broad array of issues, especially those involving new technologies, such as privacy, surveillance, and wire-tapping and other electronic access issues.
An avid researcher and writer, Mr. Fanning’s work has appeared in various publications such as those associated with the Defense Research Institute and other organizations. He serves on several DRI committees, including Toxic Torts and Environmental Law, Technology, and Appellate Advocacy. He is also a continuing legal education instructor.