|Justin M. Cuniff|
Justin Cuniff is a Partner in Kiernan Trebach’s Annapolis office. Justin brings an aggressive and thorough approach in assisting clients in all phases of litigation from pre-suit investigations through trial and appeal. He has experience counseling and representing clients in a variety of areas including product liability, construction/design defect, premises liability, mass/toxic tort, Federal Employers’ Liability Act (FELA), medical malpractice, transportation litigation, and insurance coverage.
The strategies implemented by Mr. Cuniff in the defense of his clients have allowed him to achieve successful results in federal and state courts in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia and favorable settlements through both direct negotiations and various forms of alternative dispute resolution.
Mr. Cuniff’s diverse experience includes the representation of national and international insurance organizations, Class I railroads, the nation’s largest passenger rail carrier, regional and national construction companies, universities, the world’s number one bottled water company, medical professionals, and one of the nation’s largest dialysis companies.
Mr. Cuniff currently focuses his practice on the defense of companies in the retail, restaurant and hospitality industries including representation of the most successful multinational technology company in the world, the second-largest supermarket chain in North America and one of the largest sporting goods retailers in the world. Mr. Cuniff also advises these clients in the areas of claim prevention and investigation including the development of policies and procedures to reduce or eliminate potential exposure.
Mr. Cuniff regularly provides guidance on compliance matters regarding the Medicare Secondary Payer Act and the Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Extension Act of 2007 in association with the resolution of general liability and FELA claims.