Richard J. Bedell Jr.

Over the last 25 years, Rich Bedell has developed a practice that focuses on litigation involving engineered products, primarily in the areas of building materials, construction, and aviation. He has litigated cases relating to air conditioning systems, diesel engines, aircraft engines and aircraft parts, blasthole drills, transformers, welded connections, crane design and operation, ceramics, plastics, and treatment plant design. Rich has tried several of these cases to a successful verdict, including the jury verdict in Driscoll v. Atlas Copco Drilling Solutions, Case No. 69-VI-CV-08-145 (Sixth Judicial District, St. Louis County, Minnesota).

Rich has represented Bridgestone Firestone, Cliffs Natural Resources, Deutz AG, Ferro Corporation, Goodman Manufacturing, Goodrich Aerostructures, Lincoln Electric, Lycoming Engines, TECT Aerospace, TransDigm Group, and TRW on a variety of class actions and commercial disputes. [1]