Brian C. Darreff has significant litigation experience in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania in a number of fields including product warranty, product liability, wills, probate and trusts, insurance coverage, bad faith, professional malpractice, employment, personal injury and general litigation. He also assists clients with employment agreements, estate planning and document preparation (including wills and trusts), and probate and estate administration. His clients have included Fortune 100 companies as well as smaller business clients including family run businesses, estates, trusts, and individuals.
Mr. Darreff’s product liability litigation experience includes representation of clients in product defect claims involving allegations of design defect, failure to warn, and manufacturing defect claims. He has also represented clients in warranty claims under the Uniform Commercial Code, the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Improvement Act and state consumer protection laws including Consumer Fraud, Unfair Trade Practices and Lemon Law statutes. He has successfully litigated disputes arising from will challenges, breach of fiduciary duty, trusts and powers of attorney.
Mr. Darreff has successfully litigated bad faith claims and represented clients in insurance coverage disputes arising under commercial, professional, and individual insurance policies.
Mr. Darreff has years of experience defending and prosecuting numerous suits involving negligence, malpractice and professional liability claims. He has represented clients in claims arising from whistle-blowing activities, gender and age discrimination, wrongful termination and adverse action, and personal injury under various Tort Claims Acts. His practice also includes jurisdictional disputes based on internet commerce and advertising by foreign companies in the United States. He has been admitted pro hac vice in states where he is not a member of the bar at the request of multiple clients.
J.D., 1986, Temple University School of Law
B.B.A., 1982, Temple University School of Business Administration
Temple Law School Barrister Award
Temple Moot Court Honor Society
Mr. Darreff is admitted and actively practices in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
American Bar Association
Burlington County Bar Association
Camden County Bar Association
Defense Research Institute
New Jersey Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Philadelphia Bar Association
Mr. Darreff is a lecturer for the Insurance Society of Philadelphia and the South Jersey Claims Association and an adjunct Professor at Peirce College.
Mr. Darreff is a member of the Board of Directors and a volunteer for the Dear Santa Society. Mr. Darreff has served as the Vice-President of the North East Catholic Alumni Association and as a trustee of the Greater Ramblewood Association.
When the ground is not frozen, Brian might be found pedaling on his road bike or hiking. When the weather cools, he will be working as a volunteer with the Dear Santa Society, a non-profit charity that he helped to create, that is dedicated to helping underprivileged kids and their families enjoy the Holiday Season.