Goldberg Segalla is pleased to announce the addition of associate Owen R. Field to the firm’s office in Philadelphia, where he will practice in its Product Liability Practice Group. His focus is on defending complex product liability claims and catastrophic transportation injury cases.
Owen brings a broad-based legal background to Goldberg Segalla and has extensive experience negotiating and facilitating settlements, handling cases in litigation, and preparing for mediations and arbitrations. He previously held positions that served the public interest in New York City and in cities throughout the Northeast. Owen was the executive director of a nonprofit organization in Brooklyn that provides free legal help, afterschool tutoring, first-time job opportunities, and community meals to an underserved neighborhood. He also was a staff attorney with an organization that provided legal services to victims of Superstorm Sandy in Coney Island.
A 2011 graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, Owen is active in a number of legal and community organizations, including the New York State Bar Association, Northeast Community Outreach in Philadelphia, and Graffiti 3 Ministries in New York City.