Ross B. Barbour Partner




Ross Barbour defends construction companies, property owners and municipalities in claims arising from construction site accidents and construction defects. Ross handles all aspects of these claims from the initial investigation immediately following the accident through trial, verdict and appeal. He is well versed on the details of the New York State Labor Law. 

In addition to construction litigation, Ross handles premises security, Dram Shop and aviation-related claims. Ross is known for his responsiveness and succinct communications in pursuit of a quick, favorable and cost-effective resolution to his clients’ matters.

Representative Matters

Obtained summary judgment on behalf of a major medical device manufacturer in a product liability lawsuit in the Southern District of New York involving a cold therapeutic unit (ice pack); the plaintiff claimed that she sustained third-degree frostbite burns to her leg resulting in skin graft procedures, an infection and a 14-day stay in the intensive care unit.