Vincent Castillo, a partner of the firm, specializes in the defense of general liability, product liability, whistleblower, and employment-related claims. A significant portion of Mr. Castillo’s practice includes representing clients involved in the railroad and busing industries, including investigation and litigation of catastrophic accidents resulting in serious personal injury and death. Mr. Castillo also represents these clients in investigations conducted by the National Transportation Safety Board and local law enforcement agencies. He also handles employment-related claims for these clients, including claims arising under the Federal Railroad Safety Act, the California Fair Employment and Housing Act, and various federal laws.
In addition to his transportation practice, Mr. Castillo also is involved in defending automobile dealers in the defense of lemon law, Consumer Legal Remedies Act, and premises liability claims.
Mr. Castillo has tried numerous cases to verdict in federal and state courts in California and Nevada, including numerous cases involving injuries to vehicle occupants in railroad grade crossing accidents.