Jane M. Sigda

Partner, New York

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Jane M. Sigda

Jane concentrates her practice on product liability, commercial, insurance and reinsurance litigation.

Jane has concentrated on the defense of manufacturers and service providers in product liability and contract-related matters and on defending insurers in complex liability coverage issues. She has represented a major airframe manufacturer in domestic and international accident litigation and investigations, including the investigation and litigation following the second worst aviation disaster in Brazil history. She has significant experience representing major insurance companies and markets in multi-million dollar coverage disputes.

Jane is a member of the firm’s Product Liability team. Several times a year, Jane prepares and presents seminars to the firm’s clients on diverse aviation-related issues, including contract negotiation, product liability law, contractual risk allocation, remedies and warranty basics. Jane’s practice encompasses all aspects of product liability, including risk management, commercial and insurance law.

Published Works and Presentations

The 39th Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organization: Regulation (from 2020) of Aviation Emissions – Part II: The ICAO Decision.” Editor, Aviation and Climate Change – Law & Policy.  Newsletter published jointly by Condon & Forsyth LLP and Hodgkinson.Johnston Pty Ltd. (November 2016).

The 39th Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organization: Regulation (from 2020) of Aviation Emissions.” Editor, Aviation and Climate Change – Law & Policy.  Newsletter published jointly by Condon & Forsyth LLP and Hodgkinson.Johnston Pty Ltd. (September 2016).

“Expansion of Preemption and Congress’s Intent to Occupy Entire Field of Air Safety,” ABA Section of Litigation (February 24, 2016) (available at https://apps.americanbar.org/litigation/committees/masstorts/practice.html).

“Airlines and Climate Change: The Aviation Industry’s Emissions Problem.” Editor, Aviation and Climate Change – Law & Policy.  Newsletter published jointly by Condon & Forsyth LLP and Hodgkinson.Johnston Pty Ltd. (November 2015).

“Airlines and Climate Change: The Aviation Emissions Problem.” Editor, Aviation and Climate Change – Law & Policy.  Newsletter published jointly by Condon & Forsyth LLP and Hodgkinson.Johnston Pty Ltd. (December 2014).

Speaker, The Times They are a Changin’ – and so is your Aviation Insurance Coverage. Aviation Law & Insurance Symposium (Florida, January 23-25, 2013)