Ricci Tyrrell Johnson & Grey
The lawyers at Ricci Tyrrell bring to its clients years of national trial experience, defending sports and entertainment teams and venues, global product manufacturers, iconic retailers, and their insurers. The Firms has offices in Philadelphia (headquarters), Pittsburgh, New Jersey and New York. We defend cases for our clients on a national basis and specialize in finding the right solution for each case, whether that means a trial or another approach. Ricci Tyrrell was named the 2020 Pennsylvania Defense Firm of the Year by the Pennsylvania Defense Institute.
The Sports and Event Liability Team at Ricci Tyrrell has guided clients through their litigation and risk management planning for over 25 years. The Team is headed by Members John E. Tyrrell and Patrick J. McStravick. We represent professional and college sports teams; stadium, arena and facility owners and operators; and promoters and carriers addressing the unique risks attendant to spectator events and participation sports. We have considerable expertise in creating, navigating and enforcing indemnity and additional insured obligations. Much of our representation is designed to prevent litigation altogether, through risk-management consultation, training of event staff and authoring patron signage, communications, and prospective waivers. There may be no other firm in our region with the type of experience we have amassed in this specialty area.