Cary Hiltgen is immensely experienced in product liability disputes, prompting peers to describe him as "probably the best products trial lawyer in the country".
Cary E Hiltgen is a founding member and shareholder of Hiltgen & Brewer, PC. He has focused over 38 years of practice on product liability, insurance, commercial and transportation defence. His guidance and experience merited the trust of national and international corporations, who rely on his commercial and business expertise in his role as national trial counsel. He frequently defends large equipment manufacturers in state and federal jurisdictions throughout the United States. His firm represents well-known manufacturers, distributors, retailers, trucking, railroad and insurance companies. His competence has earned him distinction as an Oklahoma Super Lawyer since 2006, an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubble and fellowship in the Litigation Counsel of America.
Cary is a long-time member, former president and former director of the Defense Research Institute. He continues to serve the legal community as a member of DRI, the Product Liability Advisory Counsel, the National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel, the International Association of Defense Counsel, the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys, the Professional Liability Defense Federation and the Trucking Industry Defense Association. He is a frequent speaker throughout the country on product liability issues.
A 1981 graduate of Oklahoma City University School of Law, Cary is admitted to all Oklahoma state and federal courts, the Kansas Bar Association, the United States District Courts for the Central District of Illinois and District of Arizona, the United States Courts of Appeal for the Third, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth, Ninth, and Tenth Circuits, and the Supreme Court of the United States.