Since joining K&L Gates in 1990, Mr. Vari has appeared on behalf of clients in trial and appellate courts in numerous states, including California, New York, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Texas, Massachusetts, Michigan and Ohio. He has presented innovative legal arguments regarding asbestos claims across the United States. He frequently lectures and publishes on product liability issues that arise in asbestos litigation. He has been recognized by his peers in both Best Lawyers in America and Pennsylvania Super Lawyers. Mr. Vari’s current practice is focused upon developing and coordinating innovative defense strategies on a national level, and counseling clients on matters of strategy and defense management relating to thousands of asbestos claims pending across more than 45 states and one United States territory. Mr. Vari further maintains an active appellate practice, focusing on product liability issues.