Mesothelioma & Asbestos
LK has been a pioneer in representing victims of asbestos exposure. In fact, LK’s mesothelioma lawyers were among those responsible for the elimination of many asbestos products from the workplace. The firm’s lawyers have been at the forefront in the fight against a wide range of companies in asbestos litigation, including manufacturers and suppliers of dangerous asbestos products as well as premises owners and contractors who were negligent in some cases.
In keeping with our commitment to upholding the rights of children, LK is a leading representative of children exposed to lead paint. LK has spearheaded the litigation of lead poisoning cases arising from exposure to lead paint used in older properties. Most notably, LK has advocated on behalf of thousands of children in Flint, Michigan who were lead poisoned from contaminated water.
LK represents large numbers of plaintiffs in cases involving injuries from dangerous pharmaceutical products and medical devices. LK has the resources and expertise to take on these highly complex cases.
LK represents and seeks justice for individuals who have experienced sexual abuse. New laws in New York, New Jersey, and other states, have provided survivors of abuse the right to bring lawsuits against individuals and institutions even when the abuse took place many decades ago.
Whistleblower & Qui Tam
LK is a leading law firm in national representation of whistleblowers in cases involving fraud against the government and financial markets. LK’s successful cases include a $70 million settlement in a case involving a Medicaid fraud scheme perpetrated by the City of New York against the United States Government.
Medical Malpractice & Construction Accidents
Blending vigorous representation with our investigatory resources, LK represents victims of medical malpractice, as well as construction accidents. To ensure our clients’ rights are protected, LK employs the firm’s vast resources to obtain the best possible result in each and every case.
In addition to being one of North America’s most respected law firms in the areas of mass tort and product liability, LK is a top-tier appellate firm. On a regular basis, LK lawyers file briefs and argue cases before state and federal appellate courts. A significant number of these decisions have resulted in important outcomes that have vindicated the rights of workers and consumers throughout the country.