Levy Konigsberg in the News

Nationally Recognized Civil Litigation Lawyers

Throughout our decades in practice, Levy Konigsberg has frequently been featured in local and national media outlets for our notable successes in some of the nation’s most complex, high-profile civil litigation matters. Our trial attorneys have appeared as legal analysists for highly respected news organizations, and their record-breaking achievements in the areas of mesothelioma litigation, product liability, the Flint water crisis, tobacco industry liability, and more have been reported on by The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, NBC, USA Today, AP, and others.

Here, we have compiled some of our recent media appearances. We invite you to continuously check back to view Levy Konigsberg’s most up-to-date news reports, profiles, and mentions. For more information, or to learn how our national civil litigation attorneys can help you with your legal matter, contact us at (800) 315-3806.


Recent Levy Konigsberg Media Coverage

February 8, 2024 (PRNewswire)

Levy Konigsberg Files Lawsuit on Behalf of 63 Men and Women Who Were Sexually Abused as Children at Maryland's Juvenile Detention Facilities

February 8, 2024 (AP News)

200 victims allege child sex abuse in Maryland youth detention facilities

February 8, 2024 (Baltimore Sun)

In new lawsuit, additional 63 people allege abuse at Department of Juvenile Services facilities, bringing total to 200

January 18, 2024 (U.S. NEWS)

NJ Governor Renews Vows to Close Detention Center Where 50 Men Say They Were Sexually Abused as Boys

January 17, 2024 (U.S. NEWS)

A New Jersey Youth Detention Center had Culture of Abuse

December 13, 2023 (PRNewswire)

Levy Konigsberg Files Lawsuit on Behalf of 37 Men Who Were Sexually Abused as Juveniles at Maryland's Charles H. Hickey, Jr. School

December 7, 2023 (Baltimore Sun)

Levy Konigsberg Files Lawsuit on Behalf of 20 Women Who Were Sexually Abused as Juveniles at Maryland's Waxter Children's Center

November 16, 2023 (Baltimore Sun)

Baltimore Sun Covers Levy Konigsberg's Suit Over Child Sexual Abuse at Cheltenham Youth Detention Center

November 2, 2023 (PRNewswire)

Prism Covers Levy Konigsberg's Women Prison's Sex Abuse Suits Ahead of Adult Survivors Act Deadline

October 26, 2023 (CBS)

Levy Konigsberg Partner Anna Kull Discusses Sex Abuse Suits Against Albany, Rensselaer County Jails Ahead of Adult Survivors Act Deadline

August 28, 2023 (CNN)

Shaken: Baby Powder on Trial

August 27, 2023 (The Buffalo News)

Flood of Lawsuits Claim NY Guards Sexually Abused Inmates

August 8, 2023 (Brutally Informed Podcast)

Episode 15: A Chance for Justice

June 29, 2023 (Reuters)

Cancer plaintiffs drill down on J&J's support for $8.9 billion talc deal

June 15, 2023 (PR Newswire)

Levy Konigsberg Sues Kenvue in 116 Mesothelioma Johnson's Baby Powder Lawsuits

April 18, 2023 (The Appeal)

Levy Konigsberg Files 10 Rikers Island Sex Abuse Lawsuits for Female Inmates, 100+ More Expected

April 6th, 2023 (Mississippi News)

Judge rules suits against both city, state can continue in Mississippi water crisis

April 5, 2023 (PR Newswire)

Update on Jackson Mississippi Water Crisis: Federal Court Rejects Attempts by the City of Jackson and State of Mississippi to Escape Liability for the Poisoning of Thousands of Children

March 15, 2023 (PR Newswire)

Brut Media's Documentary "A Chance for Justice: Life After Abuse in Prison" Features Atty. Anna Kull

March 13, 2023 (Mississippi Today)

Grenada Officers Can Be Sued in Jail Death, Judge Rules

February 9th, 2023 ( DetroitNews)

Judge: Veolia Can Be Subpoenaed Over Social Media Campaigns in Lawsuit

January 27, 2023 ( Law360)

Residents Want Mich. Officials Kept In Lead Pipe Suit

January 19th, 2023 (Syracuse.com)

Heroin addict turned counselor accused of sexually abusing 4 patients at CNY rehab center

December 16, 2022 (Law360)

Mich. Officials Want Out Of Lead Suits: This Is 'Not Flint'

December 12, 2022 (Olean Times Herald)

Few cases filed after first two weeks of Adult Survivors Act

December 9th, 2022 (Bloomberg)

NY Law Opens Way for Flood of Sex-Abuse Suits, No Matter How Old

November 24, 2022 (Insider)

A woman who says she was sexually assaulted 25 years ago by a prison guard can finally sue under a new law

November 17, 2022 (The Times UK)

Female prisoners in New York ‘sexually abused by guards’

September 28, 2022 (Mississippi Public Broadcasting)

Jackson’s water crisis put new attention on its longstanding lead contamination issue

September 25, 2022 (CNN.com)

As more info on lead in Jackson’s water comes to light, parents are in the dark on their children’s health

September 18, 2022 (New York Daily News)

Former NY women’s prison detainees pursue lawsuit over sex assault and abuse by guards at closed Manhattan lockup

September 15, 2022 (WJTV News)

Families meet with lawyer on Jackson lead lawsuit

September 14, 2022 (Bloomberg)

Jackson’s Long-Term Water Woes Seen as Best Solved in Court

September 14, 2022 (WLBT News)

Attorneys Representing Thousands of Kids Provide Update on Federal Lawsuit Over Lead in Jackson’s Drinking Water

September 9, 2022 (CNN.com):

For Jackson and Flint, the water may be back but the trust is gone

September 8, 2022 ( The Detroit News)

Company sued over Flint's water crisis wages digital PR war during trial

July 1, 2022 (Law.com)

$2.4M Verdict: New Jersey Justices Restore Award in Factory Worker's Mesothelioma Death

June 29, 2022 (Detroit Free Press):

Jurors in Flint water trial watch Snyder's 2020 video testimony: What he said

June 10, 2022 (Michigan Live):

Consultant’s mention of lead in Flint water disappeared in final report to city

March 30, 2022 (Today):

‘Gigantic omission’: Former Flint Mayor Walling says of engineering firm report that didn’t mention lead

March 30, 2022 (Michigan Radio):

Evidence suggests consultant was aware of lead "problem" months before Flint water issues became public

February 28, 2022 (CBS Detroit):

Defense Blames Flint Water Crisis On Snyder Administration, Not Engineers

November 17, 2021 (ABC News):

Attorney explains what's next in Flint Water Settlement

November 10, 2021 (NBC):

Judge approves $626 million settlement in Flint water crisis

November 10, 2021 (AP News):

Judge OKs $626 million settlement in Flint water litigation

November 3, 2021 (NJ.com):

Pharma giant tries bankruptcy tactic to resolve lawsuits. N.J. woman calls it ‘a coward’s way out.’

October 27, 2021 (Law.com):

Johnson & Johnson loses first fights over talc bankruptcy but bigger battles loom

October 22, 2021 (Mississippi Free Press):

Flint Lead Lawyer Sues Jackson, MSDH, Alleging Lead-Poisoned Children

October 19, 2021 (WDAM-7):

‘The Next Flint’ | Suit filed against Jackson, MSDH over lead in drinking water

October 15, 2021 (Law.com):

'This Stinks': Johnson & Johnson's Bankruptcy Filing Draws Ire of Plaintiffs Bar

June 3, 2021 (Chalkbeat):

Lawsuits claim former Newark educators sexually abused students decades ago

February 2, 2021 (The Guardian):

I represent children in Flint, Michigan. Here's what I'm asking Biden to do

November 20, 2020 (Reuters):
Johnson & Johnson Ordered to Pay $120 Million Damages in New York Baby Powder Case

October 7, 2020 (Bloomberg Law):

JPMorgan, Wells Fargo Blamed for Flint Water Crisis in Lawsuit

August 26, 2020 (MLive.com):

Judge Refuses to Dismiss Epa From Federal Flint Water Crisis Lawsuit

August 20, 2020 (The Washington Post):

Michigan to Pay $600 Million to Victims of Flint Contaminated-Water Crisis

August 20, 2020 (The Wall Street Journal):

Flint Residents to Get $600 Million From Michigan Over Lead-Tainted Water

August 20, 2020 (PBS Frontline):

Michigan Reaches $600M Settlement in Flint Water Crisis Case

August 20, 2020 (People):

Erin Brockovich Speaks Out After Mich. Agrees to Pay $600M to Flint Water Victims: 'A Great Day'

August 20, 2020 (Associated Press):

Michigan’s Whitmer Calls Proposed $600 Million Settlement of Flint Water Crisis a Step Toward Making Amends

August 19, 2020 (Reuters):

Michigan to Pay $600 Million to Flint Water Crisis Victims

June 4, 2020 (Law.com):

Split Court Affirms Duty to Warn of Asbestos-Containing Replacement Parts

March 23, 2020 (New York Post):

Disgraced Ex-Vice Principal at City High School Sued for Sexual Abuse

February 25, 2020 (Law360):

J&J Cuts Last-Minute Deal To Avert Asbestos-In-Talc Trial

February 24, 2020 (USA Today):

Child Sexual Abuse Survivors Deal With Bankruptcy, Old Evidence After Laws Extend Statute of Limitations

February 10, 2020 (Chasing News/WWOR-TV):

J&J to Pay $750 Million in Punitive Damages in Latest Baby Powder Verdict

February 6, 2020 (The Wall Street Journal):

N.J. Jury Orders J&J to Pay $750 Million in Punitive Damages in Latest Baby Powder Verdict

October 19, 2019 (The Wall Street Journal):

J&J Recalls Baby Powder on Asbestos Concern

September 11, 2019 (Law.com):

Johnson & Johnson Hit With $37.3m Talc Verdict in New Jersey

September 11, 2019 (Courtroom View Network):

BREAKING: NJ Jury Awards $37.3M Talc Powder Verdict After Judge Strikes Johnson & Johnson’s Entire Closing Argument

September 11, 2019 (Bloomberg):

J&J to Pay $37.2 Million to Group Blaming Powder for Cancers

August 15, 2019 (PIX11):

Newark Fights Push for More Bottled Water Amid Lead Troubles

June 18, 2019 (Fox 2):

Attorney for Flint Children Fights for Justice After Criminal Charges Dropped

June 6, 2019 (RT America):

Former Michigan Governor’s Cell Phone Seized in Flint Investigation

June 3, 2019 (Insurance Journal):

J&J Told to Pay $300M More by Manhattan Talc-Cancer Jury

May 31, 2019 (The Wall Street Journal):

Johnson & Johnson Hit With $300 Million in Punitive Damages in Talc Case

May 31, 2019 (USA Herald):

Johnson & Johnson Ordered to Pay $300 Million in Punitive Damages in Talc Baby Powder Case

May 31, 2019 (Bloomberg):

J&J Told to Pay $300 Million More by Talc-Cancer Jury

May 31, 2019 (CNBC):

J&J Ordered to Pay $300 Million in Punitive Damages in Talc Baby Powder Case

March 14, 2019 (People):

Woman Who Says Asbestos in Johnson & Johnson Products Caused Her Cancer Awarded $29 Million

March 8, 2019 (lohud.com):

Rockefeller University Hospital Sexual Abuse Letters Lead to Unique Victim Lawsuit

March 14, 2019 (The Guardian):

Woman Awarded $29m in Damages in Johnson & Johnson Cancer Case

March 13, 2019 (Courtroom View Network):

California Jury Hits Johnson & Johnson With $29m+ Verdict in Latest Talc/Mesothelioma Trial

March 13, 2019 (Reuters):

California Jury Awards $29 Million to Woman With Cancer Who Used J&J Talc

February 14, 2019 (New York Daily News):

Rockefeller University Hospital Knew Doctor Was Sexually Abusing Thousands of Patients, Bombshell Lawsuit Says

January 4, 2019 (Courtroom View Network):

CVN’s Top 10 Most Impressive Plaintiff Verdicts of 2018

October 15, 2018 (Yahoo! Finance):

Boston, NYC Lawyers Team to Secure $43m Verdict in Case Linking Cancer to Asbestos, Tobacco in Cigarettes

July 17, 2018 (New York Post):

Dems Are Livid Over Flint’s Lead-laced Water — but de Blasio Gets a Pass

April 17, 2018 (New Brunswick Today):

Local Jury Orders J&j to Pay Out $117 Million in Asbestos Case

April 16, 2018 (VTDigger):

Vermont Talc at Center of $117 Million Contaminated Baby Powder Case

April 14, 2018 (My Central Jersey):

Johnson & Johnson Ordered to Pay $80m More in Talcum Powder Case

April 13, 2018 (VermontBiz):

Talc From Vermont Costs Johnson & Johnson $117 Million in Mesothelioma Case

April 11, 2018 (FairWarning):

Jury Tacks on $80 Million in Punitive Damages; Total Award $117 Mm Against Johnson & Johnson and Imerys

April 11, 2018 (Courtroom View Network):

New Jersey Jury Slams Johnson & Johnson, Imerys With $80m Punitive Talc Powder Verdict

April 11, 2018 (Reuters):

J&J, Imerys Unit Must Pay $117 Million in N.J. Asbestos Cancer Case

March 22, 2018 (PIX11):

Lead in Public Housing?

November 27, 2017 (NBC New York):

I-Team: Family Says Mayor Dead Wrong on ‘No Harm’ to Kids Exposed to Lead in NYCHA Housing

January 1, 2015 (Syracuse.com):

CNY School Bus Driver’s Widow Wins $7.7 Million in Asbestos Lawsuit

October 1, 2014 (Newsday):

West Islip Man Wins $7m Award in Asbestos Case

May 5, 2013 (The Wall Street Journal):

Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers Join Hunt for Valuable Asbestos Cases

December 15, 2012 (Times Union):

Widow Wins Tobacco Suit

November 1, 2011 (The New York Times):

For Whistle-blower in Medicaid Suit, Finding Guidance in Parents and Capra

January 20, 2006 (The New York Times):

Marlboro Smokers’ Lawsuit Seeks Scans From Philip Morris


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