Toxic Chemical Exposure Attorneys
Levy Konigsberg LLP is at the forefront of toxic chemical exposure litigation. With verdicts and recoveries in the tens and hundreds of millions of dollars to its credit, LK has a distinguished record of helping people who have suffered tragic injuries. Victims of wrongful exposure to dangerous substances – chemicals, radiation, contaminated groundwater, lead, manganese, asbestos, tungsten, silica, and hazardous dusts – can look to LK with confidence.
What Types of Toxic Chemical Exposure Cases Have We Represented?
- IBM semiconductor workers and their offspring exposed to chemicals in computer chip manufacturing;
- Industrial workers exposed to benzene and other organic solvents;
- Shipyard and construction workers exposed to asbestos and other toxins;
- Offspring of women who used DES or Depo Provera;
- Residents of Jackson Township, New Jersey, exposed to volatile organic solvents in their groundwater;
- Offspring of families exposed to chemicals in their drinking water;
- U.S. service members and civilians exposed to nuclear radiation from atomic testing in the 1950s and 1960s;
- Beauticians and their offspring exposed to toxic chemicals in hair dyes, nail polish, and other cosmetics;
- The offspring of Navajo farmers and shepherds exposed to tailings and other wastes from uranium mining;
- Welders exposed to toxic welding fumes suffering from Parkinson’s disease and Parkinsonism;
By working closely with members of the medical and scientific profession, LK provides its clients with the assistance of specialists trained in epidemiology, toxicology, pharmacology, industrial hygiene, mineralogy, chemistry, dysmorphology, embryology, oncology, genetics, neurology, pathology, and occupational medicine.
What Are the Symptoms of a Harmful Chemical Exposure?
When exposed to a small amount of chemicals, one may experience tearing eyes, nose, throat, chest, and skin burning. You may experience headaches, sweating, blurred vision, stomachaches and diarrhea. Anxiety can often accompany even the mildest symptoms of exposure to a toxic chemical. These symptoms usually subside once exposure is stopped.
In addition to breathing difficulties, coughing, wheezing, a faint feeling, or weakness, chemical exposure can also cause more serious effects. In the form of sudden collapse, convulsions, and possibly even death, the most harmful chemicals cause the most damage.
Why Choose Levy Konigsberg LLP to Represent Your Case?
If you, or someone you know, may have been injured as a result of exposure to dangerous chemicals, heavy metals or dusts such as lead, mercury, tungsten, silica, manganese, photoresists, industrial alcohols, asbestos, radiation, or other toxic materials, you may wish to retain counsel to help minimize the ordeal. We, at LK, can help.
The lawyers at Levy Konigsberg have protected the rights of individuals and groups whose lives have been damaged or taken from them by the negligence and wrongdoing of others for more than 30 years.
Our law firm has won numerous verdicts in the millions and hundreds of millions of dollars, among the highest in the country. The verdicts have not only led to some of the largest damage awards in their field, but they have also resulted in a number of landmark decisions.
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Our High-Impact cases
VERDICT IN FOUR MESOTHELIOMA CASES $750 Million
FLINT WATER CRISIS SETTLEMENT $626 Million
LARGEST MESOTHELIOMA VERDICT IN U.S. HISTORY $325 Million
This case is currently awaiting final review on appeal.
Landmark Mesothelioma Case $117 Million
Stephen and Kendra Lanzo v. Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc. and Imerys Talc America, Inc.
LANDMARK MESOTHELIOMA CASE $117 Million
Mesothelioma Case $90.5 Million
Johns Manville I
Whistleblower & Qui Tam Case $70 Million
USA ex rel Dr. Gabriel Feldman vs. The City of New York
Mesothelioma Case $47.2 Million
Consorti, Luchnick, Pulizzi, Tabolt
Menthol Cigarettes Case $43.1 Million
Joanna M. Summerlin, Individually and as Executor of the Estate of Louis E. Summerlin
Mesothelioma Case $37.3 Million
Douglas Barden et al. v. Johnson & Johnson (“J&J) and Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc. (“JJCI”)
Mesothelioma Case $30.3 Million
Susan Buttitta v. Asbestos Corp., et al.
Mesothelioma Case $23 Million
City of Baltimore v. U.S. Gypsum et al.
Mesothelioma Case $22 Million
Mesothelioma Case $19.5 Million
Matteson, Lustenring v. AC & S, Inc., et al.
Mesothelioma Case $18.5 Million
New York Brooklyn Navy Yard Consolidated Asbestos Litigation
Toxic Chemical Exposure $18.2 Million
Ayers v. Township of Jackson
Mesothelioma Case $18.2 Million
Ronsini, Cardinal, Hoz
Mesothelioma Case $18.2 Million
Gantcher, White, Venturno, Dollas, Mangialomini
Mesothelioma Case $16.5 Million
Florence Nemeth v. Whittaker Clark & Daniels, et al.
Mesothelioma Case $14.3 Million
New York Consolidated Powerhouse Asbestos Litigation
Levy Konigsberg’s landmark jury verdicts and settlements make a difference in the lives of our clients and the public. Our cases have changed the law to make people safer and resulted in dangerous products being removed from the market. Our attorneys handle a broad range of cases, including cases involving mesothelioma, lead poisoning, water contamination, sexual abuse, pharmaceutical liability, tobacco injuries, toxic chemical exposure, and more. We have been nationally recognized for our long history of achieving record-setting results.
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