This area of law generally involves the wrongful exposure to chemicals and substances by the offending party, resulting in injuries and illnesses. Among the cases we have litigated is a case against the United States government on behalf of veteran soldiers who were exposed to depleted uranium while serving in the United States military in Iraq.
Our NYC personal injury lawyers have successfully obtained monetary compensation for a victim’s physical and psychological injuries sustained as a result of being negligently exposed to toxic substances.
- $1.1Million settlement for 5 year old’s exposure to lead paint
- $750,000 settlement for infant’s lead paint exposure
- $250,000 for patient’s contraction of Legionnaire’s disease while hospitalized