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  • Toxic Torts, Mass Tort Products and Environmental Law

    Defending Clients in Environmental, Toxic and Mass Tort Claims

    Clients representing a broad range of industries turn to Mintzer Sarowitz Zeris Ledva & Meyers LLP to serve as counsel. Our firm has extensive experience in the defense of individual claims, class actions and mass joinders brought by workers, property owners, members of the public, and product end users. Members of our practice have litigated exposure claims involving air, water, soil, food, drugs, agricultural products, and other routes of exposure and contamination. Similarly, our attorneys have defended an array of personal bodily injury claims, including risk of disease, medical monitoring, property damage, business losses, and remediation.

    Working to Achieve a Swift and Positive Conclusion

    Businesses and manufacturers turn to MSZL&M because they trust that we have the capability to successfully manage and resolve these sophisticated, high-stakes cases. We are recognized as an efficient and effective legal team that can bring false cases to a swift and positive conclusion without exceeding our clients’ budgets. Our Environmental, Toxic and Mass Tort Practice is staffed by attorneys experienced in handling individual claims, mass tort and class action lawsuits, and coverage issues. Recognizing that these types of claims involve a complex interplay of legal and technical issues, our lawyers consult with top scientific and medical experts who can provide the testimony and other evidence needed to formulate a winning plan of defense.

    Handling Complicated Environmental Law Claims

    The attorneys at our firm have substantial experience handling a wide variety of environmental law claims arising under state and federal law. We defend businesses, landowners and other entities in complex environmental liability claims, including cases involving:

    • Work place exposures
    • Chemical spills
    • Asbestos contamination
    • Water contamination
    • Leaking underground storage tanks
    • Air pollution
    • Waste disposal
    • Soil remediation

    Our experience in handling individual, multi-party and class action cases allows us to aggressively represent the interests of our clients regardless of the size or complexity of the case. We leverage our advanced trial skills to negotiate early, cost-effective resolutions of environmental liability claims when it is in the best interests of our clients to do so. Should a fair resolution be unachievable, our lawyers are fully prepared to vigorously defend environmental cases in and before regulatory state and federal agencies, including the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.