The Pollution Lawyers have extensive experience litigating and investigating a wide variety of environmental contamination cases, including class action property damage lawsuits and personal injuries caused by exposure to toxic chemicals. They have successfully litigated the following types of environmental cases:
- ground water contamination;
- well water contamination;
- soil contamination;
- air contamination;
- vapor intrusion of indoor air; and
- personal injury.
The Pollution Lawyers pursue many of their lawsuits using federal environmental protection statutes, including the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), and the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, (CERCLA), commonly known as Superfund.
Collectively, The Pollution Lawyers have more than 60 years of environmental law experience and have litigated cases involving a wide range of hazardous substances including: TCE; PCE; VC; DCE; and other volatile organic compounds known as VOC’s; arsenic; hydrogen sulfide; benzene; toluene; ethylbenzene and xylene—collectively referred to as BTEX; methane gas; heavy metals; and polychlorinated biphenyl, known as PCBs.
The Pollution Lawyers have established an excellent record of success for their clients. Those successes include the recovery of more than $65 million for those injured by chemical contamination of their community wells, private wells, soil, indoor and outdoor air. In addition to the compensation recovered for their clients, The Pollution Lawyers have provided safe drinking water for more than 20,000 people and have forced polluters to clean up contaminated properties and groundwater.