We understand your commitment to safety, quality and social responsibility.
A host of materials used in historical manufacturing processes and products are commonly at issue for companies that maintain legacy liabilities. Similarly, certain substances used in modern manufacturing carry inherent risks — some known, and others yet to be discovered. The various chemicals and other industrial products manufactured, sold and distributed by our clients often come under attack despite their adherence to the applicable standards, regulations and law.
Husch Blackwell’s Toxic Tort team defends and advocates for clients in cases alleging exposure to:
We have a wide network of authoritative experts and local counsel throughout the United States and work closely with engineers, chemists, epidemiologists, toxicologists, immunologists and industrial hygienists.
On behalf of numerous clients across the country, we are currently defending more than 2,000 active cases. Husch Blackwell attorneys achieve favorable outcomes in toxic tort cases, including class action and mass tort cases involving personal injury, property damage and medical monitoring claims, in many of the country’s most plaintiff-friendly jurisdictions. We currently serve as regional or national counsel in toxic tort litigation for such companies as Olin Corporation, Monsanto Company, AkzoNobel and BASF Corporation.