Poole & Shaffery, LLP, has a proven track record throughout California of successfully defending toxic tort personal injury claims, including actions based upon exposures to asbestos, trace benzene, radiation, lead paint, pesticides, welding rod fumes and other chemicals and minerals. The Firm has experienced trial attorneys who have taken toxic tort cases to trial and obtained multiple defense verdicts throughout the State of California.
Poole & Shaffery, LLP also has a full-range law and motion practice that has successfully defended cases at the pre-trial stage through law and motion practice including demurrers, motions to strike, and motions for summary judgment Because of our extensive background in defending toxic tort claims and our reputation in the field, we have been highly successfullyin negotiating favorable settlements for our clients including dismissals in exchange for mutual waivers of cost or for de minimis amounts. We have been successful in obtaining dismissals of more than 400 toxic tort cases for a waiver of costs.
Our attorneys have successfully defended:
...from claims of cancer including leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, as well as other blood-related cancers. Poole & Shaffery, LLP, has also litigated toxic tort cases from claims of lung disease including pulmonary fibrosis, reactive airways disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, mesothelioma and other pulmonary diseases. We also continue to successfully defend cases alleging personal injury and property damage arising from exposure to mold, pesticides, and radiation.
The Firm’s attorneys have authored many leading articles regarding toxic tort litigation and publish a monthly e-mail newsletter entitled “California Tort Defender” which discusses current trends in toxic tort litigation, identified new case law, and reviews verdicts throughout the country. We work closely with respected experts in toxicology and epidemiology and are familiar with the latest medical studies, including cutting edge information on gene and chromosome abnormalities.
Several of our attorneys have chaired or been featured guest speakers at toxic tort litigation conferences and seminars throughout the country. We also regularly participate in mock trials presented for the benefit of our clients so they may have a better understanding of the mechanisms of a toxic tort jury trial.
Contact our tort lawyers in Santa Clarita today: (855) 997-7522