New York Mass Torts Lawyers
Representing the Needs of Individuals
If you are part of a collective group suffering from injuries or damages that come from the same source, you may be able to seek compensation via mass tort litigation. Generally, a group of personal injuries is the result of negligence that comes from a large institution. Our mass torts lawyers in New York are not intimidated by big companies. For many years, we have been on the side of ordinary people to help bridge the power gap between individuals and large corporations.
At The Paris Law Group, PC, we litigate to win. We are honored to represent a diverse client base in their quest for just compensation. Our experienced team is dedicated to servicing our clients and alleviating any concerns they may have.
Call us today for your free consultation at (888) 365-4940, or contact us online.
How Do Collective Personal Injuries Occur?
A variety of situations can occur in order to lead to a mass tort claim, including:
- A defective product or drug injuring a large number of consumers
- A large company underpaying employees
- Residents of an apartment building being exposed to a toxic chemical
Our lawyers fight for just compensation for all innocent parties involved in a mass tort claim. We have the resources and experience to handle a large-scale case and have recovered millions of dollars for our past clients.
Mass Tort Litigation Types
Mass tort cases must involve a large number of claims against the same entity, the facts of each claim should be the same, and the claims should also be complementary to one another. If you and others have been affected by the same circumstances, our lawyers can help you make claims that strengthen your collective case.
Claim types include:
- Antitrust claims
- Man-made disaster claims, such as building fires
- Toxic tort claims
- Pharmaceutical claims
- Consumer product claims
Past Mass Tort Cases
Our team has experience representing those who have been injured as a result of the following:
- Yaz, Yasmin and Ocella
- Vaginal mesh
- Fentanyl patches
- Ortho Evra
- ACE Inhibitors or ACEIs
- ReNu with MoistureLoc
- Paxil and Zoloft
If you’ve suffered from a product defect, chance are, others have, too. Don’t hesitate to call our New York mass torts lawyers to discuss your situation in a free consultation.
For reliable and caring service, call (888) 365-4940.
Slip & Fall $11 Million
A well-known cellist was awarded almost $11 million after a slip and fall in a gourmet food market that resulted in injuries that now hamper her ability to play the instrument.
Pedestrian Knockdown $2.8 Million
The client was a pedestrian crossing the street when she was hit by a yellow school bus making a left-hand turn. As a result of the impact, she was forced to fall to the ground and sustained an injury to her shoulder and lower back, both of which resulted in surgeries.
Bus Accident $2.1 Million
A mediated settlement was reached on the eve of trial on behalf of the client who was a driver of a motor vehicle which was struck in the rear by a bus.
Pedestrian Accident $2 Million
The client, a young boy, was crossing the street near his home on Staten Island when he slipped on ice in the roadway and was hit by a car.
Car Accident $1.7 Million
The client was an ambulance driver responding to an emergency call. While in the process of making a left-hand turn with the ambulance lights and sirens in operation, he was struck by a vehicle going straight.
Truck Accident $1.5 Million
The client, a 37-year-old man, was struck in the rear by a truck while driving his car and subsequently underwent neck surgery. The defendant claimed the client cut him off. We aggressively litigated the case and on the eve of trial the defendant agreed to pay $1.5 million after previously taking a no-pay position.
Car Accident $1.25 Million
Through aggressive litigation, full policy limits in the amount of $1.25 million were tendered within 14 months of the accident for the injured passenger in a motor vehicle accident. The client was a rear-seat passenger in a motor vehicle that was pulled over on the shoulder of the Staten Island Expressway when it was rear-ended by the defendant in the early morning hours.
Slip & Fall $1.2 Million
The client tripped and fell coming out of a bar in Staten Island, sustaining injuries to her knee, neck, and back. The bar claimed that the accident never happened, and the bar blamed the owner of the premises for the condition of the sidewalk, with the owner of the premises blaming the bar.
Slip & Fall Injury $1 Million
A settlement was reached with a confidential defendant as a result of a fall at work. The client worked as a cash handler collecting money from banks. After picking up a bag of cash from a bank and placing it in the back of his armored vehicle, the security ink packets exploded frightening the client and causing him to fall backward, striking his head against the floor.
Scaffolding Accident $1 Million
In very contentious litigation and after extensive negotiations and multiple mediations, a settlement was reached for the client in the amount of $1 million. The client was working on a scaffold at a construction site when he lost his balance and fell 10 feet to the ground.