Mass & Toxic Torts

Mass and Toxic Torts | Stevens Baldo Freeman and Lighty, LLP of Houston and Beaumont, TexasBeginning with the nation’s first asbestos case, tried in 1969 in Beaumont , the Southeast Texas area has remained on the cutting edge of toxic tort litigation. SB&L is recognized as a leader in defense efforts and has the proven ability to take the forefront in complex multiparty actions. Our attorneys collectively have decades of experience in defending toxic tort claims, having actively participated in numerous precedent-setting cases.

SB&L defends personal injury claims of exposure to asbestos, silica, welding fumes, radiation, formaldehyde, benzene, ceramics, heavy metals (e.g. lead, cobalt, nickel), solvents, paints, insecticides, herbicides, excessive noise levels, and other industrial hazards. In such cases, we have represented product manufacturers, safety equipment manufacturers, construction companies, ship owners, distributors/retailers, and premise owners.