The nationally recognized rating service Super Lawyers has released its list of 2021 N.Y. Metro Rising Stars. Eleven of those attorneys work for Weitz &…Read More
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Weitz & Luxenberg is a nation-wide law firm, with decades of experience, specializing in legal services tailored to clients who have been wrongfully injured.
Weitz & Luxenberg was formed with the goal of providing top-flight legal services to clients injured by another's negligence.
There are hundreds of firms that practice the same kind of law that we do, but very few who do as well for their clients.
We are advocates with expertise helping clients with injuries from asbestos exposure, dangerous drugs and medical devices, and environmental hazards.
Weitz & Luxenberg is dedicated to helping people who have been wrongfully injured by another’s negligence get the justice and compensation they deserve. With more than three decades of experience in mass tort and personal injury litigation, we understand what it takes to advocate for the rights of consumers and their families. We have a proven track record of success, recovering more than $17 billion in verdicts and settlements for clients nationwide. The expertise, compassion, and resources we offer are unparalleled.
"When I saw how much money Weitz & Luxenberg got for us, I almost fainted. It was a lot, believe me. But I didn’t need to see the money to know we were in good hands. From start to finish, Weitz & Luxenberg treated us right."Patricia Hynes, CO
"With Weitz & Luxenberg, there were a number of lawyers working on my mom’s lawsuit. The one we had the most regular contact with was Mary Grabish Gaffney. She was the most caring and extremely professional lawyer that I’ve ever met."John Pilla, NJ
"My Weitz & Luxenberg legal team obtained for me twice as much money as I thought I would be able to receive from my lawsuit. I was very pleased about that."Nina Young, CO
We have spent 30 years representing Americans who have been needlessly injured on the job or in their everyday life.
Weitz & Luxenberg is the leader in asbestos and mesothelioma litigation with approximately $8.5 billion in asbestos verdicts and settlements in 36,000 cases.
For those diagnosed with mesothelioma or lung cancer as a result of asbestos exposure, hiring a national firm like Weitz & Luxenberg is the crucial first step towards holding those responsible for your injury accountable for the suffering they have caused you and your family.
A virtual army of nearly 500 lawyers, paralegals and support professionals, many solely focused on asbestos cases, is a show of strength defendants cannot ignore. Often, our mere presence in a case is enough to prompt a settlement.Learn More
A recent clinical trial has found that Xeljanz and Xeljanz XR may increase the risk of dangerous and potentially fatal blood clots in the lungs, and increase the risk of mortality overall.Learn More
Exposure to paraquat, a toxic chemical that is widely used as an herbicide, has been linked to Parkinson's disease. Licensed applicators of paraquat are the people most at risk for exposure.Learn More
After undergoing faulty hip procedures and suffering serious hip replacement complications related to their hip devices, a number of people have come forward seeking compensation from medical device manufacturers.Learn More
Studies have linked use of Elmiron, approved to treat interstitial cystitis, to a unique kind of eye damage affecting the retina. This damage is best described as a type of pigmentary maculopathy.Learn More
Philips recalled their CPAP, Bi-Level PAP and ventilator devices after finding that the sound abatement foam can degrade, releasing harmful particles and chemicals that may be swallowed or inhaled via the device's air pathway.Learn More
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At Weitz & Luxenberg our goal is to achieve the largest verdicts and settlements possible for our clients to ensure they receive the compensation they deserve.
In a landmark trial for mesothelioma patients & their families we obtained a $190 million verdict for five boiler workers in New York.
A former Accutane user who developed ulcerative colitis after taking the drug was awarded $9 million by a New Jersey jury.
Weitz & Luxenberg's Ellen Relkin worked for months to get a settlement of $2.5 billion for thousands of patients who were injured by DePuy hips.
Weitz & Luxenberg is regularly featured in top publications across the nation for our expertise and, often, for being the first to file historic lawsuits on behalf of our clients.
Bayer said Wednesday that it will pay up to $10.9 billion to settle litigation over the weedkiller Roundup, which has faced thousands of lawsuits over claims it causes cancer.
Lawyers representing human trafficking victims want a single federal judge to oversee multiple lawsuits alleging that major hotel chains have ignored human trafficking...
Weitz & Luxenberg employs over 100 attorneys, specializing in areas of mass tort and personal injury litigation representing clients across the country.
Co-Founders Perry Weitz and Arthur Luxenberg created a firm dedicated to practicing law at the highest level for the most vulnerable. Since 1986, they have revolutionized asbestos litigation while fighting for cancer and mesothelioma victims and have sought justice for working families injured by defective drugs and medical devices, toxic environmental pollution, and other personal injuries.
Arthur Luxenberg redefined asbestos litigation with groundbreaking appellate strategies early in his career. Mr. Luxenberg continues to bring finely-tuned strategic skills to managing the daily operations of scores of attorneys and hundreds of specialists as he shepherds thousands of active cases to courtrooms and settlement negotiations. View Profile
Perry Weitz is the firm’s chief negotiator, having crafted more than 1,000 settlements benefiting Weitz & Luxenberg clients during his career. His groundbreaking legal strategies made him a pioneer of asbestos litigation in America, while his legal skills have secured more than $7 billion in verdicts and settlements for clients. View Profile
Our seasoned professionals bring experience, skill, and compassion to the fight for justice against those who have harmed you or your family. Our top attorneys are also leaders in their areas of litigation: Mesothelioma & Asbestos, Drugs & Defective Medical Devices, Environmental Pollution and Consumer Protection.
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We have four locations across the country to conveniently serve our clients.
Our Corporate Headquarters and largest office. This has been our home and springboard for some of the largest settlements for plaintiffs in U.S. history.
Our Cherry Hill Office gives us a strong presence in the New York/New Jersey region. Along with our Manhattan office, the Cherry Hill office affords W&L more reach to help our clients and to become one of the most trusted and successful law firms in the United States.
We opened the Los Angeles office of W&L in 2010 to give residents of California a voice and support in the fight against negligent companies and individuals. From this office, we've helped victims of asbestos diseases, defective drugs and devices, and environmental pollution.