Mass Torts / Hazardous Substances

Not an hour goes by without a television playing commercials from national tort lawyers touting the hazards from prescription drug side effects, asbestos and asbestosis exposure, harm done by chemicals, and other “mass torts.”

Burr has represented defendants in very many of these cases, including, but not limited to, many categorized in the list below:

  • Asbestos
  • Silica
  • Diesel Exhaust
  • Chemicals, Solvents & Pesticides
  • Benzene
  • Isocyanate
  • Chinese Drywall
  • Groundwater contamination
  • Mold Contamination Claims
  • Lead and PCB’s

Our Attorneys

Edward Bowron
Partner ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8216
(251) 344-9696
John Browning
Partner ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8211
(251) 706-2411
C. Paul Cavender
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5350
(205) 244-5618
C. Paul
Ronald Farley
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5185
(205) 244-5633
Gregory Gidus
Associate ~ Tampa, Florida|
(813) 367-5767
(813) 357-3566
Tony Harlow
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5122
(205) 278-9795
Allan Wheeler
Counsel ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5235
(205) 244-5741
Ricardo Woods
Partner ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8257
(251) 344-9696

Experience Matters

Brief sentence defining representative matters.

  • Asbestos Litigation

    Retained as trial counsel for steel company in consolidated cases of asbestos in Kanawha County, West Virginia.
  • Ephedra Food Supplement Claims

    Retained to represent bottler of ephedra food supplements against claims arising in Arkansas, Arizona and Florida.
  • General Commercial

    Local counsel for truck manufacturer in defense of dealer termination claim in federal court. Defense jury verdict.
  • Product Liability

    Retained to defend automated equipment manufacturer in 300+ consolidated products liability claims by former automotive parts manufacturing employees alleging respiratory and other health conditions resulting from fumes and chemical exposures.
  • Class Action

    Co-counsel in defense of no-injury consumer class action alleging False Advertising Litigation against producer of drink products. Dismissed.