Environmental and Toxic Torts

It is critical that a firm handling toxic environmental claims have an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the State and Federal laws that apply to this area of practice.

A growing area of the Firm’s practice is the representation of public school systems in the defense of toxic exposure claims.

The Firm also handles various other types of environmental related claims including gas tank explosions, pipeline leakage, mold claims and carbon monoxide poisoning.

Key Florida Statutes relied upon in Environmental and Toxic Torts

Asbestos

774.201

Environmental Control

403.061

Joint & Several Liability

403.141

Sanitary Nuisance 

386.01

Indoor Air - Tobacco Smoke

386.201

Permitting

288.109

*Disclaimer: This information is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for advice regarding your individual situation. We invite you to contact us and welcome your calls, letters and electronic mail.