When corporations that do business on a regional, national, or international scale put profits ahead of the health and welfare of the people who buy or use their products, they cause an enormous amount of pain and hardship.
Mass tort litigation is when a group of people who have the same complaint against a company or corporation file a civil suit together. The damages awarded are divided among the plaintiffs.
The three main categories of mass tort litigation are:
Below are a few examples of current mass tort suits:
In mass tort litigation, a group of people who have been harmed in some way by the actions of a defendant (or several defendants, e.g., asbestos manufacturers) agree to join their individual claims into one lawsuit.
At Gatti, Keltner, Bienvenu & Montesi, PLC, we seek justice for people who have been harmed by the negligence or indifference of companies doing business in the Memphis Tri-State Area. To learn more about mass tort litigation, class action lawsuits, or other legal options that might be available to you, call (901) 466-2006 or contact our lawyers for a free consultation.
Although many mass torts eventually settle, it is difficult to obtain fair results if the defendants and their insurers are not convinced you have what it takes to beat them in court. With more than 150 years of combined experience and a nearly 50-year track record of successful results in Tennessee, Arkansas, and Mississippi courts, you can trust that our Memphis mass tort lawyers have the knowledge and resources needed to protect your interests.
Our mass tort litigation practice includes:
Whether you come to see us in Memphis or we travel to meet with you in your home or at the hospital, the consultation is free — no strings attached. Our phones are answered 24 hours a day. We have a second office located in Olive Branch, Mississippi.
We handle mass tort personal injury cases and class action litigation on a contingency basis. Our mass tort attorneys in Memphis do not receive any legal fees unless we obtain a settlement or verdict award for you.
We are not afraid to go to trial and will fight for every dollar you deserve.
We utilize expert investigators, medical specialists & accident reconstructionists.
We will do whatever it takes to get you the money that you deserve, as quickly as possible.
We have an over 40-year track record of successful verdicts & settlements.
We'll guide you through each step of the process, from the moment you make the first call to the moment you get paid.
We are committed to being there for our clients whenever they need us & addressing questions, head-on.
43-year-old man injured in a motorcycle accident.