Civil Litigation Defense

Benzene Exposure Claims

Charleston Civil Litigation Attorneys

Benzene exposure has been linked to illnesses and is a Class A carcinogenic, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). A commonly used industrial chemical, benzene occurs naturally and can be found in oil and gasoline, as well as many industrial applications and products such as paints, solvents, dyes, and cigarette smoke. Benzene is in very wide usage, ranked in the top 20 chemicals in production in the United States. Unfortunately, long-term benzene exposure has been demonstrated to have a connection with numerous diseases.

If you have suffered from the following, call our firm for counsel:

  • Aplastic anemia
  • Myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS)
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Non-Hodgkins lymphoma
  • Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML)
  • Acute lymphatic leukemia (ALL)
  • Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)
  • Hairy cell leukemia (HCL)

National Counsel for Corporate Clients

As national counsel for several corporate clients, we manage litigation in more than 30 states. We actively oversee and assist various local counsels in the defense of thousands of lawsuits. Our firm provides skilled advocacy in the field of product liability representation, handling numerous lawsuits and settlements in the roles of national counsel, regional counsel, and local counsel in South Carolina.

Our responsibilities include:

  • Witness preparation
  • Discovery
  • Motions
  • Settlement negotiation / evaluation
  • Trial work
  • Overall administration of the claims

Retain our team at Pierce, Sloan, Kennedy & Early LLC for skilled defense in the area of product liability. We have represented many different corporate and insurance clients in a variety of toxic exposure cases including asbestos, silica, and benzene litigation. Our lawyers have been in practice for more than 20 years, and we have handled cases nationwide including Texas, Tennessee, Virginia, California, Pennsylvania, and South Carolina.

Call for Strategic Representation for Your Case

Get in touch with Pierce | Sloan for a free consultation. If you are ready to find out how to defend your case, call our office at (843) 968-0886. Learn more about our Charleston civil litigation attorneys and our history of excellent representation in the area of product liability defense.

Why to Hire Us:
  • 125 Years of Combined Legal Experience
  • National Success
  • Accomplished Advocacy