Practice Areas

Ohio and Florida Environmental Law Attorneys

Ohio Toxic Tort Lawyers

Bonezzi Switzer Polito & Hupp Co. L.P.A. 's Environmental Litigation Practice Group is renowned across Ohio and Florida for its strong defense of manufacturers, suppliers and other companies in asbestos litigation. However, our Environmental Litigation Practice Group has substantial experience defending companies of all sizes against all manner of environmental claims, including both mass tort claims and single instances of litigation. We have defended product manufacturers, suppliers, shipyards and a variety of other companies.

Our environmental practice takes us before federal and state courts as well as numerous federal and state regulatory agencies and includes matters involving the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA). We also have experience efficiently and effectively resolving property remediation and site closures.

Our lawyers have experience defending a variety of toxic tort claims, including claims involving:

  • Asbestos
  • Silica
  • Stachybotrys (black mold)
  • Welding fumes
  • Benzene
  • Trichloroethylene
  • Creosote
  • Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs)
  • Beryllium
  • Latex gloves and general latex products
  • Formaldehyde
  • Lead paint and dust
  • Vinyl chloride
  • Coal tar

On numerous instances, BSPH has acted as National Coordinating Counsel in multijurisdictional litigation. Our lawyers have overseen and coordinated with local counsel throughout the United States. Few firms can match our experience and resources in the defense against mass tort claims. For instance, BSPH has compiled a number of unique databases that are invaluable in defending against class actions and other mass tort litigation. For instance, we have obtained one of the largest databases relating to the majority of major industrial worksites in Ohio.

Call or e-mail our firm to discuss your legal issues with the Cleveland environmental law attorneys of BSPH.

Environmental Litigation Practice Group

William D. Bonezzi
Diane L. Feigi
Kevin O. Kadlec
Brian D. Kerns
Margo S. Meola
Edward D. Papp
Beth A. Sebaugh
Paul W. Smith
Geoffrey W. Vance