Pennsylvania Mass Tort Lawyers
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Since 1888, Metzger Wickersham has stood up for our clients. In our 130+ years of experience, we have helped countless clients secure more than just favorable results - we have helped them secure justice time and time again. We are well equipped to handle mass torts, or cases involving civil action from numerous plaintiffs against a corporate defendant. This can cover anything from a dangerous medical device manufacturer to a vehicle manufacturer.
When you trust your mass tort to our Harrisburg lawyers, you can be confident knowing we have the support staff and resources necessary to craft a strong, compelling case on your behalf. We are members of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum®, have a board certified trial lawyer on staff, and bring decades of collective experience to the table.
Please note: When in the best interest of the client, these cases may be referred to other law firms.
Believe you may have a case that would fall under a mass tort? Call our firm to set up a consultation today: (888) 286-2850.
Defective Medical Devices
Some of the most common mass torts involve defective or dangerous medical devices. We know how serious these cases can be, often resulting in lifelong injuries and damages. As manufacturers often develop thousands of the same defective product, countless people can suffer injuries. This is why a mass tort can often be brought against the manufacturer or company, consolidating each injury victim's case. Knowing how to craft a strong case within a mass tort is crucial.
- Bone cement
- IVC filters
- Metal-on-metal hip replacements
- Transvaginal mesh
- Zimmer NexGen knee replacements
In addition to defective medical devices, dangerous drugs are another leading reason for mass torts. Similarly, these cases can be extremely complex and require a heavy element of proof.
- Heartburn Medications (Proton Pump Inhibitors)
- Talcum Powder
Mass torts can also arise from any type of defective or toxic consumer product. Our Harrisburg mass tort lawyers are well-equipped to handle any and all consumer product injury claims. Consumer product claims may involve anything from kitchen appliances to hazardous materials to vehicle defects.
- Defective airbags (Takata airbag recall)
- Defective seatbelts
- Defective seatback mechanism
- E-cigarette explosions
- Leukemia from Benzene exposure
- Mesothelioma from asbestos exposure
- Roundup weed killer / glyphosate and cancer
- Vehicle fuel tank defects
Many big corporations and popular brands are no stranger to mass tort litigation as a result of defective parts, recalls and toxic exposure from their products.
How Our Firm Can Help You
Metzger Wickersham has offices in Harrisburg, Lancaster, Pottsville, Shippensburg, Wilkes-Barre, Williamsport, and York, enabling us to represent clients across the state. Whether your case involves a harmful drug or a defective product, our Pennsylvania mass tort attorneys have the tools to help.
As one of the state's most established firms, we are respected in and out of the courtrooms. We pay special attention to every case we get, carefully combing through the details to ensure we craft a compelling claim. We are available 24/7 to discuss your case and can help you determine if you may be a part of a mass tort.
Get qualified representation for your mass tort. Call the attorneys at Metzger Wickersham at (888) 286-2850.