Environmental Litigation
Simmons Hanly Conroy represents various clients in actions against BP and other defendants for environmental and property damage arising from the Deepwater Horizon explosion and resulting catastrophic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Jayne Conroy is a co-chair of the Environmental Damages workgroup established by the BP MDL Steering Committee and Mitchell Breit is a member of the Sampling and Testing workgroup.

The firm is also prosecuting a medical monitoring class action in the Eastern District of New York on behalf of a group who were exposed to hazardous wastes at a former Sylvania manufacturing facility on Long Island, now owned by Verizon, Inc.

The firm is a member of a team of lawyers prosecuting Thomas v.  ConocoPhillips, Inc., pending in the Circuit Court, Escambia County, Florida, a class action involving approximately 2,300 property owners’ diminution in value claims as a result of contamination from a groundwater plume containing toxic materials which emanated from a Conoco/Agrico Facility in Pensacola, Florida. 

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