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Mesothelioma and Asbestos Attorneys in Buffalo, NY

Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria has been at the forefront of asbestos law for many years. In fact, the firm successfully pushed for the legislation that allows injured workers to sue for compensation. Our mesothelioma and asbestos attorneys, based in Buffalo, NY, can help you obtain a just award.

Fighting for the whole family

Lipsitz Green attorneys have a deep understanding of the devastating medical issues that can result from asbestos exposure, including mesothelioma, other cancers, and lung scarring. We also understand that family members can suffer physically from exposure to contaminated clothing—in addition to the suffering they face from the emotional and financial hardships that can result when a loved one is seriously ill. For these reasons, Lipsitz Green fights for care and compensation for the whole family. In the case of death, we fight for just compensation for surviving dependents.

Exclusive industry documentation that can help your case

Our attorneys are immersed in the industries that have often led to asbestos exposure, including manufacturing, chemical, and construction. This insider information can be invaluable to helping obtain the compensation you deserve. Our attorneys have compiled exclusive documentation of industry misdeeds that can help you obtain a just award.

In addition to aggressively and knowledgeably arguing for your rights in court, Lipsitz Green's savvy workers’ compensation attorneys are available to help you obtain benefits from this source. As a full-service law firm, you will have access to attorneys working in any practice area that may assist your case.

Contact Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria today for a free consultation.

$50,000,000A structured settlement obtained for the family of a mother killed in an automobile accident
$25,000,000A settlement received by a local driver who was severely injured when a liquid nitrogen tank he was delivering ruptured
$21,000,000A structured settlement received for a young girl suffering serious injuries from an automobile accident
$19,000,000A structured settlement for a young man injured in a motorcycle accident
$14,000,000A structured settlement received by a worker who suffered severe electric shock on the job
$14,000,000A structured settlement received by a man injured by farm equipment
$10,000,000A structured settlement for a woman seriously injured in an automobile accident
$9,000,000A structured settlement created for a child who sustained brain injury due to a delayed cesarean section
$8,800,000A verdict received for a young woman severely injured by a defective post-hole digger
$7,000,000Cash and structured settlement for a young man who suffered a brain injury in an automobile accident
$5,400,000A settlement received for a man suffering multiple injuries due to faulty gym equipment
$5,200,000A verdict for a maintenance worker who suffered lower back injuries while descending a ladder on the job
$5,000,000A disabled child received settlement for permanent brain damage suffered when an aide failed to properly care for the child on a school bus
$4,650,000A settlement for the estate of an unarmed man paralyzed by a police shooting
$4,500,000A settlement for a construction worker who suffered back injuries after falling through a defective stairway
$4,500,000A result obtained for a woman injured when a tree fell and struck her car
$3,900,000A result for a woman injured when she slipped and fell on stairs
$3,800,000A settlement for a construction worker for back and internal injuries suffered when the man-lift he was working on fell over
$3,800,000A settlement for a mechanic whose hand was amputated by an engine fan blade
$3,800,000An award obtained for a 22-year-old nursing student involved in a motor-vehicle collision with a rental truck in which he suffered injuries to his lower spine, left arm, and left knee
$2,700,000A result for the emergency room death of a woman who was given Dilaudid for pain prior to being sent to the CT scanner
$2,700,000A result for injuries sustained by a cable television installer after he fell from a ladder
$2,400,000A settlement for a factory worker who lost his foot as the result of a large coil tipping onto him
$2,275,000A result for ankle injuries sustained by a nurse after she was struck by a car while walking through a pedestrian crosswalk
$2,200,000A verdict awarded to a construction worker for non-surgical back injuries sustained when the scaffolding he was on collapsed
$2,200,000A settlement for a laborer who sustained multiple injuries when he fell through an unguarded floor opening in a new building project
$2,200,000A jury verdict for a union laborer who sustained back injuries when the scaffold he was working on collapsed
$2,100,000A result for a construction worker who sustained a wrist injury in a workplace accident
$2,020,000A result for a pedestrian injured after being struck by a car
$1,870,000A result for a woman injured in an automobile accident
$1,800,000A result received for a worker injured by a fall
$1,500,000A result obtained for injuries sustained by a carpenter from falling down stairs at a construction site
$1,500,000A result for a construction worker who sustained a severe ankle injury after falling from a ladder
$1,500,000A result for a painter who sustained back injuries as a result of an accident on the job
$1,450,000A settlement for the family of a woman with a diverticulitis misdiagnosis
$1,425,000A result for injuries sustained by an individual involved in a motorcycle accident
$1,400,000A result for a back injury sustained by a construction worker after falling from a scaffold
$1,300,000An award for a construction worker and his spouse after suffering a broken ankle when the worker slipped and fell on ice and snow at a construction site
$1,300,000A result for a man injured in an automobile accident
$1,250,000A result for injuries sustained by an individual in an automobile accident
$1,200,000A result for a laborer injured when he fell over debris at a construction site
$1,200,000A result for a broken ankle and pelvic bone sustained by a pedestrian struck by a street sweeper
$1,190,000A result for a man injured in a construction accident
$1,150,000A result for injuries sustained by a man in a motorhome accident
$1,000,000An arbitration award for a drywall worker who sustained injuries to his knee after a fall off of drywall stilts
The Best Lawyers

The Best Lawyers in America
Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria named "Top Listed in Buffalo, NY in Personal Injury Litigation," signifying no firm has more personal injury attorneys named to Best Lawyers in America in Buffalo, NY

U.S. News/Best Lawyers Best Law Firms
Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria ranked Top-Tier for Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs in "Best Law Firms" rankings


Super Lawyers
Seven attorneys from Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria named to New York Super Lawyers, Upstate Edition "Who's Who in Law" for Personal Injury Litigation

Naional Trials Lawyers Top 100

The National Trial Lawyers Top 100
Several Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria attorneys named to the National Trial Lawyers: Top 100, an invitation-only organization composed of the premier trial lawyers from each state in the nation who meet stringent qualifications

Lexis Nexis

Martindale-Hubbell AV® Rating
Several Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria attorneys received AV Peer Review Rating to signify highest recognition in legal ability and professional ethics

Who's who

Who's Who in Law
Nine attorneys from Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria named to Business First/Buffalo Law Journal's "Who's Who in Law" for Personal Injury Litigation

Personal Injury Lawyer of the Year 2017
James T. Scime named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2017 by Best Lawyers in America

Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year 2017
Laraine Kelley named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Medical Malpractice Law—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2017 by Best Lawyers in America

Product Liability Lawyer of the Year 2017
Scott M. Schwartz named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Product Liability Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2017 by Best Lawyers in America

Product Liability Lawyer of the Year 2015
James T. Scime named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Product Liability Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2015 by Best Lawyers in America

Product Liability Lawyer of the Year 2014
Laraine Kelley named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Product Liability Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2014 by Best Lawyers in America

Product Liability Lawyer of the Year 2013
Richard P. Weisbeck, Jr. named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Product Liability Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2013 by Best Lawyers in America

Personal Injury Lawyer of the Year 2013
Laraine Kelley named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2013 by Best Lawyers in America

Personal Injury Lawyer of the Year 2012
James T. Scime named "Buffalo Best Lawyers Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year" for 2012 by Best Lawyers in America

 

 

NameTitleEmailPhoneVCard
James T. Scime Senior Partner jscime@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 339
Laraine Kelley Senior Partner lkelley@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 352
Richard P. Weisbeck, Jr. Senior Partner rweisbeck@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 348
Thomas M. Mercure Senior Partner tmercure@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 354
John A. Collins Senior Partner jcollins@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 305
Michael P. Stuermer Senior Partner mstuermer@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 389
Cherie L. Peterson Senior Partner cpeterson@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 417
Joseph J. Manna Senior Partner jmanna@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 396
William P. Moore Senior Partner wmoore@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 306
Sharon M. Heim Partner sheim@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 347
Gregory P. Krull Partner gkrull@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 487
Robert E. Ziske Partner rziske@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 317
Max Humann Partner mhumann@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 391
Katherine A. Gillette Partner kgillette@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 439
Lynn M. Bochenek Partner lbochenek@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 412
Scott M. Schwartz Special Counsel sschwartz@lglaw.com 716 849 1333, ext. 491

No fee unless we win your case

As a personal injury client of Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria, you do not have to worry about paying a fee for the firm's services unless the firm wins a result on your behalf. If you or someone you know has suffered an injury, please contact us, and we will review your case for free.