ANOTHER APPELLATE SUCCESS
June 12, 2019
In Maqubool et al vs Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans the Plaintiffs filed two nearly identical lawsuits in the Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans seeking to enjoin the Sewerage and Water Board from contracting with a consultant to fill certain key vacancies. The first suit which involved an "RFP" was allotted to Judge Sidney Cates and resulted in the grant…
Industrial Catastrophe Litigation
Our attorneys have substantial experience in the handling of industrial catastrophes, including explosions, refinery fires and chemical fires, from investigation through trial. Lawyers on our Industrial Catastrophe Team have substantial hands-on experience with every agency that traditionally responds to such industrial catastrophes, including the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA); U.S. Chemical Safety & Hazard Investigation Board (CSB); Environmental Protection Agency (EPA); U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS); and other federal, state and local agencies involved in emergency response and investigation activities.