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W. Glenn Burns Joins Firm

September 19, 2018

Aaron & Gianna, PLC is pleased to announce that W. Glenn Burns has joined the firm as Of Counsel.   He will practice in the areas of Products Liability, Insurance, Professional Liability, Public Utilities, Government and Corporate Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense.   In a diverse career, Glenn has been an Assistant Attorney General of Louisiana, an Assistant United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Louisiana, and a Partner in two prominent loca…

Toxic Torts and Environmental Law

Our attorneys have experience in class actions, mass joinders and individual cases involving facility releases, solid and hazardous waste management, facility explosions, train derailments, sick building syndrome, product and component exposures  and off-site migration of toxic substances by water, air or land.   Claims have included  physical property damage, diminution of property value, and “stigma” damages; actual physical injury and fear of future injury; cancers, including leukemia and other blood diseases; pneumoconiosis (asbestosis, silicosis and aluminum pneumoconiosis), reactive airways dysfunction syndrome and reactive upper airways dysfunction syndrome (RADS and RUDS); auto-immune dysfunction; nerve damage; cognitive disabilities; and chromosomal damage; minor complaints of temporary headaches, nausea, and various other medical conditions. Our attorneys have served as court appointed special masters in NORM, Asbestos and other environmental litigation.   Their experience includes state and federal litigation as well as regulatory representation regarding issues such as CERCLA, RCRA, SARA, and EPCRA matters. 

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