Tate Kunkle Speaker at NYSBA Toxic Tort Conference

Environmental associate Tate J. Kunkle will be a featured lecturer at the upcoming 2017 New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) CLE Toxic Tort Litigation seminar. Along with other faculty members who include litigators and experts, Mr. Kunkle will outline the skills necessary to demonstrate causation and harm. Speakers will also analyze recent claims and industry developments  involved with toxic tort litigation.

Mr. Kunkle will be the featured panelist for “The Science of Causation and Harm – Toxicology 101” segment on Friday, June 2 at the Melville Marriott. He explain the role of a toxicologist, under what circumstances one should be retained and how their report impacts litigation.

A webcast of his program will also be available on Friday, June 9. Newly admitted attorneys (less than 24 months) should check the NYSBA’s  policy on webcast attendance.

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A Sampling of Napoli Shkolnik Environmental Litigation

Napoli Shkolnik PLLC attorneys are well-regarded as legal leaders in environmental litigation. Our team is currently involved in water contamination cases across the country, including in Flint (MI), Hoosick Falls (NY), New Hampshire, Westhampton (NY), Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, DelawareColorado, Vermont, and Newburgh (NY). These communities are dealing with lead poisoning and toxic chemical PFOA/PFOS exposure.

Our environmental attorneys are also representing residents of the Town of Wheatfield who are experiencing health issues and property damages associated with a local hazardous landfill, which was declared a Superfund site.

The Lincoln Park, Florida neighborhood is living in proximity to a former incinerator site that has resulted in alarming levels of chemicals Arsenic and Dioixin in the soil.

We strongly encourage anyone who is being exposed to a toxic substance, whether it is through water, air or the ground, to contact us for a free, confidential consultation. We will discuss your specific circumstances and review your legal options. Let us help you obtain the compensation you deserve.