Lieff Cabraser's Nashville office was opened in 2001, allowing us to better represent clients residing in the South and Midwest. Our Nashville lawyers litigate consumer protection, defective product, digital privacy, environmental, personal injury, securities and financial fraud, and whistleblower cases in Tennessee, regionally, and nationally. Recent cases being litigated by the firms' Nashville attorneys include:
• the catastrophic coal ash spill at the Tennessee Valley Authority's Kingston, Tennessee Fossil Plant;
• litigation related to the deadly meningitis outbreak that resulted in 64 deaths and more than 700 serious illnesses nationwide;
• litigation against the major U.S. tobacco companies in federal court in Florida for their 50-year conspiracy to conceal the hazards of smoking and the addictive nature of cigarettes;
• class action litigation against BP, Transocean, Halliburton, and other defendants on behalf of fishermen, property owners, business owners, and wage earners affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil rig blowout and resulting oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.