Get Legal Advice About Lead Paint Exposure

Exposure to lead paint can cause serious health risks for young children. While lead paint has been banned in residences since 1978, many older homes, apartment complexes and other buildings still contain hazardous levels of lead paint — causing undue harm, life-threatening illnesses and death.

Serving Victims Of Negligence Since 1965

Established in 1965, the personal injury law office of Arye, Lustig & Sassower, P.C., represents victims of negligence throughout the greater New York City area. Our lead paint exposure lawyers pursue accountability for the negligence of landlords, building owners, construction companies and other parties responsible for the lead paint hazards in the buildings they own, operate or have constructed.

Has your child been hurt by lead paint? Be sure. Call us: 212.732.4992 or 800.340.4992. Free consultation.

Lead Paint Can Cause Serious Brain Damage

Whether inhaled, ingested or otherwise absorbed into the system, lead exposure can cause significant damage to the brain and other organs, leading to developmental delays and other irreversible consequences:

  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • Antisocial behavior
  • Learning disabilities
  • Mental retardation
  • Coma
  • Seizures or convulsions
  • Death

These are some of the effects of inhaling, ingesting or absorbing lead paint.

Contact Us For Answers About Lead Paint Exposure

If you or a loved one has suffered as a result of lead exposure, our attorneys can provide you with the compassionate and respectful legal counsel you deserve. We can answer your questions.

Contact our personal injury attorneys at Arye, Lustig & Sassower, P.C., for effective legal advice and counsel in lead paint exposure litigation in New York. We offer a free initial consultation and you pay no legal fees unless we recover money on your behalf. Call our Manhattan office locally at 212.732.4992 or toll free at 800.340.4992.

Case Results

Since 1965, we’ve recovered over $1 BILLION on behalf of our clients. read more
  • $2.1 million settlement

    for 33-year old electrician who fell from ladder while attempting to fit heavy cable into crown box when cable sprung back and struck him, causing him to suffer left shoulder injury with impingement.

  • $1.6 million settlement

    for 38-year old electrician who slipped and fell on debris on stairway with resulting cervical herniated disc and aggravation of pre-existing arthritic changes.

  • $2.55 million settlement

    for 42-year old electrician who fell into an uncovered, unprotected hole and suffered a severe low back injury with herniated disc(s) that required surgery at L4-5 and L5-S1 levels.

  • $1.75 million settlement

    for 26-year old construction worker who fell through opening in roof and fractured his wrist, requiring surgery with open reduction and internal fixation, external fixation device, and eventual fusion.

  • $2.5 million settlement

    for 38-year old female electrician (with history of prior neck injury) who tripped on uneven Masonite protective floor covering, and suffered neck injury with herniated discs requiring cervical fusion.

  • $1.2 million settlement

    during trial for 40-year old sheet metal worker who was struck in the neck and shoulder by an air conditioning unit and suffered herniated cervical discs and cervical radiculopathy.