Protecting Personal,
Civil and Consumer Rights

Williams Cuker Berezofsky’s clients are the victims of individual, corporate and governmental wrongs. The firm represents plaintiffs in complex litigation, ranging from environmental and “toxic tort” cases to medical product cases; from negligence cases to actions for false arrest or sexual harassment.

In particular, we have devoted our practice to protecting:

People who are harmed by environmental contamination, exposed to toxic chemicals at home or at work, harmed by pharmaceutical or medical products, or injured in accidents; and

People who are victimized by discrimination or harassment, denied their right to privacy, penalized for whistleblowing, or subject to police misconduct or false arrest; and

People who are deceived by consumer fraud and unfair business practices, or wronged in a managed care or HMO dispute.

At Williams Cuker Berezofsky, we are dedicated to helping our clients attain the safety, security and compensation that they deserve.

Latest News + Events

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit issued a decision reinstating the Title VII retaliation discrimination claims of WCB client Sammy Perry, deceased, now represented by his surviving daughter, Kayunta Johnson Winters.  In its decision issued on April 22, 2015, the Third Circuit held that Mr. Perry presented sufficient evidence for a jury Read More

The Wall Street Journal reports today: New scientific findings released Tuesday linked earthquakes to the practice of injecting wastewater from oil and gas operations deep underground, adding to a growing consensus among researchers that energy development is probably causing seismic activity in Oklahoma, Texas and other parts of the U.S. The enviromental protection attorneys at Read More

Williams Cuker Berezofsky attorney Gerald J. Williams was recently interviewed in the Carlisle Sentinel in a two-part series on criminal police proceedings. The Carlisle Sentinel Newspaper published the series on the use of police force and the problems with police departments investigating themselves in non-lethal use of force incidents. In the first part of the Read More

On April 16, 2015, WCB lawyers Gerald Williams, Beth Cole and Christopher Markos were honored at a reception hosted by the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania’s Prisoner Civil Rights Panel. The trio received certificates of appreciation for their service in representing hundreds of prisoners in claims that they were injured as Read More

A federal judicial panel has granted a request to consolidate lawsuits claiming that blood-pressure medication Benicar (olmesartan) could cause severe gastrointestinal injuries including sprue-like enteropathy. Symptoms of sprue-like enteropathy can include severe, chronic diarrhea with substantial weight loss. Manufactured by Daiichi Sankyo, Benicar is currently prescribed to 64 million patients. Approved in 2002, the drug Read More

Philadelphia will soon become an energy “hub” despite the aging and failing railroad cars, tracks and facilities. Chemical and oil train derailments, explosions and spills are a growing concern for public health and businesses. A recent article in the Philadelphia City Paper reports that the shipment of toxic materials through the metro and surrounding areas Read More

The environmental protection attorneys at Williams Cuker Berezofsky are alerting the public that home heating oil spills, typically occurring during the delivery of the heating oil, can damage not only the home and endanger your health, but can pollute your soil and potentially the drinking water for homes with wells. Well water can become toxic Read More

Attorney Esther Berezofsky contributed the chapter “Environmental Torts ” in the 2015 New Jersey Mass Torts & Class Action Treatise, released February, 2015. The treatise is currently sold out. Contact the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education to place an order by calling 732-214-8500, write customerservice@njicle.com, or visit this page. Berezofsky’s chapter includes the Read More

There are reports of an odor originating from the Paulsboro Refinery making people sick. Residents experiencing symptoms, new or the worsening of existing conditions, should go to the Emergency Room or seek other immediate medical attention. See breaking news below. Call our firm at 215-557-0099 if you or someone close to you is seeking medical treatment. As Read More

VIDEO: Attorney Mark Cuker appeared on the live American Law Journal television broadcast discussing consumer protection issues “Student Loans, Bankruptcy and Discharge” on the Philadelphia CNN-News affiliate WFMZ-TV March 9, 2015. From the newspaper “The Legal Intelligencer” page 2, March 9, 2015: Death, Taxes, Marital Support, and Student Loans… Where Bankruptcy Can’t Help You? PHILADELPHIA: Read More

About the Firm

Williams Cuker Berezofsky has been committed to protecting the personal, civil and consumer rights of individuals since 1985. With offices in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Cherry Hill, New Jersey, we represent clients both locally and nationally. Our team of attorneys and staff consists of people of diverse backgrounds and experience — all of whom are dedicated to championing the rights of our clients.

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