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.
Esther Berezofsky gets $78.7 Million Jury Award in Prempro lawsuitRead More...
Linda Gillick’s son, Michael, was diagnosed with cancer at only 3 months old. Linda believes Michael’s cancer, along with a cluster of cases in Toms River were all associated with a chemical found in the treated water of a Superfund site in the area. A recent study found that one chemical in the water did Read More
A lawsuit was filed today as a civil rights case in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania against the SE Delco School System, administrators and the teacher for alleged child abuse of two eight year old girls. _______________________________________________ NEWS RELEASE February 23, 2015 Parents of eight-year old schoolchildren file sexual abuse Read More
Independent Pharmacies Claim Illegal Conduct by Pharmacy Benefits Manager (PBM) Catamaran, Call for Jury Trial PHILADELPHIA: Williams Cuker Berezofsky, Feb. 12, 2015/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ A consortium of 55 independent pharmacies has filed a lawsuit alleging illegal conduct by Catamaran Corporation, one of the nation’s biggest managers of prescription-drug benefits for insurance plans. Pharmacies hailing primarily from Pennsylvania filed Read More
by Mark Cuker, Esq. The headline screamed “Chemical Found at Toms River Superfund Site Didn’t Cause Cancer, Report Says.” But the EPA report itself, presented February 4 at a meeting attended by several hundred citizens, was a tragic waste of millions of taxpayer dollars and hundreds of hours of scientific talent. The chemical studied was Read More
January 26, 2015 - A lawyer for plaintiffs suing Conrail over a 2012 train derailment in Paulsboro, N.J., that released toxic vinyl chloride gas will not be sanctioned for sharing an email from the government investigation with the media, a federal judge has held, reports Mary Pat Gallagher in The New Jersey Law Journal. A lawyer Read More
January 21, 2015 – Conrail was denied Tuesday in its gag order to keep an attorney from commenting on a case against the railroad operator in the 2012 derailment in Paulsboro, according to court filings, reports the Courier-Post newspaper. Reporter Carly Q. Romalino: A federal court judge in Camden rejected Conrail’s request to prohibit Mark Read More
From PublicJustice.com: President’s Message – November 2014 – NOW MORE THAN EVER… NOW MORE THAN EVER Sometimes those who would hijack our American dream seem to be winning. Powerful special interests constantly seek to populate the judiciary with stewards of corporate interests who would replace blindfolded lady justice with a bobble head that winks and Read More
From PublicJustice.com: Consumer and Environmental Litigator Esther Berezofsky Becomes President of Public Justice Williams Cuker Berezofsky law firm partner heads national public interest law group Esther Berezofsky, a litigator known for her accomplishments in leading pharmaceutical and medical device litigation, and representing communities impacted by environmental contamination, became Public Justice’s President at its Annual Meeting Read More
The New Jersey DEP has announced that a number of private wells in West Deptford are contaminated with high levels of perflourinated compounds (PFC’s) from the nearby Solvay plant. Some wells have levels of PFNA which are many times higher than DEP’s interim recommended standard of 20 parts per trillion (PPT) or 0.020 parts per Read More
New Jersey consumers who are part of a class action lawsuit against Aaron’s, Inc. in federal court may not be subject to debt-collection counterclaims by Aaron’s in the class action, the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey recently ruled in Korrow v. Aaron’s, Inc. The Korrow case was brought Read More
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.