Hawkins Parnell & Young attorneys are among the nation’s leading litigators in toxic tort and environmental litigation. Over the past five decades, we have represented every type of defendant from the mine to the finished product. Our attorneys specialize in the defense of asbestos, talcum powder, silica, and chemical exposures. Having litigated in all 50 states, we have tried over 500 toxic tort cases to verdict as lead counsel and have taken the lead or participated in over 10,000 fact and expert depositions. Our team operates using comprehensive strategies for handling mass multi-jurisdictional toxic tort litigation and has successfully implemented those strategies in numerous cases involving personal injury, wrongful death, product liability, premises liability and property damage. In addition, we have experience in class actions related to mass tort litigation.