Essure Lawsuits

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. has represented many people injured by medical devices, and is currently reviewing potential claims for injuries related to the Essure birth control device.     Essure is a permanently implanted birth control device which consists of metal coils that are implanted in the fallopian tubes that carry eggs from …

Women and Mesothelioma

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. has represented many victims of mesothelioma, a fatal cancer almost always caused by asbestos exposure. The most common type of mesothelioma is pleural mesothelioma which develops on the lining of the lungs (about 75% of all cases), followed by peritoneal mesothelioma (about 20% of all cases), which develops in …

Asbestos in the Home

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. has extensive experience representing people who have been injured by exposure to asbestos. Many of our clients have been exposed to asbestos at work, but people can be exposed to asbestos outside the workplace as well, even at home.   Asbestos was widely used in house construction between the …

Playground Safety

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. represents people who have been injured through the negligence of others. We care about our clients and their families and want them to remain safe. To that end, parents with young children may want to consider the following information about playground safety. According to the Centers for Disease Control …