Morelli Alters Ratner
Morelli Alters Ratner is a personal injury law firm with a national and
global reach. Our attorneys have more than 100 years of combined experience,
and we are proud to continue our tradition of providing aggressive and
effective representation on behalf of injury victims and their families
across the United States and around the world in a variety of mass torts,
defective product cases, and personal injury claims in general. With a
commitment to battling relentlessly for the rights of the individuals
we represent, Morelli Alters Ratner has earned our reputation for successful advocacy.
Our team handles the following practice areas, among others:
Commercial - Business Litigation
As a sophisticated law firm with more than 100 years of combined experience,
our attorneys understand the unique challenges, needs, and preferences
of our business clients. Contact our firm to learn more about how we are
prepared to represent your business interests effectively.
Admiralty - Maritime
The laws governing ship travel and commerce are highly complex. At Morelli
Alters Ratner, we have represented clients from all over the world in
maritime injury and wrongful death cases, including residents of Europe,
Asia, Africa, and North, South, and Central America.
Airline disasters are extremely high-profile cases, but our attorneys
have experience handling these complex and public matters. We understand
how to protect clients who have been impacted by these types of accidents
and we are committed to shielding your privacy at this time.
Catastrophic Loss - Wrongful Death
If someone in your family was killed or seriously injured because of the
negligent behavior of another individual or corporation, contact our firm
for strong and expeditious advocacy. With more than $2 billion collected
in verdicts and settlements on behalf of our clients, we are prepared
to shield your rights at this time.
Thousands of homeowners in the United States have suffered health problems
and contamination from the use of Chinese drywall in their buildings.
Personal Injury Attorney Jeremy Alters is one of the nation's leading
litigation lawyers regarding the Chinese drywall issue, having filed more
than 150 lawsuits regarding the product.
Consumer Class Actions
Consumer class actions are a good choice for some individuals as they
limit attorney fees by effectively acting on behalf of a large group of
people who have been affected by the same negligent or faulty product
or actions. Morelli Alters Ratner has handled many class action lawsuits
on behalf of our clients.
In the current tense economic climate of the United States, losing a job
opportunity or being denied advancement due to illegal discrimination
can feel especially disheartening and unjust. You should not hesitate
to contact an attorney who can explain your rights and determine whether
or not you have a valid claim.
DePuy Hip Recall
In 2010, DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. initiated a recall of two products:
the ASR Hip Resurfacing System and the DePuy ASR XL Acetabular System.
If either of these products was used in your hip replacement surgery,
there is a chance that it could have prompted the need for a second surgery
or "revision surgery."
Gulf Coast Oil Spill
The 2010 oil spill in the Gulf Coast caused fatalities and had a major
impact on the environment. If you or your business suffered as a result
of this oil spill, you may be eligible to receive compensation under the
Oil Pollution Act of 1990, which was passed as a result of the Exxon Valdez
At Morelli Alters Ratner, we handle medical malpractice claims on behalf
of injured clients and their families. If you or someone close to you
was injured or killed because of the irresponsibility of a medical professional
or a medical facility, contact our firm to schedule a complimentary consultation.
Product Liability - Toxic Torts
Manufacturers, retailers, and designers have a responsibility to protect
consumers from unnecessary risks and to take reasonable action to ensure
that their products are safe. Morelli Alters Ratner has handled a wide
variety of product liability claims, including those involving
defective drugs such as
Accidents involving railroads are often fatal. If you or someone close
to you was injured or killed in a railroad accident, choose a law firm
with the resources and skills to protect your interests. At Morelli Alters
Ratner, we have rare and invaluable experience in these types of cases.
We have represented many victims of sexual harassment, helping them recover
the compensation they rightfully deserve. In 2011, our attorneys achieved
a $95 million verdict on behalf of a woman who was formerly an employee
of a furniture rental company that did not listen to her claims of sexual
assault and harassment in the workplace. This is the largest recorded
single-plaintiff sexual harassment verdict to be awarded in the United States.
Trucking - Catastrophic Automotive Accidents
Large commercial trucks are governed by federal regulations in order to
protect the drivers of smaller passenger vehicles on U.S. roadways. Violations
of these federal rules on the part of truck drivers and the companies
that employ them can result in catastrophic and even deadly consequences.
Consult Morelli Alters Ratner Today
At Morelli Alters Ratner, we have obtained more than $2 billion on behalf
of our clients and their families. Our
personal injury lawyers are recognized as leaders in the field and have received a number of accolades
within the legal community, including consistent mention in the
Best Lawyers in America® and
Super Lawyers® lists. To learn more about your rights and our ability to protect those rights,
contact Morelli Alters Ratner to schedule a complimentary
case consultation with a member of our legal team.