Boston, Massachusetts Personal Injury Lawyers
Law Firm OverviewThornton & Naumes LLP is an experienced law firm specializing in mesothelioma and asbestos litigation. We started the firm in 1978 doing groundbreaking legal work for the victims of mesothelioma and asbestos-related diseases. 30 years later, we continue to work against these devastating afflictions.
Our dedicated mesothelioma and asbestos partners Edwin Wallace, David McMorris and Andrew Wainwright work with associates Andrea Marino, Heather Engman, Bobby Naumes, Jr., Christian Uehlein, and Zoran Malesevic to fully leverage our history and long experience as an asbestos law firm. Because we have represented thousands of victims of asbestos exposure, we have a detailed and far-reaching network of information at our disposal. This information and experience is unique to Thornton & Naumes and can be put to work for you. We have created a legal organization that branches out into every facet of your needs. We can answer your questions. We can help.
Our location in Boston has also allowed us to become closely associated with America's leading asbestos-related medical professionals. We are proud to work with the International Mesothelioma Program at Brigham & Women's Hospital and have been fortunate enough to support the Thornton & Naumes Mesothelioma House, a home-away-from-home for the families of mesothelioma victims receiving treatment in the Boston area.
Year this Office was Established: 1978
Areas of Law
Areas of Law Description
Thornton & Naumes, LLP serves clients in the following areas of practice:
- Personal Injury
The Massachusetts personal injury lawyers and workers compensation attorneys at Thornton & Naumes, LLP understand the impact a devastating injury or illness has on your family. We put the full force of our three decades of knowledge and experience to work to obtain the compensation you require to move on with your life.
- Automobile, Truck and Bus Accident
Thornton & Naumes, LLP knows that auto, tractor-trailer, and bus accidents are an all too common part of life. Unfortunately, seriously injured victims struggling with their own recovery and rehabilitation must hurdle the obstacles erected by seasoned defense lawyers paid to achieve the best result for their employer, the insurance company, not for you, the victim.
- Construction and Job site Accidents
Construction law attorneys at Thornton & Naumes, LLP have seen the devastation that results from job site accidents. These accidents are rarely simple, and the claims that result require significant legal experience to pursue. The right to sue these individuals and entities depends on various complex laws and the individual circumstances of the accident.
- Products Liability
Thornton & Naumes, LLP in Boston has a long history of successfully protecting the rights of victims of dangerous or defective products. Our remarkable experience in complex product liability litigation has resulted in significant verdicts or settlements for our clients injured by unsafe products used in the workplace and in the home.
- Catastrophic Injuries
For more than three decades, the catastrophic injury lawyers at Thornton & Naumes, LLP have fought fiercely for victims and their families. We provide solid solutions to even the most complex and devastating injury cases.
- Workers' Compensation
Our attorneys are well-versed in the complexities of workers comp law and have successfully represented hundreds of workers in their dealings with insurance companies. We strive to ensure that injured workers achieve the best possible protection of their rights under their state’s workers' compensation program.
- Workers' Compensation Injuries/Benefits
The workers compensation attorneys at Thornton & Naumes believe every injured client should fully understand the types of injuries that are covered and the benefits available to them and their families.
For more than 30 years, Thornton & Naumes, LLP has been a leader in mesothelioma and asbestos illness litigation. We have a national reputation for persistence and success that draws clients from throughout the Northeast and across the country. Our experienced team of compassionate asbestos lawyers, paralegals, and specialists has helped thousands of families who have been devastated by poisonous asbestos dust.
- Drugs and Medical Devices Litigation
Thousands of people each year suffer dangerous side effects and even death caused by prescription and over the counter drugs and medical devices. Thornton & Naumes, LLP is a national leader in representing people injured by hazardous or unsafe drugs and medical devices. We have successfully litigated and settled lawsuits against powerful manufacturers.
Thornton & Naumes, LLP protects the rights of injured railroad employees. We understand the emotional and financial difficulties injured railroad workers and their families face. By combining our vast knowledge of the Federal Employers Liability Act and our more than 30 years of experience, we resolve even the most complex workplace injury litigation so our clients can focus on healing.
- Birth Defects
At Thornton & Naumes, LLP, we understand the pain that families face when coping with permanent, life-altering birth injuries and the frustration of knowing they could have been prevented. The physical, emotional, and financial strain of birth defects impacts families all their lives.
- Toxic Torts
Thornton & Naumes, LLP is at the forefront of toxic tort litigation. We believe companies and the government should be held responsible when their environmental misdeeds cause harm. We have successfully represented thousands of people who have suffered a serious personal injury or illness from exposure to hazardous chemicals and other toxic substances at work or at home.
- Wage & Hour
State and federal laws, as well as contracts, set out specific requirements for employers to pay employees for the work they do. At Thornton & Naumes, LLP, we make sure that employers uphold their obligations.
Fraud comes in many forms. But the intention of every fraud is financial gain by the perpetrator and financial loss for the victim. The fraud lawyers at Thornton & Naumes, LLP stand up for the rights of victims of financial abuse—whether they are an individual, a group of consumers, or taxpayers.
- Meningitis Outbreak
Thornton & Naumes LLP represents thousands of clients nationwide in a variety of personal injury and litigation matters. Thornton & Naumes LLP attorneys have represented injured clients who have suffered exposure to a wide variety of drugs, chemicals, substances, and products.
Mr. Robert M. Byrne
Accident, Asbestos Mesothelioma, Back and Neck Injury, Bicycle Accident, Brain Injury
Mr. Michael A. Lesser
Asbestos Mesothelioma, Banking and Finance, Criminal Law, Financial Litigation, Fraud
Mr. David J. McMorris
Accident, Asbestos Mesothelioma, Automotive, Bus Accidents, Car Accident
Mr. Robert T. Naumes
Back and Neck Injury, Brain Injury, Class Actions, FELA Railroad Injuries, Litigation
Mr. Michael P Thornton
Accident, Asbestos Mesothelioma, Back and Neck Injury, Brain Injury, Bus Accidents
Mr. Andrew S. Wainwright
Accident, Asbestos Mesothelioma, Back and Neck Injury, Bad Faith Insurance, Birth Injury
Mr. Edwin L. Wallace
Accident, Admiralty and Maritime, Car Accident, Catastrophic Injuries, Construction Accidents
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