For over three decades GPW has worked defending the rights of construction tradesmen, chemical plant workers, and many other working men and women. Whether from long-term asbestos or chemical exposure, occupational injuries, or off-the-job accidents (medical malpractice, car accidents, defective drugs), we have helped thousands of people recover damages after a personal injury.
We are the largest law firm in Western Pennsylvania defending the rights of injured people. Our law firm also has offices in West Virginia and Michigan.
WHO WE ARE
Goldberg, Persky & White, P.C.’s reputation has been largely built on our success with asbestos and mesothelioma lawsuits for over 30 years. However, with over 20 attorneys and 5 offices in 3 states, we have a large body of experience in other areas of plaintiff’s law.
Injuries don’t fit into a simple type. We’ve listed some major areas below or you can view a more detailed list of practice areas here. If your injury doesn’t “fit,” that’s okay; contact us today with a description of your issue and let our experienced personal injury attorneys review your case.
“I cannot find the words to tell you of my amazement and thankfulness that your firm was suggested to me. Thanks to you when the time comes I will be able, without being a burden to my children, to still take care of myself and have the help I need.”
Finding an asbestos law firm with the experience and knowledge to represent you can be challenging. Much like finding mesothelioma medical specialists, it’s important that you find a law firm experienced specifically in asbestos litigation.
While an accident such as an arm broken by a mishandled forklift or a fall from scaffolding failure are quite clearly workplace injuries, the injuries caused by toxic exposures can take months, years, or even decades to develop.
Doctors, drugs, and medical devices aim to heal through prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. Sometimes, medical outcomes fall short through the fault of no one. Other times, ignorance, carelessness, and profits push the level of care below the standard accepted by the medical community.
Whether through traffic accidents, slips and falls, or defective products, if you have been injured through no fault of your own, let us evaluate your case.
Dangerous products wind up on the market for all sorts of reasons: negligence, ignorance, or placing profits over safety. Warnings and recalls are often not enough to protect consumers from harm.
The opioid epidemic that is currently gripping the nation can be traced back to the pharmaceutical industries alleged deceptive marketing practices that not only downplayed and denied the highly addictive nature of these drugs, but also encouraged doctors and healthcare professionals to prescribe these painkillers liberally.
Unfortunately, the term “nursing home abuse” is all too familiar these days as our populaton ages and people are living longer lives. Elder care facilities, understaffed with underpaid and poorly trained employees, may push the bottom line so far that they endanger the lives of their patients.
Whether as a result of neglect or malicious intent, property damage can cause serious financial losses.
Dealing with death is not a pleasant topic, however, if you suddenly die without a Will, you will be adding to the confusion and anxiety of your loved ones at what is already a difficult time.
Pension and benefit issues are complicated. Our ERISA attorneys have the experience and knowledge to handle large, class actions against corporations and insurers who violate their fiduciary duty to their employees or benefactors.