Six Attorneys at Lipsitz, Ponterio & Comerford, LLC Recognized as 2021 Super Lawyers by Thomson Reuters
Six Attorneys at Lipsitz, Ponterio & Comerford, LLC Recognized as 2021 Super Lawyers by Thomson Reuters!
Jobsite Spotlight: Xerox Corporation
Xerox employees and independent contractors were exposed to asbestos dust fibers during construction and maintenance of their facilities.
John Comerford Joins Melanie Camp on AM Buffalo
Partner John Comerford joined Melanie Camp on AM Buffalo recently to discuss how Lipsitz, Ponterio & Comerford helps those who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma as a result of asbestos exposure. He also describes how more and more women are being diagnosed with mesothelioma as a result of laundering their husbands’ and fathers’ work clothes. […]
Jobsite Spotlight: Rochester Gas & Electric (RG&E)
AM Buffalo’s Melanie Camp Introduces Senior Partner Mathew Morton
Jobsite Spotlight: Kodak & Asbestos Exposure
When the average individual thinks of Kodak, cameras and photographic supplies come to mind. Many would be surprised to learn that asbestos was present throughout Kodak Park during the production phase of photographic materials and supplies. Kodak workers were exposed to asbestos dust from working with and around a wide variety of asbestos-containing products. Asbestos […]
Michael Ponterio Appears on AM Buffalo – Discusses Importance of Jury Trials
Founding Partner Michael Ponterio recently had the pleasure of interviewing with Melanie Camp on AM Buffalo. Mr. Ponterio went into detail about the importance of jury trials, and how the Courts are preparing to move forward in the future. To watch the interview, click here or on the picture below:
Founding Partner John Lipsitz Appears on AM Buffalo
On March 3, 2021, Founding Partner John Lipsitz appeared on AM Buffalo with Melanie Camp. He discusses the addition of John Comerford as a named Partner, the promising future of Lipsitz, Ponterio & Comerford, and how the firm has continued to grow and successfully litigate its claims despite the pandemic. Click here or on the […]
Jobsite Spotlight: Republic Steel & Asbestos Exposure
At Republic Steel, many workers, tradesmen, outside union contractors and their families were exposed to dangerous asbestos fibers.
The Firm Has Changed Its Name!
Lipsitz & Ponterio, LLC is pleased to announce that the firm will now be known as Lipsitz, Ponterio & Comerford, LLC. Our name change recognizes the important role played by John P. Comerford, Esq. Mathew J. Morton, Esq. has been named a Senior Partner, and Joseph T. Kremer, Esq. has become a Junior Partner. Certified […]
Senior Partner John Comerford Appears on AM Buffalo
On February 4, 2021, Senior Partner John Comerford had the pleasure of speaking with AM Buffalo’s Melanie Camp, where he discusses the firm’s name change, moving forward with mesothelioma litigation, and and how Lipsitz, Ponterio & Comerford continues fighting for those exposed to asbestos. To view the interview, click here or on the picture below.
Jobsite Spotlight: Ashland Oil
Asbestos was used extensively at the Tonawanda, NY Ashland Oil site, as it was in many refineries throughout the United States. As a result of asbestos exposure at the Ashland Oil jobsite, many workers developed mesothelioma, a cancer that is only caused by exposure to asbestos. In 1950, the Ashland Oil and Refining Company purchased […]
Jobsite Spotlight: Durez Plastics Corporation
Durez Plastics Corporation was a chemical and plastics factory that manufactured plastic molding compounds, as well as phenol, resins, and other industrial products. The plant, originally owned by Hooker Chemical and subsequently sold to Occidental Chemical Corporation, was one of the largest and most important employers in North Tonawanda, New York. Unfortunately, as a result […]
Partner John Comerford Appears on AM Buffalo to Discuss Talcum Powder and Asbestos Exposure
Partner John P. Comerford appeared on AM Buffalo with Melanie Camp on November 13th. John discusses how mesothelioma has affected our greatest generation of workers. Also, by the use of talcum powder, the lives of many women have been affected with the diagnoses of lung cancer and mesothelioma.