Lawsuits Filed in Last Month’s Metro Disaster in Washington, D.C.

Posted on Jul 12, 2009

According to an article in today’s Washington Post, the first lawsuits have been filed stemming from the deadly Metro train crash in Washington, D.C. last month.  The litigation could take years and cost tens of millions of dollars if negligence is proved.  Attorney John C. of our law firm told the Post that “The subway system has such a deep pocket, there’s no reason to go beyond.”  To read more about the potential liability of Metro and what else John had to say about the train wreck, please click here.


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