The essentials of life – our water supply, the air we breathe, the soil in which we grow our food – these are so fundamental to our existence, one wonders how safeguarding them could even come into question. But the battle to protect our environment is among the most important ones we fight. Learn More
Protecting Our Health
Among the most troubling ironies we face is that the same medical drugs, products, and practices intended to improve our health can also destroy it. At the very least negligence on the part of pharmaceutical companies, if not outright wrongdoing, is to blame. Learn More
Protecting Our Workplaces
Most workers don’t ask that much: a fair day’s pay for a fair day’s work, and in safe surroundings. To the degree their rights have been respected, it’s helped build this country. But the day we secure them as rights for everyone, we'll see our nation at its best. Learn More
Protecting Our Roads
As if weather conditions and careless drivers weren’t enough, we’re also put at risk every day by the companies that make our cars and the commercial trucks that drive alongside us. Our roads don’t have to be the most dangerous places in America. Learn More
Protecting Our Finances
The hard-working Americans who form the foundation of our economy are also the ones most threatened by the unfair practices and illegal profiteering of certain banks, mortgage providers, and credit card companies. It’s an imbalance we can’t afford to ignore. Learn More
Baron & Budd is one of the largest, oldest and most revered plaintiffs’ law firms in the nation. Our mission of “Protecting What’s Right” spans the protection of people in virtually every aspect of their lives.
We represent hundreds of Public Entities across the country. Just like private citizens, public entities need superior legal counsel to deal with the effects of corporate fraud and recklessness.
Our Continued Fight for Mesothelioma Victims.
Among the first in the nation to confront asbestos companies on behalf of those suffering from mesothelioma, Baron & Budd’s mesothelioma lawyers have remained in the forefront of this important battle. Since that first asbestos case more than 35 years ago, our mesothelioma attorneys have gone on to win the largest mesothelioma verdict in the nation, the largest in the state of Texas, and have won more than 100 individual asbestos verdicts in favor of clients harmed by this toxic substance.
Baron & Budd helped prove that these companies needed to pay up for all the damage they caused to not only our family, but…
Family of Martin O. Lujan of Manteca, California
We want to thank all of you for everything you have done for us. We couldn’t have done it without your lawyers…
Family of John Sweany of Carmichaels, Pennsylvania
I wanted to thank you for all your help… a firm like yours can stand up to the big companies and make them pay up…
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Sometimes Justice For All Starts With Justice For One.
We strive to make the world a safer, better place through our unwavering commitment to accessible, ingenious and courageous legal representation for individuals, schools and other public entities that have been harmed by the wrongdoing of powerful corporations. As a result we offer hope to both the people and communities we serve — hope that those we represent will find justice, and that in doing so the greater good will be upheld for all.
No matter your thoughts on cameras in nursing homes, there’s no denying that video evidence can help to reveal instances of abuse and bring the perpetrators to justice.
That may be the case in New Hope, ...more
President Obama wants to change the way workers across the country are paid for overtime hours. If his reforms are enacted as expected next year, millions of people who are salaried would suddenly become eligible ...more
The Santa Barbara City Attorney has recommended that the city retain the services of Scott Summy, shareholder of the environmental law firm Baron & Budd, as they pursue claims for damages related to the Refugio ...more
Observances Worldwide Highlight Growing Problems of Abuse and Neglect of the Elderly
DALLAS (June 15, 2015) – The national law firm of Baron & Budd is commemorating the 10th annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on ...more
San Jose is represented by environmental law firms Baron & Budd and Gomez Trial Attorneys
The City of San Jose today took an important step in preserving the vitality and health of the San Francisco Bay. ...more
Celebrations Planned in More Than 100 Countries
DALLAS (June 5, 2015) – The national law firm of Baron & Budd is commemorating World Environment Day, which will be observed in more than 100 countries worldwide on ...more
A Nationally Recognized Leader
Baron & Budd was selected to the National Law Journal’s “Plaintiffs’ Hot List” in 2002-2006, 2008 and 2011-2012 (published by American Lawyer Media).
The Legal 500 has selected Baron & Budd as a top law firm from 2007-2013 (Legalease, Ltd.).
Baron & Budd shareholder Russell Budd has been selected to The Best Lawyers in America 2014. Shareholder Scott Summy has been selected 2006-2014 (Woodward White, Inc.).
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