LOS ANGELES, CA (February 13, 2008) – Baron & Budd attorney Eric Brown spoke today on the topic of educational success in high school and preparation for college to a group of about 80 6th, 7th, and 8th graders at Audobon Middle School in South Los Angeles. Mr. Brown and other members of the Langston Bar Association provided the presentation as part of a youth outreach program sponsored by the group, through which African American attorneys speak to and interact with children and otherwise serve as positive role models for young people.
Mr. Brown is an associate with the firm’s California office, representing victims of asbestos-related mesothelioma.
About Baron & Budd, P.C.
Since 1977, the law firm of Baron & Budd, P.C. has championed the rights of people and communities harmed by corporate misconduct. With over 50 attorneys and offices in Texas, California, and Louisiana, Baron & Budd enjoys a national reputation as a leader of the plaintiffs’ bar. The firm represents individuals with mesothelioma and other diseases caused by asbestos and other toxic substances and pharmaceuticals. The firm also represents water authorities seeking clean-up costs for drinking water contamination; municipalities and securities investors defrauded by corporate wrongdoing; and consumers.