Camp Lejeune Cancer Lawsuits

Camp Lejeune Cancer Lawsuits

Ventura Law is dedicated to representing those who lived and worked at Camp Lejeune while courageously serving our country. We recognize the severe impact water contamination had on the health and well-being of those military personnel, civilian workers and their families. Our team is committed to guiding Camp Lejeune victims through the legal process to secure the justice and compensation they deserve.

What Caused Water Contamination at Camp Lejeune?

From the 1950s through the 1980s, Camp Lejeune’s water sources were contaminated with harmful volatile organic compounds (VOCs), including perchloroethylene (PCE), trichloroethylene (TCE), benzene, and vinyl chloride, primarily due to industrial spills, underground storage tank leakage, and improper waste disposal practices​​.

What Illnesses Are Associated with Camp Lejeune Water Contamination?

Exposure to contaminated water at Camp Lejeune has been linked to a wide array of serious health conditions, including, but not limited to:

  • Bladder cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Hepatic steatosis
  • Kidney cancer
  • Adult Leukemia
  • Lung cancer
  • Miscarriage
  • Female infertility
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Renal toxicity
  • Scleroderma
  • Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma
  • Myelodysplastic syndromes
  • Neurobehavioral effects

Did You Develop an Illness from Camp Lejeune?

If you lived or worked at Camp Lejeune between August 1953 and December 1987, and developed health issues you believe may be related to water contamination, you may be eligible for compensation.

Who Can File a Claim?

Military personnel, civilians and family members exposed to contaminated water at Camp Lejeune for at least 30 days during the specified period and have since developed a qualifying medical condition are eligible to file a claim​​. Ventura Law can assist in evaluating your case and advising on the best course of action​​.

What Should I Do If I Have Been Affected by Camp Lejeune?

If you suspect your illness is linked to the water contamination at Camp Lejeune:
  • Consult with a healthcare provider for a medical evaluation.
  • Gather all documentation relevant to your presence at Camp Lejeune.
  • Gather all relevant medical records regarding the health consequences of your time at Camp Lejeune.
  • Contact Ventura Law for a consultation.

How Ventura Law Can Help

The Ventura Law team specializes in mass tort and environmental litigation and has the expertise to navigate the complexities of federal and state laws concerning Camp Lejeune water contamination claims. Our services include:
  • Thorough case assessment and evidence gathering.
  • Legal representation tailored to your unique case ensuring your rights are vigorously defended.
  • Contingency-based representation, meaning we only get paid if you receive compensation.

Contact Ventura Law for a Camp Lejeune Consultation