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The water was poison.

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25,000+ Clients

including active military, veterans, firefighters, police, and EMS

$3 Billion+ Recovered

for victims & their families

Helping Thousands

get free lifetime health care

Lawsuit Deadline Alert

When the PACT Act was signed into law on August 10, 2022, it started the clock ticking on victims’ window to file lawsuits under the Camp Lejeune Justice Act (CLJA). This means that veterans and individuals who were exposed to toxic chemicals at Camp Lejeune have until August 10, 2024 to file their lawsuits to receive compensation.

More than 1 million military and civilians were exposed to toxic water.

Anyone who worked, visited, or was stationed at Camp Lejeune for a 30 day period between 1953 and 1987 was likely exposed to dangerous cancer-causing chemicals in the drinking water.

Toxic water & YOur Health

Over 15 cancers & health conditions linked to Camp Lejeune water.

The Department of Veteran’s Affairs has linked at least 15 deadly cancers and other health conditions to the base’s contaminated water supply. If you have any of the following conditions, you may be eligible for medical benefits and substantial compensation:

  • Aplastic anemia
  • Bladder cancer
  • Brain cancer
  • Breast cancer (including male)
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Female infertility
  • Hepatic steatosis (fatty liver disease)
  • Hypersensitivity skin disorder
  • Kidney cancer
  • Kidney disease (end-stage renal disease)
  • Leukemia
  • Liver cirrhosis
  • Lung cancer
  • Miscarriage
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic syndromes
  • Neurobehavioral effects
  • Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma
  • Non-cardiac birth defects (eye, oral clefts, etc.)
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Prostate cancer
  • Rectal cancer
  • Renal toxicity
  • Soft Tissue cancer
  • Systemic sclerosis/scleroderma

Veterans & families

See if you’re eligible at no cost to you or your family

If you or a family member worked or lived at Camp Lejeune and have any of the medical conditions listed on this page, it’s worth it to reach out and have an attorney review your case for free. You may be eligible for free medical care and substantial compensation.

Carcinogenic chemicals

What was in the water?

The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) has been investigating the chemicals and substances found in the drinking water at Camp Lejeune since the 1980s. They have found that 3 water treatment plants supplied drinking water contaminated with cancer-causing volatile organic compounds (VOCs) to the base over the course of 30 years.

Contaminants include:

  • Trichloroethylene (TCE)
  • Perchloroethylene (PCE)
  • Benzene
  • Vinyl chloride
  • Other compounds

Congress did the right thing. Finally, our former vets can get the justice they deserve. Take the first step. Learn what rights you are entitled to!

Michael Barasch
Managing Partner, Barasch & McGarry

I urge you to access what you are entitled to. You won’t be taking money from others. Protect yourself. Protect your family.

John Feal
Ret. Army Veteran – CEO, FealGood Foundation

Barasch & McGarry

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