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Humphrey, Farrington & McClain, P.C., has extensive experience representing clients in toxic tort and chemical contamination litigation. Since 1984, the trial lawyers at Humphrey, Farrington & McClain, P.C., have represented thousands of injured people suffering from asbestos diseases such as asbestosis, lung cancer, and mesothelioma. The firm has also pursued claims brought by owners of buildings contaminated by asbestos fibers. Experience gained in handling claims of asbestos injury has led our firm to represent victims of many other occupational and environmentally related injuries, including Popcorn Lung.

Some of our most successful cases include:

Wayne Watson v. Gilster-Mary Lee Corporation, Kroger Co and Dillon Companies

2012
$7.2 million
Diacetyl Personal Injury - Popcorn
Ronald Kuiper v. Givaudan Flavors

2009
$7.5 million
Diacetyl Personal Injury - Popcorn

Richard Brand v. Bush, Boake, Allen and International Flavors and Fragrances, Inc.

2005

$15 million

Diacetyl Personal Injury - Popcorn

Kenneth Moenning v. Bush, Boake, Allen and International Flavors and Fragrances, Inc.

2005

$2.7 million

Diacetyl Personal Injury - Popcorn

Stephen McNeely v. Bush, Boake, Allen and International Flavors and Fragrances, Inc.

2005

$15 million

Diacetyl Personal Injury - Popcorn

Eric Peoples, et al. v. Bush Boake Allen, et al.

2004

$20 million

Diacetyl Personal Injury - Popcorn

As the leader in popcorn lung litigation, Kenneth McClain has appeared on MSNBC, CNN, CBS, and NPR to discuss the devastating effects of this condition, how it originated, and how litigation will help get justice for the victims and their families.

If you or your loved one is suffering from popcorn lung, do not trust your life and the futures of your loved ones to the inexperienced. CONTACT US AT ONCE. We are working with over 100 families to secure the financial compensation they need to recover, receive transplants, and replace lost income. Our $20 million verdict for Mr. Peoples is just the beginning in what is already a 3-year commitment by our firm to get compensation for the victims and their families.


An Independence, Missouri, law firm focusing on helping families across the United States whose loved ones are afflicted by popcorn lung disease.