Thomas Vandenburg named Partner in Los Angeles office
Nationally celebrated for his success in the courtroom, Thomas Vandenburg is the newest partner to join WSHB. In his 24 years of environmental and toxic tort practice, Vandenburg has handled cases throughout California and in nearby states, including Arizona, Nevada and Colorado, scoring numerous successes for his clients.
“Tom Vandenburg has handled all types of environmental and toxic tort claims, from legacy pollution claims to claims of personal injuries from exposure to toxic substances,” said Dan Berman, Founding Partner and Firm Chairman at WSHB. “Tom will be a valuable resource to our environmental group, as he enjoys a national reputation for his innovative solutions and consistent results.”
Vandenburg has been lead attorney for many high profile clients, successfully securing environmental and toxic tort solutions for those clients. These include a major university system, numerous public entities, and large agricultural and manufacturing companies. He recently secured a $3.59 million judgment for an industrial heating giant. His litigation experience also includes the successful defense of multiple actions for an international automotive manufacturer and the defense of numerous asbestos personal injury claims.
“To be part of the WSHB team is an incredible honor,” said Vandenburg. “I am thrilled to bring my expertise to one of the leading law firms in the country, and I am pleased to be working with such a talented and collaborative team.”