More than 32,000 businesses and individuals have filed claims under the terms of a multidistrict lawsuit settlement against BP stemming from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Yet some who likely qualify for compensation have not filed, according to the Alabama attorney general and the court-appointed administrator of the settlement fund. The Mobile, Alabama, attorneys at Long & Long are dedicated to helping Gulf Coast property owners and business owners affected by the oil spill file successful claims under the terms of last year’s settlement. Please call us today at 251-432-2277 for your free oil spill claim consultation. Our lawyers are currently evaluating oil spill cases related to:
We may also be able to help you if you participated in BP’s Vessels of Opportunity (VOO) program but were not compensated for your work. So far, the court-administered settlement fund has processed about 9,600 eligible claims from Alabama totaling approximately $573 million. Some 172,000 total claims have been filed in Alabama, Mississippi, Florida, Louisiana and Texas and about $3.5 billion has been paid so far. Our knowledgeable oil spill attorneys can help you determine if you’re eligible to file a claim under the terms of the settlement. Please contact Long & Long today for your free consultation if you experienced business revenue loss or suffered diminution of property value after the oil spill.