$470 Million Settlement in Bhopal Gas Leak Disaster

1989

Represented the Government of India on behalf of the victims of the Bhopal Gas Leak Disaster, which claimed thousands of lives and injured hundreds of thousands of others in December 1984. The case against Union Carbide closed with a $470 million settlement. 
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