The aviation negligence lawyers at Rapoport Weisberg & Sims P.C. have been retained by an airplane passenger, who was injured when Continental Airlines Flight 1404 crashed following takeoff from Denver International Airport in Colorado on December 20, 2008. Continental Flight 1404, a Boeing 737-500 (N18611), came to rest in a ravine and burst into flames, with the airplane’s entire right side engulfed.
In its continuing investigation of the Continental Airlines 737 airplane crash at Denver International Airport, the National Transportation Safety Board has issued an advisory about the developed factual information to date. To view the NTSB advisory about the Continental Flight 1404 airplane crash, visit the NTSB website using the link provided at the top of this page. At Rapoport Weisberg & Sims P.C. the firm’s aviation litigation attorneys have represented aircraft disaster victims and their families in legal venues across the country. Our aviation negligence lawyers’ experience spans a broad range of commercial, corporate and recreational aircraft incidents, including those associated with aviation negligence. Our attorneys’ understanding of aviation safety regulations, operation, maintenance, procedure, structure and design facilitates our ability to effectively represent our clients. The firm’s aviation team includes a former Deputy Director of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and a licensed private pilot. David E. Rapoport was the lead trial attorney in both of the last two contested commercial air disaster liability trials against airlines in the United States. In both cases, the jury ruled against the airline. Mr. Rapoport has been selected as a Leading Lawyer in Aviation Law by the Law Bulletin Leading Lawyers Network.
Rapoport Weisberg & Sims P.C. is a personal injury law firm based in Chicago, Illinois. The personal injury attorneys at Rapoport Weisberg & Sims P.C. have achieved multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements for individuals with lawsuits arising from medical malpractice, product liability, semitruck and motor vehicle accident, workplace injuries and construction accident in Illinois and Wisconsin. Rapoport Weisberg & Sims P.C.’s premier aviation negligence lawyers represent victims of commercial and general aviation disasters nationwide.