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  • 9/11 Injuries

    Firefighter-Turned-Advocate Fights for 9/11 Community

    By Michael Barasch

    In the years since 9/11, the attorneys at Barasch & McGarry have been privileged to represent thousands of first responders, survivors, and families whose lives were forever altered on that day. Fighting for health care and compensation for the 9/11 community has become our mission. But we are not doing it alone. Our team is […]

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  • Sonstein Sunday - Continuing Our Efforts in Washington, D.C.

    Victim Compensation Fund

    Sonstein Sunday – Continuing Our Efforts in Washington, D.C.

    By Michael Barasch

    Retired FDNY Deputy Chief Rich Alles and Mike Barasch were interviewed on Q104.3 by Shelli Sonstein on Sunday. We discussed our efforts and strategy to extend the VCF. We are going back down to D.C. at the end of the month, and then again in June. We will continue these trips until Congress does the […]

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  • Jon Stewart, well-known 9/11 advocate John Feal, and Ret. FDNY Deputy Chief and Director of 9/11 Outreach at Barasch & McGarry Richard Alles this morning on the TODAY Show

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    Jon Stewart Joins 9/11 Advocates to Urge Extension of the VCF

    By Michael Barasch

    On September 5, Jon Stewart was joined on the TODAY Show by Barasch & McGarry’s Director of Outreach, Ret. FDNY Deputy Chief Richard Alles and well-known 9/11 advocate John Feal. They discussed the importance of registering with the World Trade Center Health Program and warned about the soon-to-expire Victim Compensation Fund (VCF). They also appeared […]

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  • WTC Health Program

    Michael Barasch Joined Jon Stewart at 9/11 Event at WTC Museum

    By Michael Barasch

    Mike Barasch joined comedian and 9/11 activist Jon Stewart, as well as Rich Alles of “9/11 Health Watch” and John Feal of the “Feal Good Foundation” on Sunday, December 18th at the WTC Museum.  Stewart hosted a Live Facebook event to bring awareness to the WTC Health Program which provides free medical monitoring and treatment –not […]

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    Michael Barasch Interviewed on LaborPress “Blue Collar Buzz”

    By Michael Barasch

    Attorney Michael Barasch, Managing Partner of the law firm Barasch & McGarry, and Richard Alles, former legislative director for the Uniformed Fire Officers Association, report that the last three years have seen a three-fold increase in 9/11-linked cancers. The October 25, 2016 Edition of the Labor Press’ “Blue Collar Buzz” radio show highlighted their ongoing […]

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    If you were in Lower Manhattan on 9/11 or in the 8 months that followed, you may be eligible for compensation through the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund. Call us at 888-351-9421 or contact us online for a free case evaluation.

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