Bed Bug Infestation Lawsuit Against Landlord Results in a $ 94,000 Legal Settlement

After a landlord of a multi-dwelling apartment building failed to timely accept responsibility for addressing a known bed bug problem in the building, the Mold Lawyers brought suit on behalf of one of the tenants who was exposed to the flesh biting bed bugs.  The tenant repeatedly complained to the building's property manager who initially declined to treat the bed bugs even though such treatment was the landlord's legal responsibility under the lease.  Our client was bitten on a nightly basis while she slept in her own bed.  The bed bug bites that she suffered resulted in permanent scarring of her skin.  After early attempts to resolve this matter with the Landlord's insurance company resulted in only a nominal [...]