Center for Public Health Litigation

Key Issues 


   Meet our legal team

The Center for Public Health Litigation, a project of the Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI) at Northeastern University School of Law School, uses litigation to help those affected by public health problems.

Specifically, we:

The goal of the Center is to use litigation to help shape public policy through law, specifically in the areas of tobacco control and child health.  The proceeds from our cases go to victims and into our future work.

Have you had an experience that touches on one of our ongoing litigation areas?  Have you been harmed by smoking or by false claims about the safety or effectiveness of health care products? Do you feel that your experience can help shape public policy laws regarding tobacco control, health care or food? If so, please contact us to share your experience.