$1,725,936 Verdict Lead Paint Poisoning

    The plaintiff who was lead-poisoned as a child while living in a home that the landlord knew to contain lead-based paint throughout the property.  But the landlord neglected to make repairs to stop the chipping and peeling lead-based paint. The plaintiff struggled academically, and his cognitive difficulties prevented him from reaching his full potential.  The jury awarded the plaintiff $1,725,936 to compensate him for the economic impact his lead exposure caused.