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Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act Lawyers — Calcagno & Associates


The qualified representatives from Calcagno & Associates are dedicated to the pursuit of justice for 9/11 victims and their families who have suffered serious injuries or a life-threatening illness as a result of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001. With over 30 years of legal experience representing clients in countless personal injury claims, we have gained the reputation as a reputable firm with the knowledge and expertise it takes to secure the most favorable outcome for even the most challenging cases. For this reason, we are now accepting Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (also known as JASTA) cases for 9/11 victims who wish to take legal action against the government of Saudi Arabia in pursuit of monetary compensation for their injuries sustained during the 9/11 attacks. These cases can prove to be particularly challenging due to the sensitive nature and pursuit of damages from a party outside of the US, but our clients can rest assured that when you hire our firm, you hire a team of highly skilled professionals that will not rest until justice has been served.

Attorney Andrew Calcagno has dedicated countless hours after the the 9/11 attacks with pro bono legal help, and was recognized in the book “Thousands of Heroes” – a literary work dedicated to the countless men and women who came to the assistance of 9/11 victims in a heroic effort to put the pieces of our nation back together following the devastation on September 11th, 2001 – detailing The Trial Lawyers Care Pro Bono Project which provided legal representation for victims before the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001. If you or a loved one have been injured or suffer from an illness due to the 9/11 terrorist attacks, please contact Andrew Calcagno to discuss what is now available to the victims of this heinous act.

What Is JASTA?

The Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) is a law passed by the United States Congress that narrows the scope of the legal doctrine of foreign sovereign immunity. In other words, it amends other acts already in place in regards to civil claims against a foreign state for injuries, death, or damages from an act of international terrorism. The initial intention of the legislation was to allow the continuation of a longstanding civil lawsuit brought by families of victims of the September 11 attacks against Saudi Arabia for its government’s alleged role in the attacks, though the law does not mention Saudi Arabia by name.

So, just to clarify, this legislation now gives the families of victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks the right to sue in the U.S. for any role that the government of Saudi Arabia may have played in the attacks. The families of those killed by the 9/11 terrorist attacks deserve to seek justice against the sponsors of the terrorists in U.S. courts, and now they have been given the legal right and the platform to do so.

Contact Experienced JASTA Lawyers at Calcagno & Associates Today

Andrew Calcagno and his team believe that it just as important to help clients hold guilty parties responsible for their actions as it is to receive financial compensation for damages and losses sustained. We have over 30 years of legal experience helping victims to recover compensation for their injuries or serious illnesses caused by the recklessness, wrongdoing or heinous acts of another. So contact us today to speak directly with a qualified attorney from our firm regarding your legal options and your right to sue Saudi Arabia for sponsoring the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Remember, these legal pursuits are time sensitive, so act quickly in order to collect the compensation you deserve for your 9/11-related injuries and to receive fair reimbursement for the serious losses you have suffered since September 11th, 2001.

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