A Closer Look at the Opioid Crisis

A Closer Look at the Opioid Crisis | Pintas & Mullins Law Firm

We are all aware of the opioid crisis gripping the nation, and most of us have unfortunately been affected by it in some way, shape, or form. The entire country is now facing an extreme emergency, as countless people are victims of opioid addiction and overdose each year. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as well as the National Institute on Drug Abuse, 90 Americans die each day as a result of opioid use.

The United States Government is taking steps in an effort to reduce the impact of the opioid crisis. As someone who was prescribed an opioid by a doctor, you have the right to pursue a lawsuit against the drug manufacturer who marketed and sold the drug to your medical provider. Our legal team of Pintas & Mullins Law Firm will tirelessly advocate on your behalf, as we are relentless in our pursuit of justice against large corporations who cause irreversible harm to innumerable innocents across the United States.

Common kinds of opioids related to the opioid epidemic include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Heroin
  • Fentanyl
  • Codeine
  • Morphine
  • Hydrocodone
  • Oxycodone


Seeking a Chicago personal injury lawyer who won’t’ give up on you or your case, regardless of how much or how long it takes? If so, our legal team of Pintas & Mullins Law Firm wants to step in and help. We are understanding of your situation because we want to do everything possible to fight for your rights. If you are suffering from an opioid addiction and want to hold the pharmaceutical company or distributer responsible, enlist in our counsel, care, and representation today.

Schedule an initial consultation with a member of our firm by calling (800) 794-0444.