Jules Zacher Law Office

Representing Victims of Legionnaires' Disease

Jules Zacher has Litigated / Negotiated settlements for over 50 cases for clients who have contracted Legionnaire disease.


Jules Zacher

Jules Zacher is an Attorney Representing Victims of Legionnaires’ disease nationally. 

This Site contains news, and information on Legionnaires’ disease, from both a general and legal perspective

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 What is Legionnaires’ disease?     Legionnaires’ disease is a bacterial illness that is often acquired through inhalation of contaminated water and can cause symptoms of pneumonia.  Find out more. Do you have a case?    Jules Zacher has had success helping his clients pursue lawsuits.  Learn more about Litigation What’s new in the world of Legionella?     Visit the blog to stay current on scientific and legal news related to Legionnaires’ disease and opinions on the subject.


Where and How you can acquire
Legionnaires disease?

Travel -Associated

The most common is travel-associated Legionnaire’s disease.  Sources of this type of Legionnaire’s disease have included the water systems of hotels, cruise ships, as well as whirlpool spas and hot tubs.

Community Acquired

Community acquired Legionnaire’s disease is acquired in the general community. A cooling tower could be the source of this type of the disease.


Hospital -Associated

This type of Legionnaire’s disease is hospital acquired and has been given the name Nosocomial. Again it is the water supply that is usually the culprit in an outbreak at hospital. 

Legionnaires Disease News

  • New York Health Department is Investigating an Outbreak of Legionnaires disease. READ MORE…
  • Over 80 sick after being exposed to Legionella at Duke basketball camp. READ MORE…
  • New Jersey Department of Health is investigating a potential outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in Essex County, NJ. READ MORE…
  • Find information about cases we have acquired that could relate to the Union County Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak. READ MORE…
  • Pennsylvania Senate Democrats Hold Policy Hearing on Legionella Prevention. READ MORE…
  •  A lawsuit recently filed by Jules Zacher, Esq. could provide some answers regarding the instances of sporadic Legionnaires disease cases. READ MORE…
  • More information on the current Legionnaires Disease Outbreak in Union County, NJ. Could cooling towers be a possible source? READ MORE…
  • Legionnaires Disease Outbreak reported  in Union County, NJ with 14 individuals confirmed and one person has died as a result.  READ MORE… 

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Jules Zacher was last modified: August 25th, 2021 by zacherlaw