Block Law Firm continues to assist businesses and individuals throughout the Gulf South recover from the BP-Deepwater Horizon oil spill by actively pursuing claims in the Deepwater Horizon Economic Settlement. Since the inception of the program in June 2012, Block Law Firm has recovered awards totaling over $22.5 million for eligible claimants.
The Settlement Program has received more than 382,000 claims from across the Gulf Coast, including 117,000 from Louisiana. As of December 31, 2015, 116,000 Gulf Coast businesses, individuals, and landowners have been awarded more than $7.3 billion. The total amount of the Settlement is projected to be $10 billion.