02/08/2011 07:44 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Napoli Bern Ripka LLP, NYC Law Firm That Handled World Trade Center Case, Eyes Natural Gas Drilling In Colorado

Residents of Garfield County neighborhoods impacted by natural gas drilling have been approached by a New York City firm that last year landed a $712.5 million settlement for workers injured in the World Trade Center cleanup.

A representative of Napoli Bern Ripka LLP will attend a meeting of potential plaintiffs Feb. 22 at the Glenwood Springs Community Center, according to an activist group fighting to mitigate drilling impacts. Also on hand will be attorneys from the Aspen law firm of Thomas Genshaft PC.

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