Established in 1972, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein practices in the areas of aviation, antitrust, consumer, employment and personal injury law. It handles matters related to toxic tort, product defects, wrongful death, and securities and investment fraud. Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein litigates claims on behalf of employees in interference cases under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act. The firm also defends the estates of Holocaust victims, survivors and family members in cases against European banks, corporations and insurance companies. It sponsors the Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarship Program and supports the National Asociation for Public Interest Law fellowship program. Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein employs more than 50 attorneys and maintains a location in New York City.