Have a Proven Lung Cancer Lawyer on Your Side: Weitz & Luxenberg's
Residents of the U.S. and Canada may get a free legal review by
completing the form on this page.
If your believe you lung cancer diagnosis is due to asbestos exposure, our
lawyers can help.
213,380 cases of lung cancer are diagnosed in the U.S. each
year--National Lung Cancer Partnership
4,800 people in the U.S. die each year from lung cancer caused by
asbestos--Environmental Working Group
“Asbestos workers who also smoke[d] have times the background risk of lung
cancer"--Dr. Philip Landrigan, Chair of the Department of Community and
Preventive Medicine at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
A lung cancer diagnosis due to asbestos
brings with it fear and uncertainty that an experienced lawyer can address.
Our lawyers have a long history of success in helping ease the financial
burden of those affected by asbestos. We can assist you and your family in
filing an asbestos lawsuit to obtain
compensation for medical bills and secure your family's financial
The asbestos lawyers of our firm received a jury verdict in May 2007 of $37
million for two smokers
with lung cancer who had been
exposed to asbestos. The defendant was Robert A. Keasbey Company, a former insulation contractor and
distributor of asbestos products.
The jury determined that the occupational exposures to asbestos of both men
were "substantial factors" in causing their lung cancers and rejected the
defense that the sole cause of their lung cancers was smoking.
Weitz & Luxenberg lawyers has won many such complex asbestos-related cases.
We are a leading plaintiffs' law firm that has represented people affected by
mesothelioma, lung cancer and asbestosis for over 20
Men and women diagnosed with illnesses caused by asbestos exposure or
secondary exposure from the clothes of a family member may be entitled to compensation from the companies
responsible for their disease.
If you would like a free consultation or more information about your legal
options, please complete the form on this page, and a representative of our law
firm will contact you as soon as possible.