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What is a mesothelioma lawsuit?
A mesothelioma lawsuit is a civil action brought [filed] in a court of law in which a plaintiff, a person who suffers from mesothelioma cancer, or representatives of someone who died of mesothelioma, as a result of a defendant’s [usually multiple companies, including asbestos manufactures, distributors, contractors, etc.] actions, seeks compensation for injuries and/or losses the plaintiff sustained.
How can a mesothelioma lawsuit help me?
Filing a mesothelioma lawsuit can help you obtain substantial financial assistance to pay for the high cost of medical care associated with mesothelioma cancer. Additionally, the money from a successful lawsuit can provide support for your loved ones. Utilizing the court system is the only way to receive compensation and hold the asbestos industry accountable for the devastating harm it caused.
Can I afford to file a mesothelioma lawsuit?
Yes, asbestos lawyers at Weitz & Luxenberg accept mesothelioma cases on a no-win-no-fee basis. This means that if our attorneys fail to win a verdict or settlement in your mesothelioma lawsuit, you will not be responsible for any fees or costs associated with the filing or handling of the case. If our lawyers win a settlement or verdict for you, the expenses of the lawsuit will be deducted from the amount recovered. A fraction of the amount that is left will be deducted as legal fees. The remainder will be provided to you as compensation.
How much can I expect to receive from my lawsuit?
The amount of money that you will receive depends on many factors concerning your specific case. Contacting our mesothelioma attorneys to discuss your case will give you a better idea of the value of your legal claim. You can request a free consultation with one of our experienced asbestos lawyers by completing a contact form on this page.
Can Weitz & Luxenberg mesothelioma lawyers help me?
If you or your loved one have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, or if your loved one died of mesothelioma, and you live in the U.S. or certain regions of Canada, our mesothelioma lawyers will review your case for free. To contact a lawyer at Weitz & Luxenberg, please complete a contact form on this page, and someone will get back to you shortly.
How much time do I have to file a mesothelioma lawsuit?
The law places strict time limits for filing lawsuits. Whether it is you who has been diagnosed with mesothelioma or your loved one who has been diagnosed with or died from mesothelioma, the best course of action is to explore your legal options immediately. Delaying the act of filing a mesothelioma lawsuit can cause you to lose the opportunity to secure any financial compensation. Contact Weitz & Luxenberg now by completing a web form on this page and receive a free case evaluation by one of our experienced mesothelioma attorneys.
How long will the legal process take?
The time it takes for you to receive a verdict or settlement depends on the time it takes to determine your work history, the legal actions taken by the asbestos company being sued, whether your case gets settled or goes to trial and other factors. Generally, a case that is settled takes less time than a case that goes to trial. The best way to find out how long your lawsuit will last is to contact one of our experienced asbestos lawyers by completing a form on this page.
What if I don’t remember how I was exposed to asbestos?
Our attorneys know that mesothelioma appears decades after asbestos exposure. It is understandable for you to be unable to remember how or where you were exposed to asbestos. That is precisely why you should choose the experienced mesothelioma attorneys of Weitz & Luxenberg to file your mesothelioma lawsuit. Our lawyers have filed and successfully concluded thousands of lawsuits and have information on many asbestos manufacturers. Our lawyers can determine how you were exposed to asbestos after investigating your work history and where you lived.
Why should I choose your law firm to handle mesothelioma lawsuit?
Weitz & Luxenberg lawyers have been specializing in mesothelioma cases since 1986, winning millions of dollars for thousands of mesothelioma patients. The firm has been recognized nationally for the number of mesothelioma lawsuits handled and for the financial recovery obtained for its clients. Unlike many lawyers who advertise themselves as mesothelioma lawyers but simply refer mesothelioma cases to other attorneys, our law firm handles mesothelioma cases from beginning to end.
Weitz & Luxenberg represents mesothelioma clients nationwide. For a free case review from a top asbestos lawyer, simply complete a contact form on this page or call 1-800-476-6070.