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Over 3,000 Americans are diagnosed with mesothelioma each year, according to the American Cancer Society. If you are a worker — or the family member of a worker — who has been diagnosed with mesothelioma or another asbestos-related disease, call Menges Law Firm today for a free consultation. The consequences of mesothelioma cancer can be financially devastating, and include physical pain, loss of income, and costly treatments that your health insurance doesn't cover. Hiring a mesothelioma lawyer can help get you the compensation you need. With decades of experience and over $30 million in settlements for mesothelioma victims, we can help.

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At Menges Law Firm, our legal teams have a long history of effectively advocating for maximum compensation for our clients. Contact us today to get started.

What is Mesothelioma?

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Mesothelioma is a cancer of the lining surrounding the lungs, stomach, and sometimes other organs. Mesothelioma is almost always caused by asbestos exposure. Asbestos is often found in insulation, packing, or other building materials. It is presumed to cause cancer because of its damaging effects on cells. Mesothelioma is a deadly and preventable disease that affects not only the victim but also has lasting and profound effects on the victim’s family. If you have received a mesothelioma diagnosis, work with your medical care team and contact an experienced mesothelioma attorney at Menges Law Firm.

What is Asbestos?

Asbestos is a group of six naturally occurring minerals made up of heat-resistant fibers. Asbestos was used in thousands of U.S. consumer products before its dangers were known. Asbestos can cause:

Asbestos has been used in:

  • insulation
  • fireproofing materials
  • and brake pads.

Asbestos exposure can occur when these products are disturbed or damaged, releasing fibers into the air. These fibers can be inhaled or ingested, and they can cause a variety of health problems, including mesothelioma and lung cancer.

Results of Asbestos Exposure Are Devastating

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), from 1999-2005 an average of 3,000 people died annually of mesothelioma, with 1,500 deaths annually attributed to asbestosis. Estimates indicate that there could be up to 8,000 annual asbestos-related lung cancer deaths.

Mesothelioma Claims: Your Legal Options

Filing a mesothelioma claim can be complex, so working with an experienced attorney is essential. Mesothelioma claims lawyers with a wealth of experience will be in a better position to help people get the compensation deserved all while helping them through the legal process.

If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you can file legal claims against those companies. Filing a mesothelioma claim and dealing with the asbestos trust funds can be complex, and working with an experienced attorney through the legal process is essential. A mesothelioma lawyer with a wealth of experience will be better positioned to help people get the compensation they deserve.

How Much Does a Personal Injury Lawyer Cost?

We work on a contingency fee basis for any personal injury lawsuit. A contingency fee is when we don’t get paid unless you get paid. We cover all the case expenses and only collect to cover those costs when we win a settlement for you. Victims of asbestos exposure or a wrongful death lawsuit will not have to put any money down to hire a lawyer. Contingency fee ensures we work hard for your case, and you don’t have even more out-of-pocket expenses. We offer contingency fees for other areas of practice, such as:

How is Mesothelioma Diagnosed?

Mesothelioma is typically diagnosed by pathologists (physicians who specialize in analyzing tissue samples) using a microscope. The microscope may show pleural plaques, which are areas of scar tissue inside the lining of the lungs, or it can reveal tumors surrounding the lining of the chest and heart. If you or a loved one has received a mesothelioma diagnosis, know you are not alone and you have options. Contact us today.

Why You Need a Mesothelioma Lawyer

Mesothelioma lawyer assistance can be helpful for many reasons. First, mesothelioma attorney assistance can help you with your case and advise you every step of the way. That is why you should employ mesothelioma attorney assistance. An asbestos lawyer behind these services are experienced, professional, and understand the law.

You Will Receive A Higher Compensation

You will be able to receive compensation for damages and expenses, so you won't have to pay for expensive treatment and medication. If you were exposed to asbestos from a job, a mesothelioma attorney could help you get a higher financial compensation.

There's a Statute of Limitations

Most jurisdictions have a statute of limitation of two years after diagnosis of an asbestos-related illness like mesothelioma. An asbestos attorney will make sure your asbestos claims are filed and in process before that two years is up.

Your Medical Bills Will Be Covered

If you were exposed to asbestos, you must receive medical treatment as soon as possible. These treatments are costly and the bills will pile up.Hiring ex experienced mesothelioma lawyer will ensure you get financial compensation.

Contact Menges Law Firm for an Experienced Asbestos Attorney

We understand what you are going through and will support you throughout the process. We are accessible and will answer any questions about the disease, your medical care, and your legal journey. We are committed to getting you the help and compensation you and your family deserve. by filing a mesothelioma lawsuit.

For all our personal injury claims, we prepare for trial in all cases; however, many cases settle out of court. At Menges Law Firm, we ensure that companies quickly and accurately follow through on providing compensation. Our attorneys take care of the paperwork, cut through the red tape and get you the compensation you deserve, so you and your family can focus on other matters.

Mesothelioma is not only a deadly disease but also 100 percent preventable. Companies were well-aware of the risks they were posing to their employees and to the public and did not spend the necessary time and money to protect their workers. At Menges Law Firm, we cut through corporate greed to protect workers and go after the companies that knew they were putting their workers at risk, yet used asbestos anyway. These asbestos companies should be held accountable.

A Mesothelioma Firm That Fights For You

Menges Law Firm will handle every aspect of your lawsuit and its details and particulars. We will ensure you understand what is happening during every process step. We work diligently to ensure that workers exposed to asbestos are fully represented and get their compensation as quickly as possible. Contact an asbestos lawyer today to get the compensation you deserve.

Schedule Your Free First Meeting Now

Call Menges Law Firm at 618-767-5528 today to speak with our legal teams who understand your situation and has worked on hundreds of mesothelioma cases. You can also fill out our online contact form and an attorney will contact you within 24 hours. We offer free initial consultations and will come to you if you cannot travel due to your condition.

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“Carson was as interested in my case as I was. That is the best expectation that I could ever have of a professional who is working for a positive result for all involved—his client, his firm and himself. 100% satisfaction is rarely achieved in my world, and he easily reached that goal.”

Paul — Former Client

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