To prove asbestos exposure, you must trace the date and locations in which a person was at risk. Repeated or long-term exposure to asbestos directly influences the occurrence of mesothelioma. If liability is found it’s not uncommon for mesothelioma settlements to exceed one million dollars. A prolonged incubation period can complicate pinpointing the exact exposure in a court of law. You will need undeniable evidence that can withstand the defendant's legal team. The longer you wait, the lower your chances are of proving liability. Warshafsky has an on-staff doctor who is also a lawyer to help you recover damages. No fee until you are compensated.
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Mesothelioma trust fund
There are several mesothelioma cancer trust funds that payout large settlements to asbestos victims. Mesothelioma damage payments generally cover lost wages, travel expenses for treatment, medical expenses, physical and mental anguish, and funeral expenses. With no fees until you win, and an approach wholly dedicated to the client's bottom line, trust the Milwaukee and Madison personal injury lawyers at Warshafsky Law to get you the maximum judgment making those who victimized you and your family pay.
Warshafsky Law is the premier Milwaukee and Madison area mesothelioma attorney. Other personal injury law firms rely on high case volume and quick settlements, treating you as a case number and rushing you through the litigation process. To us, success means getting you the highest financial compensation for your injuries. When you or your loved one is affected by mesothelioma you need an attorney who will fight to obtain the maximum settlement. Warshafsky is unequaled in our ability to see a case through to completion. There is never any risk on your part, we advance all legal costs and only charge if we win. Preparing your case to go to court from the beginning is the only way to ensure maximum payment through settlement or trial.
No-win-no-fee mesothelioma lawyers
Mesothelioma victims can quickly incur incredible debts due to diseases. Treatments for cancer are expensive. Even with medical insurance, the out-of-pocket and upfront costs will add up fast. Other expenses will include pain and suffering, loss of income and possible travel costs for treatment centers. This often fatal cancer strikes quickly, often yielding a life expectancy between 8-18 months. Despite asbestos being banned in the late 1970s, cases of mesothelioma continue to escalate. This rise can be attributed to the often long period of time between exposure and the onset of symptoms. The prolonged incubation period of mesothelioma often complicates pinpointing the exact exposure source.
Common defendants in mesothelioma litigation are mills and the military. Our Milwaukee mesothelioma attorneys have extensive experience handling complex asbestos liability cases, including those involving many claimants and multiple defendants. Consult with a Warshafsky litigation lawyer to understand the full extent of your claims. Our law firm offers free case evaluations. There is no obligation to retain us for your case. If you do decide to hire us, Warshafsky Law does not collect any payment or dues until after your case is settled in court or a fair settlement is reached.
Wisconsin State Legislature: Injury to the person. Wisconsin Statute § 893.54 (2024). Asbestos successor corporation; limitation on liability. Wisconsin statute § 895.61. Pleadings, discovery, and damages in certain personal injury actions. Wisconsin Statute § 802.025.
Milwaukee Personal Injury Lawsuits Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need a mesothelioma lawyer?
Yes, millions of dollars may be at stake in a mesothelioma case. Companies will aggressively try to prove your claims false. Hire an experienced trial attorney to ensure you get the compensation you or your loved one deserve.
Who do I sue for mesothelioma?
Mesothelioma lawsuits are most often filed against the companies that produced the asbestos materials that caused your illness.
Can veterans with mesothelioma sue the military?
While you may have contracted mesothelioma when serving in the military, mesothelioma lawsuits are usually filed against the companies that produced the materials causing your illness. You may also be eligible for benefits through the Department of Veteran Affairs.
What is an asbestos or mesothelioma trust fund?
After victims began filing lawsuits against asbestos-industry companies, they sought bankruptcy protection to ensure their company's survival. In exchange, the government required those companies to establish trust funds to compensate current and future victims of asbestos exposure.
Does mesothelioma make me or my loved one eligible for disability or workers compensation benefits?
Mesothelioma victims can apply for expedited Social Security disability benefits. You may also be eligible for workers compensation benefits, but this varies by state. Our team of experienced lawyers will help you with your claims to ensure you get the compensation you deserve.