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How to Find a Good Asbestos Attorney?

Referrals are the most popular method of searching attorneys, more people nowadays using internet sources to find lawyers.

answered by Gregory A. Cade

There are multiple ways you can find a proficient asbestos lawyer, the most popular being referrals

People diagnosed with an asbestos exposure related illness will need to find a specialized attorney who is knowledgeable and experienced in the complex field of asbestos litigation. Hiring a reputable asbestos attorney is a tough and crucial task, too. Here are some ways you can increase your chances of getting compensated by working with the most appropriate attorney. A solid track record of success in handling asbestos-related litigation is an important checkpoint while searching an knowledgeable mesothelioma lawyer.

You may seek referrals to good attorneys from:

  • Friends/Coworkers/Acquaintances: Generally, friends and coworkers who have previously received legal services in asbestos litigation may be able to recommend a lawyer.
  • Other lawyers: Usually, lawyers will refer cases to each other and most lawyers will know about attorneys who can take up asbestos cases.
  • Local Bar Associations: Contact your state’s bar association as they will have lawyer referral services that carefully screen attorneys and list them according to their qualifications, legal specialty, and past experience.

The studies conducted by the American Bar Association (ABA) concluded that referrals are the most popular method of searching attorneys, more people nowadays using internet sources to find lawyers. People can find legal representation on reputable and informative websites that provide information regarding specific cases like asbestos-exposure related illnesses.

Are you or a family member diagnosed with mesothelioma, asbestosis or lung cancer? If you were exposed to asbestos in the workplace, we highly encourage you to take legal action. The lawyers at Environmental Litigation Group, P.C. have been representing asbestos victims since 1990. Whether you have decided to file for compensation or would only like to find out more about the process, feel free to contact us at 205.328.9200 and we will answer all your questions.

*The information presented should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship.

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