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If you were harmed by exposure to toxic substances, an environmental law firm can help you recover financial compensation for your injury by providing quality legal assistance and representation.

answered by Gary Anderson

Not any law firm can successfully handle asbestos and toxic tort cases

Although there are plenty of lawyers willing to handle toxic tort and asbestos cases, very few can actually achieve satisfactory results for their clients. These types of personal injury cases are extremely complex and require tremendous attention to detail, responsibility, knowledge and experience. Therefore, it is perhaps not surprising that asbestos and toxic exposure victims rarely obtain proper financial compensation without the guidance of an attorney specialized in these areas of practice. Benefiting from the assistance of a highly experienced lawyer throughout such a challenging and demanding legal process is invaluable.

There are not many law firms which focus exclusively on one area of practice. However, Environmental Litigation Group P.C. only handles toxic tort and asbestos cases, including complex community exposure cases. We have been striving to help toxic exposure victims since 1990, when our law firm was founded. Over the course of the past 26 years, our exceptional attorneys have recovered over $1.4 billion for thousands of clients, the majority of whom asbestos victims. If you were exposed to asbestos in the workplace or to other hazardous substances, we can provide you with the following services:

  • Legal assistance during the process of filing an asbestos claim. After you share your work history and diagnosis with us, our attorneys will promptly evaluate your situation and determine whether you are eligible for financial compensation. If your case meets all the requirements, the legal team will prepare the required documents while our experts will conduct additional research to find other potentially relevant details concerning your asbestos exposure. The claim will subsequently be submitted to one or multiple asbestos trust funds. With the professional assistance of Environmental Litigation Group, P.C., your asbestos claim will certainly be approved and you will soon receive the amount of money you deserve.
  • Legal representation in toxic tort cases. If you were exposed to harmful substances such as arsenic, coke oven emissions, benzene or lead, we can help you file a lawsuit against the responsible party and recover substantial compensation for your injury. The majority of lawsuits end in a settlement between the plaintiff and the defendant. Our attorneys have a vast experience in cases involving environmental pollutants and will efficiently recover the compensation you deserve. If, however, a settlement cannot be reached and your case needs to go to trial, we will continue to provide you with quality legal representation in court as well.

If you or a family member suffers from mesothelioma or lung cancer as a consequence of occupational asbestos exposure, please contact our office at (205) 328-9200 and we will promptly evaluate your case. Our lawyers will do all in their power to recover the compensation you deserve while can focus on your treatment and health.

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