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Newark Mesothelioma Attorney

If you or someone you care about is facing a mesothelioma diagnosis, you do not have to go through this alone. There are several routes available to receive compensation for your losses. At the Williams Law Firm, we are ready to help you get through this. Our knowledgeable and experienced team has worked extensively with mesothelioma patients for decades. Call us when you need a Newark mesothelioma attorney.

Let The Williams Law Firm Help You Through This

You need to find an attorney you trust and with significant experience handling mesothelioma cases. At the Williams Law Firm, you will have a quality team with more than two decades of experience by your side.

  • Joseph P. Williams is an accomplished and trusted attorney who has represented clients across New Jersey and the US who are suffering from mesothelioma.
  • Attorney Williams has secured millions of dollars in compensation for these clients, including laborers, construction workers, and their family members.
  • We do not charge you any out-of-pocket costs, and you will see no legal fees until we are successful in securing the compensation you need.

Newark Mesothelioma Lawyer

How Does Mesothelioma Develop?

It is widely understood that mesothelioma is caused by exposure to asbestos, a mineral that was used heavily in NJ and across the US throughout much of the 1900s. Due to its low cost, resistance to heat, and versatility, asbestos was used in products for homes, buildings, cars, ships, and more.

Those most at risk of developing mesothelioma from asbestos exposure include:

  • Anyone who worked directly with asbestos or asbestos products
  • Those who lived with anyone who worked with those products
  • Anyone living in a home or building containing asbestos

Mesothelioma occurs when the tiny asbestos fibers are inhaled or ingested and become embedded inside the body. Over time, asbestos fibers disrupt normal cell replication and cause the formation of cancer cells. There is no cure for mesothelioma. Treatment includes surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation.

Newark, NJ Has Been Affected By Mesothelioma

Essex County citizens have been adversely affected by mesothelioma. There were an estimated 349 deaths caused by asbestos-related exposure in this county from 1999 to 2013. The asbestos-related death rate in Essex County is 2.9 deaths per 100,000 people.

The following is a list of identified asbestos exposure sites in Newark:


Please do not think that these are the only places where asbestos products are or have been in the past. There are many other exposure sites throughout the city.

We Can Secure The Compensation You Need

If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, or have lost a loved one to the illness, let the Williams Law Firm take your case. You should be entitled to significant compensation for what has happened, and we will thoroughly investigate your case to determine the best route forward. This could include:

  • A personal injury case to obtain a settlement or jury verdict
  • Mesothelioma (bankruptcy) trust fund
  • Veterans benefits for former military
  • Workers’ compensation claims

Seek Assistance From A Skilled Newark Mesothelioma Lawyer

We want to ensure that all of your mesothelioma-related expenses are covered, including your medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering damages, and more. When you need a Newark mesothelioma attorney, you can contact us for a free consultation of your case by clicking here or by calling (855) 575-6376.

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