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Troy Mesothelioma Attorney

If you or someone you care about has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, or if you have lost someone you love to the illness, seek legal assistance today. At the Williams Law Firm, our compassionate and dedicated team is ready to get to work on your behalf. We will figure out who is liable for your asbestos exposure and work to secure the compensation you are entitled to. Call us today when you need a Troy mesothelioma attorney.

Let The Williams Law Firm Take This Case

A mesothelioma diagnosis can be scary. At the Williams Law Firm, you will find a compassionate team that understands how these cases work and has the experience you need to obtain compensation.

  • Joseph P. Williams has nearly 25 years of experience as a lead trial attorney in mesothelioma cases. He knows what it takes to win.
  • The Williams Law Firm has represented clients across the country and has secured millions of dollars in compensation on behalf of their clients.
  • We provide vigorous legal representation based on each client’s needs and priorities, and we charge no legal fees until we are successful in securing the compensation you deserve.

How Does Mesothelioma Happen?

Mesothelioma is a deadly form of cancer that is caused by long-term exposure to asbestos. Asbestos was commonly used in the US throughout the 1900s due to its low cost, durability, and heat resistance.

There are approximately 3,000 new mesothelioma cases are diagnosed each year in the US. Those who have died or are suffering from this illness were likely exposed due to:

  • Working around asbestos
  • Living with someone who worked with asbestos and brought the fibers home on their clothing
  • Living in a home with asbestos products
  • Living near an asbestos production facility or mine

In many cases, mesothelioma victims are not diagnosed until 20 to 30 years after their asbestos exposure. Mesothelioma is not curable but can be treated with surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy.

How Has Mesothelioma Affected Troy?

Residents in Rensselaer County have suffered from mesothelioma cases and continue to do so. From 1999 to 2013, there were an estimated 197 deaths due to asbestos-related exposure here. The rate of death in this country from asbestos-related illness is 8 deaths per 100,000 people, one of the highest rates in the state.

In Troy, the water filtration plant’s main building has been uncovered as an asbestos exposure site. However, there are many other places around the city where people could have been exposed to asbestos. We have an industrial history, and asbestos was heavily used here for decades.

What Is The Process To Secure Compensation?

If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, or if you have lost a family member to the disease, please seek legal assistance today. At the Williams Law Firm, we will be dedicated to securing the compensation you deserve for this, including coverage for your medical bills, lost wages and benefits, pain and suffering damages, and more.

The route chosen to pursue this compensation will depend on the facts of your case. We may work to secure coverage through:

  • A mesothelioma (bankruptcy) trust
  • A personal injury settlement or verdict
  • A workers’ compensation claim
  • Veterans benefits

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When you need a Troy 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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