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Asbestos Exposure

Mesothelioma & Lung Cancer

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Ohio Asbestos Attorney

Representing Ohio Paper Mill Workers in Mesothelioma & Lung Cancer Claims

Our experienced team of attorneys is committed to providing invaluable support and representation to those who have suffered due to asbestos exposure within the paper mill industry. Asbestos-related illnesses are a significant concern, and our mission is to ensure that the rights of affected individuals are protected and justice is served.

We are here to provide guidance, answer your questions, and offer the legal expertise you need to navigate the complexities of asbestos-related claims.

Your health and legal rights are of utmost importance to us, and we are dedicated to ensuring that you receive the support and representation you deserve.

What Kind of Settlement Can a Chillicothe Paper Mill Asbestos Lawyer Help You Secure?

A Chillicothe paper mill asbestos lawyer can help you secure various types of settlements, depending on the specifics of your case and the extent of your asbestos-related injuries.

Here are some common types of settlements that an experienced attorney can assist you in pursuing:

  • Personal Injury Settlement: If you have been diagnosed with an asbestos-related disease, such as mesothelioma, asbestosis, or lung cancer, due to asbestos exposure in a paper mill, a lawyer can help you pursue a personal injury settlement. This type of settlement aims to compensate you for your medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages resulting from your illness.

  • Wrongful Death Settlement: If a loved one has passed away as a result of asbestos-related diseases linked to paper mill exposure, an attorney can help you file a wrongful death lawsuit to seek compensation for medical expenses, funeral costs, loss of consortium, and other related damages.

  • Workers’ Compensation Settlement: Depending on your state and your employment situation, you may be eligible for workers’ compensation benefits if you were exposed to asbestos while working at a paper mill. A lawyer can help you navigate the workers’ compensation process and secure the appropriate benefits to cover medical expenses and lost wages.

The type and amount of settlement you can secure will depend on various factors, including the severity of your illness, the extent of your exposure, the liability of the parties involved, and the legal strategy employed by your attorney. An experienced paper mill asbestos lawyer will work diligently to help you obtain the maximum compensation you are entitled to under the law.

What Does an Asbestos Injury Attorney Do for Your Case?

An asbestos injury attorney plays a crucial role in helping individuals who have been harmed by asbestos exposure pursue legal claims and seek compensation.

Here are some of the key tasks and responsibilities that an asbestos injury attorney performs for your case:

  • Gathering Evidence: To build a strong case, your attorney will work to collect relevant evidence, such as medical records, employment history, witness statements, and documents that establish the connection between your asbestos exposure and your illness.

  • Negotiations: An experienced asbestos injury attorney will engage in negotiations with the opposing parties, such as insurance companies, to reach a fair settlement. This can help you secure compensation without the need for a protracted court battle.

  • Asbestos Trust Fund Claims: If relevant, your attorney will assist you in filing claims with asbestos trust funds established by asbestos companies to compensate victims. They will ensure that your claim is properly prepared and submitted.

Overall, an asbestos injury attorney is your advocate, working diligently to ensure your rights are protected and that you receive the compensation you deserve for the harm caused by asbestos exposure. We have the legal experience necessary to navigate the complexities of asbestos-related cases and maximize the chances of a successful outcome.


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Joseph Lyon has 17 years of experience representing individuals in complex litigation matters. He has represented individuals in every state against many of the largest companies in the world.

The Firm focuses on single-event civil cases and class actions involving corporate neglect & fraud, toxic exposure, product defects & recalls, medical malpractice, and invasion of privacy.


The Firm offers contingency fees, advancing all costs of the litigation, and accepting the full financial risk, allowing our clients full access to the legal system while reducing the financial stress while they focus on their healthcare and financial needs.

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Questions about Chillicothe Paper Asbestos Exposure

What is paper mill asbestos exposure, and why is it a concern?

Paper mill asbestos exposure refers to the risk of inhaling asbestos fibers while working in or around paper mills. Asbestos exposure in these facilities is a concern because it can lead to serious health issues, including asbestos-related diseases such as mesothelioma, lung cancer, and asbestosis.

Who can file a paper mill asbestos exposure lawsuit?

Individuals who have been diagnosed with asbestos-related illnesses due to exposure in or around paper mills can typically file a lawsuit. Additionally, family members may have the right to file a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of a loved one who has passed away due to asbestos-related diseases.

How can I prove that my asbestos exposure occurred at a paper mill?

Establishing exposure may involve presenting evidence such as employment records, eyewitness testimony, medical records, and expert witnesses who can establish the connection between your exposure and your illness.

Can I file a lawsuit if the paper mill I worked at has gone out of business or changed ownership?

Yes, it may still be possible to file a lawsuit even if the paper mill has gone out of business or changed ownership. Responsible parties can include successor companies or entities that may have inherited liability.

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