Skip to main content

Asbestos Exposure

Mesothelioma & Lung Cancer

Nationwide Success

Kaiser Aluminum Asbestos Attorney

Representing Hannibal, Ohio Ormet Aluminum Workers in Mesothelioma & Asbestos Cancer Claims

Our law firm represents individuals and their families who have suffered the devastating consequences of asbestos exposure within the aluminum manufacturing industry. With a profound understanding of the unique challenges and intricacies of these cases, we stand as your ally in seeking rightful compensation and justice for the hardships you’ve endured.

Joe Lyon and our dedicated legal team are driven by the pursuit of justice, aiming to hold responsible parties accountable for their actions. We are committed to guiding you through the legal process, offering clear and compassionate support during what can be a difficult and emotional time.

Contact The Lyon Firm today to discuss your case, and let us help you secure the justice and compensation you deserve. 

What Kind of Settlement Can You Obtain From a Kaiser Aluminum Asbestos Lawsuit?

The potential settlement you can obtain from a Kaiser aluminum mill asbestos lawsuit can vary widely depending on several factors. These factors include the extent of your asbestos-related illness, the strength of your case, the responsible parties, and the legal strategies employed. Here are some key considerations that can impact the settlement in such lawsuits:

  • Medical Expenses: The severity of your asbestos-related illness and the associated medical costs will be a significant factor in determining your settlement. Medical bills, ongoing treatment costs, and future healthcare needs will all be considered.

  • Lost Wages: If you have lost income due to your illness, you may be entitled to compensation for past and future lost wages. This includes lost earning capacity if your asbestos-related disease prevents you from working.

  • Pain and Suffering: Compensation may be awarded for the pain, suffering, and emotional distress you have endured as a result of your illness. This can be a significant component of the settlement.

  • Punitive Damages: In some cases, punitive damages may be sought if the responsible parties’ conduct is deemed particularly egregious, as a way to punish and deter future wrongdoing.

  • Legal Fees and Costs: The cost of pursuing a lawsuit, including attorney fees, court fees, and expert witness fees, will also factor into the settlement.

It’s important to consult with an experienced attorney who specializes in asbestos-related lawsuits. They can assess your specific case, gather evidence, and provide guidance on the potential value of your claim.

Keep in mind that each case is unique, and there is no one-size-fits-all answer to the amount of a settlement. Your attorney will work to secure the best possible outcome based on the specific circumstances of your case.

What Does an Asbestos Attorney Do for Your Case?

An asbestos attorney plays a crucial role in helping individuals and their families who have been affected by asbestos-related diseases or exposure.

Here are some of the key tasks and services that asbestos attorneys typically provide for your case:

  • Case Evaluation: Asbestos attorneys begin by assessing the specific details of your case. This involves reviewing your medical history, work history, and the circumstances of asbestos exposure to determine the strength of your case.

  • Investigation: Attorneys gather evidence to support your case, such as documents, witness testimonies, and medical records. This may involve tracking down historical records of asbestos use in the workplace or products you encountered.

  • Filing Lawsuits: They help you navigate the legal process, including filing lawsuits against the responsible parties, whether it’s a personal injury claim, wrongful death claim, or a workers’ compensation claim, depending on your circumstances.

  • Negotiations: Attorneys engage in negotiations with the defendants or their insurers to secure a fair settlement on your behalf. This often involves skillful negotiation to obtain the compensation you deserve.

  • Litigation: If a settlement cannot be reached, asbestos attorneys are prepared to take your case to trial and advocate for your rights in court.

It’s important to work with an experienced and reputable asbestos attorney to ensure that your case is handled professionally and effectively. They can guide you through the complexities of asbestos litigation and strive to secure the compensation you deserve while holding responsible parties accountable for their actions.


Please complete the form below for a FREE consultation.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.


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.

photo of attorney Joe Lyon
A Voice for Those who have suffered


  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Questions about Kaiser Aluminum Asbestos Exposure

What is asbestos, and why was it used in aluminum manufacturing?

Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral known for its heat-resistant and insulating properties. It was used in various industries, including aluminum manufacturing, to insulate equipment and protect against high-temperature conditions.

What health risks are associated with aluminum manufacturing asbestos exposure?

Exposure to asbestos in aluminum manufacturing can lead to serious health issues, including asbestos-related diseases such as mesothelioma, asbestosis, and lung cancer.

How do I prove that my asbestos exposure occurred in an aluminum manufacturing setting?

To establish asbestos exposure, you may need to provide evidence of your work history, locations where exposure occurred, witness testimonies, and expert medical testimony linking your illness to asbestos exposure.

What is the statute of limitations for filing an asbestos lawsuit in my state?

The statute of limitations for asbestos lawsuits varies by state. It’s important to consult with an attorney who specializes in asbestos cases to determine the time limits that apply in your specific jurisdiction.

Your Right to Safety

Our Victories

The Lyon Firm aggressively, professionally, and passionately advocates for injured individuals and families against companies due to asbestos exposure.


Asbestos (Mesothelioma)


Asbestos (Mesothelioma)