Mesothelioma Attorneys - USA

Obtaining Compensation for Mesothelioma

Houston, Texas and across the nation

When you are suffering from mesothelioma, a lawsuit can help you hold the companies that are responsible for your asbestos exposure accountable, but you can also obtain compensation to help you and your family with mesothelioma treatments and lost income. Our Houston mesothelioma lawyers are here to help you.

Types of Compensation

A mesothelioma diagnosis can come with a lot of unforeseen costs. You may be able to recover the following because of your illness:

  • Lost income
  • Medical expenses
  • Pain and suffering for mental distress
  • Funeral expenses

Our mesothelioma attorneys will help you understand your legal rights and plan your legal strategy to recover compensation.

Ways to Recover

Depending on your specific situation, there may be a variety of ways to recover compensation for your mesothelioma.

  • Workers' Compensation. When your exposure to asbestos happened on the job, you may be able to file for workers' compensation. The laws governing workers' compensation vary by state. We can help you understand if you are eligible for workers' compensation in your state.
  • Disability Benefits. Social Security disability benefits may be available to you if you have worked a sufficient amount of each year to qualify for benefits.
  • Veterans Benefits. If you are a veteran, you are likely eligible for veteran benefits that can help with your medical expenses.
  • Third party law suits. There are numerous potential defendants who have exposed unsuspecting people like you to asbestos. These can range from product manufacturers to your employer. Who may be liable for your asbestos exposure depends on your circumstances.

At Heard Robbins Cloud & Black, we will help you identify the responsible parties for your asbestos exposure. We are committed to getting the best settlements and verdicts that we can for our clients who have been devastated by mesothelioma. We will see your case through trial if necessary to get you the compensation you need.

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, please contact asbestos lawyers Heard Robins Cloud & Black, LLP or call 713-650-1200 today for your consultation with an experienced mesothelioma attorney in Houston, Texas. We represent clients throughout the nation.

Heard Robins Cloud & Black LLP
2000 West Loop South, Suite 2200 Houston, TX 77027
(713) 650-1200 | Toll free (800) 499-1797

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National Asbestos Lawyer Disclaimer: The content of this website is presented by Heard Robins Cloud & Black LLP Houston, Texas. It is not intended to be legal advice, but general information related to legal issues commonly encountered with Mesothelioma lawsuits and Asbestos lawsuits. If you or a loved is suffering Mesothelioma, or have been exposed to Asbestos, please contact Heard Robins Cloud & Black LLP for a free case evaluation.