Are you considering taking legal action to recover compensation for medical bills and other damages caused by your mesothelioma diagnosis?
If so, you should give serious thought to hiring an attorney to guide you through the process and fight for your rights. The question is: what do you look for in a Maryland mesothelioma attorney?
There are several things to look for and questions to ask when searching for the right attorney for your case. Using these guidelines can help you find a qualified and experienced attorney with proven results for this type of case.
Some important traits to look for in your mesothelioma lawyer include:
It is important that your lawyer has a history of handling mesothelioma cases. These cases are unique from other types of personal injury cases. It is important that your lawyer has a strong understanding of the types of jobs and industries where asbestos exposure may have occurred, what occupational hazards existed in these industries, and what types of asbestos trusts or other legal remedies are available.
It is also important that your lawyer treat you as an individual. He or she should be able to determine what makes your particular case unique. He or she needs to be able to explain the legal process and estimate a potential value based on the specific circumstances surrounding your claim.
It is important to choose a law firm that has successfully delivered results. The Law Offices of Peter T. Nicholl have successfully recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for clients through settlements and verdicts against the following asbestos manufacturers and companies:
Some specific notable results include:
It is also important that you work with a personal injury lawyer who is willing to take on the risk of the case by working on contingency. Under this fee structure, you are not charged upfront costs or fees and you only pay for your lawyer’s work if he or she successfully helps you recover compensation through a settlement or verdict. Our firm provides representation in mesothelioma cases on a contingency basis.
When you schedule an initial consultation with a personal injury lawyer, prepare a short list of questions to ask, such as:
For help with your mesothelioma claim, contact the Law Offices of Peter T. Nicholl. We can answer any questions you have about the process and explain how we can help.
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