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Race for Justice in Support of Mesothelioma Research

September 5, 2018 | By swarren

September has arrived and with it, the first annual Mesothelioma Race for Justice 5K. The race will be held on Saturday, September 22 at the Lake County Forest Preserve Half Day in Vernon Hills. This year’s 5K will benefit the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation, supporting mesothelioma research and providing important resources to patients and families across […]

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September 5K Race to Benefit Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation

August 9, 2018 | By swarren

Vogelzang Law’s first annual Mesothelioma Race for Justice 5K kicks off on September 22 at the Lake County Forest Preserve Half Day in Vernon Hills. The race will benefit the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation, the nation’s leading mesothelioma non-profit charity organization dedicated to funding mesothelioma research in the United States. Mesothelioma is a rare and […]

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Meet Mirela Stefanescu: Race Director of The First Annual Mesothelioma Race for Justice 5k

July 10, 2018 | By Allison Stern

This fall, Vogelzang Law will present the first annual Mesothelioma Race for Justice 5k. Proceeds from the 2018 race will benefit the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (MARF). We spoke with Race Director Mirela Stefanescu of Vogelzang Law about the upcoming race and her motivation.   What brought you to Vogelzang Law and what attracted you […]

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Asbestos-caused Cancer Blindsides Family

April 3, 2018 | By Nikoleta Morales

Christian F. Hagn, Jr. from Chicago wishes he had known more about asbestos before he abruptly lost his 66-year-old father, Christian A. Hagn, Sr. (1938-2004), to mesothelioma.“My dad got exposed on the job. I hope I wasn’t exposed, too,” said Christian, Jr. “Companies know that asbestos is killing people, but they keep it on the low. My dad had no protection. They told him it was just dust. Just clean your face, wash your clothes in the laundry, and everything will be fine. It was cheaper for them to lie.”

First Ever Mesothelioma Race for Justice in Illinois

April 3, 2018 | By Nikoleta Morales

Chicago, IL (April 2, 2018) - Vogelzang Law, a Chicago-based personal injury law firm dedicated to representing victims of mesothelioma throughout the US, will host its first Annual Mesothelioma Race for Justice on September 22, 2018, in tribute to National Mesothelioma Awareness Day. The 5K race will be held at the Lake County Forest Preserve Half Day location in Vernon Hills, IL at 9 a.m. The proceeds from this year’s race will benefit the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation.