Why file a lawsuit?

Reasons for and benefits of filing

Reasons to file a lawsuit

Asbestos exposure caused your disease

  • There is a 100% correlation between asbestos exposure and Mesothelioma
  • If you’ve been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you have a rare disease caused by a known carcinogen, with no known cure and is fatal, often within a year of diagnosis

Companies valued profit over human life

  • People affected by mesothelioma were exposed to asbestos through contact with asbestos products in the workplace
  • Companies manufacturing products containing asbestos knew its dangers and failed to warn workers and end users

Benefits of filing a lawsuit

Establishing financial stability

With regard to finance, our goal in serving our clients is to ease costly medical treatments and provide financial stability for their future generations. While a lawsuit and a settlement cannot cure mesothelioma, or lessen the worries that come from your life changing the diagnosis, it can help ease the financial burden.

No Cost to File Your Asbestos Lawsuit: Vogelzang Law does not collect fees until a settlement is reached

Accountability & Justice

  • Numerous companies are responsible for exposing humans to harmful asbestos-ridden environments and products
  • With your help, Vogelzang Law can hold companies using asbestos accountable for their poor choices and achieve justice

Ease of doing so

  • We understand the importance of being around family and friends during this stressful time
  • We will travel to your home to get to know you and learn about your individual case
  • On average, our mesothelioma lawsuits settle in 9-12 months

How the legal process works

Most asbestos cases are settled out-of-court before they even come before a jury. Here are some conditions that may make it more likely you’ll settle:

  • You’ve gathered all the facts about your medical condition and employment history
  • Your attorney is efficient
  • There is an easily identifiable payment source, like an insurance company or an asbestos victims’ fund
It is likely that you will get a payout within a year after filing.