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Asbestos Mesothelioma

Asbestos & Mesothelioma in Austin, TX

What is asbestos?

In chemical terms, asbestos is a group of naturally occurring silicate minerals. When compounded, asbestos can have several properties, including resistance to heat, electrical conductivity, and tensile strength. As a result, asbestos was considered to be an ideal material to use widely throughout the construction, automotive, and shipbuilding industries.

Link Established Between Asbestos & Mesothelioma

In recent years, health risks and illness have been linked to asbestos exposure. Now known and accepted as a carcinogen - a cancer-causing agent -many studies have been conducted that link asbestos exposure with mesothelioma, which is a cancerous attack on the lining of the lungs, stomach, and in some cases, even the heart. Because mesothelioma often takes decades to develop, it can be extremely difficult to prove when or if the asbestos exposure directly caused a specific person's disease.

Depending on where the cancer occurs or how severe the cancer is, there are common symptoms that may indicate asbestos-induced mesothelioma:

  • Shortness of breath
  • Painful coughing or breathing
  • Unusual lumps or protrusions under the skin on your chest
  • Unexplained swelling in chest, abdomen, or testicles
  • Unusual, unexplained, or sudden weight loss

Seasoned Litigator Working on Behalf of Injured Workers in Texas

With former experience as a defense lawyer and having worked with one of the world's largest, most prestigious law firms, our Austin personal injury lawyer knows what is needed to prove a claim. The sooner that you can involve our skilled legal team, the sooner we can evaluate your claim and create a compelling case that can put you in an advantageous position to collect compensation.

We know that the legal system can often feel impersonal, but our compassionate lawyer can be your trusted partner during every step of this process. You won't have to be afraid taking on insurance companies with our skillful representation in your corner.

Contact Our Firm for Your Free Consultation

If you suspect that you have sustained serious injuries or a life-threatening disease because of exposure to asbestos, we can proudly represent your rights and interests during this time. As a hardworking Texan, you deserve to have your injuries compensated for by liable parties and / or insurance providers. Call The Daspit Law Firm to speak with a dedicated Austin asbestos and mesothelioma attorney who can help you through the legal process.

We always work on a contingency-fee basis, meaning our clients don't have to pay any fees until we have helped them secure a recovery. If you wish to learn more about your rights, call our firm to schedule your free and confidential case evaluation. We are here to help you.

Just a Few Reasons to
Choose The Daspit Law Firm

  • We Get to Know Clients on a Personal Level
  • There Are No Legal Fees Unless We Win Your Case
  • We Make Home and Hospital Visits for Clients
  • Our Firm Offers Free and Confidential Case Reviews
  • We're Available 24/7, At Night and On Weekends

What Our
Clients Are Saying

  • I was fortunate to have chosen Daspit Law Firm to represent my family.

    “I was fortunate to have chosen Daspit Law Firm to represent my family. Many messy details regarding a wreck became our big nightmare. Had nearly given up if it wasn't for the persistence and support provided here. Daspit law guided us through a process that no longer seems foreign. An eye for detail, and their diligent effort resulted in everything we had hoped for. Want to thank the entire team again, for helping my family and going the extra mile to prove our case. Lita”

    Micalita S.

  • What a great experience with the team at Daspit Law firm!

    “What a great experience with the team at Daspit Law firm! From the moment I walked in I received first class treatment. Not only did Brandon get me more than I thought possible but we didn't even go to court. Also got to meet John Daspit himself who made me feel right at home. They both get 5 stars for sure!”

    Janet P.

  • I will definitely refer Daspit Law Firm to my friends and family. Thank you!

    “I hired Daspit Law firm last year to help me receive financial aid for my long term recovery after a serious auto accident I was involved in. They far exceed all my expectations with the settlement I received. I will definitely refer Daspit Law Firm to my friends and family. Thank you!”

    Ellie J.

  • I can't say enough about the service I received at Daspit Law Firm.

    “I can't say enough about the service I received at Daspit Law Firm. I was referred to them by my brother in law. Best advice I ever received! They exceeded all of my expectations. Extremely impressed with the communication through out the whole process! I highly recommend Daspit Law!”

    Danielle J.

  • Great experience at Daspit law! These guys really know what their doing.

    “Great experience at Daspit law! These guys really know what their doing. I had no idea it would be this easy. Corey stepped up and took care of everything!”

    Joanna C.