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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

  • Such a great experience from start to finish.

    “Such a great experience from start to finish. From the moment I called to the first visit everyone was extremely cordial and went out of their way to accommodate my needs. We went through everything step by step and they made me feel comfortable throughout the whole process. very pleased with the settlement!”

    Julian S.

  • I was beyond pleased with my outcome at Daspit Law Firm and specifically Brandon!

    “I was beyond pleased with my outcome at Daspit Law Firm and specifically Brandon! I couldn't believe how easy he made things! In fact the everyone I dealt with was very helpful and went the extra step! I will definitively refer others!”

    Stephanie S.

  • Evan and team really took care of me a Daspit

    “Evan and team really took care of me a Daspit Law! I had zero idea what I was getting into. Thankfully Evan sat down with me and went over everything in detail. He made everything so easy! I will be recommending Daspit Law firm!”

    Julian C.

  • 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.

  • Referred my buddy and his wife their after he was injured on the job during a work function.

    “Referred my buddy and his wife their after he was injured on the job during a work function. My buddy raved about the service he received and the settlement he received! I will continue to refer my friends.”

    Ronald D.