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Kentucky Mesothelioma Lawyers


A good mesothelioma lawyer in Kentucky should have complete knowledge of Kentucky state and local laws related to asbestos exposure. They need to understand liability issues and how victims affected by asbestos-related complications and diseases like mesothelioma cancer can get compensation. Only a lawyer who has extensive experience with Kentucky mesothelioma laws and regulations can work effectively to cut through the complex matters and procedures.

At the law firm of Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney and Meisenkothen, we have a team of lawyers with knowledge and practical involvement in Kentucky mesothelioma and asbestos cases. We have represented clients in more than fifty Kentucky cities and towns, and our record for handling Kentucky mesothelioma litigation to the best of our ability is without equal.

Job Sites in Kentucky with Documented Mesothelioma Cases

Perhaps the highest-risk place for asbestos exposure, which may lead to mesothelioma cancer, is on the job. Hundreds of major jobsites throughout Kentucky have put unsuspecting workers at risk for exposure to asbestos.

ELSM mesothelioma lawyers have represented clients who worked at the following major job sites in Kentucky:

  • Allied Chemical – Ashland
  • Armco Steel – Ashland
  • Ashland Oil and Refinery – Ashland, Leach
  • B.F. Goodrich Chemical CO. – Louisville, Calvert City
  • Bechtel Corporation – Louisa
  • Bluegrass Insulation – Louisville
  • E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Co. – Louisville
  • Fischer Packing Company – Louisville
  • Fort Campbell
  • Fort Knox Hospital – Fort Knox
  • General Electric – Louisville
  • Girdler Catalysts and Chemical Co. – Louisville
  • Illinois Central Railroad – Paducah, Louisville
  • Kentucky Asphalt Company – Louisville
  • Kentucky Utilities Co., E.W. Brown Power Station – Brown
  • Louisa Power - Big Sandy Power Station – Louisa
  • Louisville Gas and Electric CO. – Louisville
  • Morehead State College – Morehead
  • Olin Mathieson – Brandenburg
  • Owensboro Municipal Electric Works – Owensboro
  • Philip Morris Incorporated – Louisville
  • Reynolds Metal Co. – Louisville
  • Shawnee (KY) Steam Plant – West Paducah
  • Tennessee Valley Authority, Paradise Steam Plant – Paradise
  • University of Kentucky – Lexington
  • University of Louisville – Louisville

Asbestos exposure has occurred in many other jobsites in Kentucky as well. We can work with you or your loved one who was exposed to asbestos while on the job no matter where in Kentucky you live and work, either currently or in the past.

ELSM Mesothelioma Clients in Kentucky

The lawyers of Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney and Meisenkothen have represented mesothelioma clients all over the state of Kentucky. Our clients live in the towns and cities of Kentucky listed below:

  • Alvaton, KY (1)
  • Ashland, KY (1)
  • Bowling Green, KY (2)
  • Burkesville, KY (1)
  • Campbellsville, KY (1)
  • Danville, KY (1)
  • Ft Thomas, KY (1)
  • Georgetown, KY (1)
  • Gravel Switch, KY (1)
  • Greenville, KY (1)
  • LaGrange, KY (1)
  • Lexington, KY (1)
  • Louisville, KY (5)
  • Maysville, KY (1)
  • Middlesboro, KY (1)
  • Newport, KY (1)
  • Owensboro, KY (1)
  • Pendleton, KY (1)
  • Pine Knot, KY (1)
  • Richmond, KY (1)
  • Sandy Hook, KY (1)
  • Waddy, KY (1)

ELSM Mesothelioma Settlements for Clients Living in Kentucky

Please note that individual cases vary based upon a number of factors, and prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. If you have any questions about your legal rights, please contact us immediately.

State Disease Occupation / Exposure Age ~ Monies to Date
KY Mesothelioma Household / Plantworker 62 ~$4,700,000
KY Mesothelioma Laborer 67 ~$2,300,000
KY Mesothelioma Navy / Pipefitter 74 ~$1,800,000
KY Mesothelioma Navy / Warehouse 76 ~$1,600,000
KY Mesothelioma Plantworker 56 ~$950,000

Kentucky Mesothelioma Statute of Limitations

In Kentucky, the statute of limitations for mesothelioma and asbestos claims is 1 year from date of diagnosis. For wrongful death claims, victims’ families have 1 year from the time a loved one passes away to file their claim, according to the statute.

Because there is only a short time to gather evidence and file a claim, mesothelioma victims in Kentucky and their families must act quickly to find a lawyer who is experienced with asbestos-related claims. Failing to act before the statute of limitations runs out could result in a loss of rights to compensation for you or your family.

Don't Lose Your Rights to File in Kentucky

Request a Free Evaluation if you or someone you love has been diagnosed with mesothelioma. The evaluation will cost you nothing. Our attorneys will travel to visit you at your convenience. We understand how difficult a time this is for you and will assist in any way that we can. You can also fill out the form below to receive a free Mesothelioma packet, or call us toll-free at 1-800-336-0086.

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