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Mississippi Mesothelioma Lawyers


A good mesothelioma lawyer in Mississippi needs to know all the intricacies of Mississippi state and local laws related to asbestos, from liability issues to how victims affected by asbestos-related complications and diseases like mesothelioma cancer can get compensation. Only a lawyer who has extensive experience with Mississippi 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 mesothelioma and asbestos cases across the State of Mississippi. We’ve represented clients in more than a hundred Mississippi cities and towns, and our record for handling Mississippi mesothelioma litigation to the best of our ability is without equal.

High-Profile Mesothelioma Job Sites in Mississippi

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

Our mesothelioma lawyers have represented clients who worked at the following major job sites in Mississippi:

  • Chevron Mississippi – Pascagoula
  • Cleaver Brooks – Greenville
  • E.I. Du Pont De Nemours and Company – Hattiesburg
  • Foster Wheeler – Gulfport
  • General Electric – Pascagoula
  • Hercules Chemical Plant – Hattiesburg
  • Ingalls Shipbuilding Corporation – Pascagoula
  • International Paper Company – Vicksburg
  • Interstate Lumber Company – Biloxi
  • Jackson Electric Railway Light and Power Company – Jackson
  • Mississippi Power and Light Company – Greenville
  • Occidental Chemical Corporation – Columbus
  • Reichold Chemical – Gulfport
  • Schaupter Shipyard – Pascagoula
  • Shell Oil – Jackson
  • Standard Oil Company Refinery – Pascagoula
  • United States Gypsum Company – Greenville
  • United States Veterans Hospital – Biloxi
  • Veterans Administration Hospital – Jackson
  • Weyerhaeuser Paper – Columbus

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

ELSM Mesothelioma Clients in Mississippi

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

  • Brandon, MS (1)
  • Lucedale, MS (1)
  • Myrtle, MS (1)
  • Natchez, MS (1)
  • Ocean Springs, MS (1)
  • Perkinston, MS (1)
  • Petal, MS (1)
  • West Point, MS (1)

Recent ELSM Mesothelioma Settlements in Mississippi

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
MS Mesothelioma Shipyard / Oil Field 69 ~$2,800,000
MS Mesothelioma Electrician 50 ~$1,800,000
MS Mesothelioma Household / Plantworker 57 ~$1,100,000
MS Mesothelioma Plantworker 68 ~$642,400
MS Mesothelioma Navy / Shipyard 70 ~$460,000
MS Mesothelioma Welder / Laborer 78 ~$304,900

Mississippi Mesothelioma Statute of Limitations

In Mississippi, the statute of limitations for mesothelioma and asbestos claims is 3 years from diagnosis. For wrongful death claims, however, victims’ families have only 3 years 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 Mississippi 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 Mississippi

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.

James F. Early in Newsweek's 2012 Leaders of Asbestos Law Super Lawyers 2013 Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney, & Meisenkothen is a BBB Accredited Business. Click for the BBB Business Review of this Attorneys - Mesothelioma in New Haven CT U.S. News Best Law Firms 2017
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