A good mesothelioma lawyer in Alaska needs to know all the intricacies of Alaska 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 Alaska 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 Alaska. We’ve represented clients in more than a hundred Alaska cities and towns, and our record for handling Alaska mesothelioma litigation to the best of our ability is without equal.
High-Profile Mesothelioma Job Sites in Alaska
Perhaps the highest-risk place for asbestos exposure, which may lead to mesothelioma cancer, is on the job. Thousands of major jobsites throughout Alaska 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 Alaska:
- Alaska Lumber & Pulp Company – Sitka
- Alaskan Pipeline – Anchorage
- Aurora Energy – Fairbanks
- Aurora Power – Anchorage
- Beluga Power Station – Anchorage
- Chugach Power Plant – Anchorage
- Eielson Air Force Base – Fairbanks
- Elmondorf Air Force Base – Anchorage
- Fort Richardson – Anchorage
- Golden Valley Electric Power Plant – Fairbanks
- Kodiak Naval Station – Kodiak
- Ladd Air Force Base – Fairbanks
- New England Fish Company – Chatham
- Phillips Petroleum Company – Kenai
- Shell Oil – Kenai
- Standard Oil – Anchorage
- Tesoro Alaska Company – Kenai
- U.S. Rubber Company – Opelika
- U.S. Smelting & Refining & Mining Company – Fairbanks
- Union Carbide – Kenai
- United States Naval Air Facilities – Adak
- University of Alaska – Fairbanks
Asbestos exposure has occurred in many other mesothelioma jobsites in Alaska as well. We can work with you or your loved one who was exposed to asbestos while on the job no matter where in Alaska you live and work, either currently or in the past.
ELSM Mesothelioma Clients in Alaska
The lawyers of Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney and Meisenkothen have represented mesothelioma clients all over the state of Alaska. Our clients live in the towns and cities of Alaska listed below:
- Anchorage, AK (3)
- Chugiak, AK (1)
- Delta Junction, AK (1)
- Homer, AK (1)
- Palmer, AK (2)
- Ward Cove, AK (1)
Recent ELSM Mesothelioma Settlements in Alaska
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|
|AK||Mesothelioma||Household / Army||55||~$1,500,000|
|AK||Mesothelioma||Navy / Construction||78||~$700,000|
Alaska Mesothelioma Statute of Limitations
In Alaska, the statute of limitations for mesothelioma and asbestos claims is 2 years from diagnosis. For wrongful death claims, however, victims’ families have only 2 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 Alaska 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 Alaska
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.