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Rhode Island Mesothelioma Lawyers

Rhode Island

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

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

Job Sites in Rhode Island with Documented Asbetsos Exposure

Perhaps the highest-risk place for asbestos exposure, which may lead to mesothelioma cancer, is on the job. Hundreds of major jobsites throughout Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island:

  • Allied Chemical – Providence
  • American Hoescht Corp. – Coventry
  • Armstrong Contracting and Supply Corp. – Cranston, Providence
  • Brown University – Providence
  • ITT Royal Electric – Pawtucket
  • Narragansett Electric Lighting Co. – Narragansett, Providence
  • Newport Naval Base – Newport
  • Owens Corning – Ashton
  • Pawtucket Electric Company – Pawtucket
  • Providence College – Providence
  • Quincy Dye Works – Woonsocket
  • Rhode Island Covering Co. – Providence
  • Rhode Island Hospital – Providence
  • Roger Williams Hospital – Providence
  • Union Railroad Company – Providence
  • Uniroyal, Inc. – Providence
  • United Engineering – Providence
  • University of Rhode Island – Kingston
  • U.S. Naval Air Station – Quonset Point
  • U.S. Rubber – Providence
  • Walsh-Kaiser Co., Inc. Shipyard – Cranston, Providence

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

ELSM Mesothelioma Clients in Rhode Island

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

  • Ashaway, RI (1)
  • Barrington, RI (1)
  • Bristol, RI (4)
  • Chepachet, RI (1)
  • Coventry, RI (4)
  • Cranston, RI (9)
  • Cumberland, RI (5)
  • East Greenwich, RI (2)
  • Foster, RI (1)
  • Hope Valley, RI (1)
  • Jamestown, RI (1)
  • Johnston, RI (1)
  • Lincoln, RI (2)
  • Middletown, RI (3)
  • Narragansett, RI (3)
  • North Kingston, RI (1)
  • North Providence, RI (2)
  • Pawtucket, RI (1)
  • Portsmouth, RI (3)
  • Providence, RI (5)
  • Richmond, RI (1)
  • Riverside, RI (2)
  • Rumford, RI (1)
  • Smithfield, RI (2)
  • Tiverton, RI (2)
  • Wakefield, RI (1)
  • Warwick, RI (7)
  • West Greenwich, RI (1)
  • Westerly, RI (2)
  • Woonsocket, RI (2)

Recent ELSM Mesothelioma Settlements in Rhode Island

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
RI Mesothelioma Navy, Electrician 79 ~$2,900,000
RI Mesothelioma Engineer, Plasterer 61 ~$2,700,000
RI Mesothelioma Navy, Boiler Repair 65 ~$2,700,000
RI Mesothelioma Plantworker 51 ~$2,500,000

Rhode Island Mesothelioma Statute of Limitations

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

Protect your rights by requesting a free evaluation if you or someone you love has been diagnosed with mesothelioma. The evaluation is completely free of charge. Our lawyers 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 call us toll-free at 1-844-401-4277 to schedule an appointment.

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