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Mesothelioma Doctors, Lawyers and Asbestos Exposure in Columbia, Tennessee

Columbia, incorporated in 1817, is situated along the banks of the Duck River at the southern edge of the Nashville Basin. Columbia is a city in and the county seat of Maury County located approximately 45 miles south of Nashville. The city is known for being the self-proclaimed "Mule capital of the world" and honors this fact with "Mule Day", an annual Columbia celebration of all things pertaining to mules. “Mule Day” has evolved from a single day event, when it first began in 1840, into a multi-day festival that attracts more than 200,000 people to the Columbia.

Today, Columbia is largely a tourist destination. Attractions in Columbia include the James K. Polk Ancestral Home, the Columbia Athenaeum, and Mule Day. Columbia is home of the national headquarters for the Sons of Confederate Veterans. Also, Columbia State Community College, a two-year college founded in 1966, is located in Columbia. It was the first community college established in Tennessee and is currently one of the Columbia's largest employers.

We have confirmed that Columbia has numerous jobsites where asbestos exposure has occurred. Asbestos exposure has been linked to mesothelioma, a asbestos-related cancer. If you were exposed to asbestos in Columbia, Tennessee and have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you should consider contacting an asbestos law firm.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Columbia

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance has compiled information obtained from a number of sources to identify the following jobsites in Columbia where asbestos exposure was known to have occurred. These sites are listed below.

  • Central Lime & Cement
  • Chemcoke Inc.
  • Columbia Central High School
  • Columbia Metal Products
  • Consolidated Aluminum
  • E.I. Du Pont De Nemours
  • Hooker Chemical Corp
  • Kraft Foods Company
  • Monsanto Chemical Company
  • National Carbon Company
  • Oakes Chair Company
  • Occidental Chemical
  • Phelps Dodge Aluminum Prod
  • Union Carbide

Find a Mesothelioma Doctor near Columbia, Tennessee

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors and oncologists that practice within a 100-mile radius of Columbia, Tennessee. Click on a specific doctor link to obtain more information about their areas of expertise, background, professional affiliations, office locations and contact information.

Vanderbilt Thoracic Surgery Clinic
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN 37232

Distance: 38.6 miles

Locate a Cancer Center near Columbia, Tennessee

We have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers within a 100-mile radius of Columbia, Tennessee. Click on a specific cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, affiliated mesothelioma doctors and how to contact the cancer center.

Nashville, TN 37232
Distance: 38.6 miles

Locate Cancer Support Services Near Columbia

The following cancer support services may be of help to you while you are receiving treatment for mesothelioma. Support services for mesothelioma patients include patient transport, temporary housing, physical therapy and counseling.

Tennessee Treatment Support Services

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Columbia, Tennessee

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos at a commercial, residential or military site in Columbia, Tennessee, you may be entitled to compensation. Don’t lose your right to file a claim. You must act quickly and file your claim within the appropriate statute of limitations for the state of Tennessee.

Legal Help for Columbia Residents with Mesothelioma

Early, Lucarelli, Sweeney and Meisenkothen is a national law firm recognized for its representation of over 3,000 hardworking men and women who have been exposed to asbestos and diagnosed with mesothelioma. ELSM's experience in asbestos litigation spans four decades.

At Gori Julian and Associates, P.C., we have handled hundreds of mesothelioma lawsuits on behalf of people throughout the United States. This experience allows us to choose jurisdiction in which to file your case based on many factors including but not limited to state of residence, jobsites, and previous and current employers.

As one of the nation’s leading mesothelioma law firms, Simmons Hanly Conroy has a proven track record. Every mesothelioma lawyer at the firm is committed to helping families affected by mesothelioma and asbestos-related diseases.

Help for Columbia, Tennessee Mesothelioma Patients

Asbestos-Related News in Tennessee

Tennessee State Senator Has Mesothelioma From Asbestos Exposure

Chattanooga, TN - November 22, 2016

Former Tennessee State Senator Ray Albright was exposed to asbestos four decades ago, and now he is struggling with mesothelioma cancer as a result.

Thatcher Mills Burns to the Ground Causing Asbestos Concerns

Chattanooga, TN - July 19, 2016

The former Standard Coosa Thatcher Mills building burned to the ground last week, causing concerns about potential exposure to asbestos.

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Editor in Chief, Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance

Linda Molinari

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Lawyer for Mesothelioma Victims and Their Families

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