When you receive a diagnosis of malignant mesothelioma, chances are, it’s because you’ve been exposed to asbestos. That’s why you need an asbestos attorney to represent you.

Why should you consider hiring an asbestos or mesothelioma cancer lawyer?

Having malignant mesothelioma and intending to file a court case is a battle like no other, for many reasons:

Malignant mesothelioma is rare – when compared to many other cancers, it is

It is a cancer that can be difficult to diagnose – Because it is rare and because it can appear in areas of the body where other cancers can occur, this cancer is difficult to diagnose

Malignant mesothelioma is deadly – When most people are diagnosed, they have only about a year to live

Treating this malignancy is expensive – Getting the medical care you need can bankrupt you

Most malignant mesothelioma is caused by asbestos exposure – This exposure wasn’t accidental; it was a part of doing many jobs. And many of the employers knew their employees worked with asbestos and knew how dangerous it was.

Because of these aspects of malignant mesothelioma, you need an experienced asbestos attorney.

What attributes make-up an excellent asbestos lawyer?

When you’ve been diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma, handling your legal needs requires a special lawyer who is:

Experienced – In the medical and legal complexity of these cases

Efficient – Because most malignant mesothelioma clients have only a year to live, having an asbestos attorney who knows how to move these cases through the legal system quickly is important

Producing positive outcomes – With an experienced and efficient asbestos lawyer, you are more likely get a positive outcome for your case

These attributes are only the beginning of selecting the best asbestos lawyer you can find. There are additional characteristics that are just as important.

Additional characteristics

Focused on you, the client – What also makes a good asbestos attorney is his or her focus on you, the client

Empathetic – You are going through a very difficult health process and now you will also be going through a legal process. You need an asbestos attorney who understands that and who will listen to you with empathy

Understands the stakes are high – You need an attorney who not only appreciates the difficult health situation you are in but who also understands that it is about the needs of your family when you are no longer with them.

At Vogelzang Law, we know that your mesothelioma diagnosis comes with a lot of questions and uncertainty about the future and that individuals and their families need to focus on medical care above all else. We have relationships with leading mesothelioma physicians around the country, which has allowed us to become very knowledgeable about what an individual and their loved ones can expect after receiving a mesothelioma diagnosis.

We treat each client like family; we understand the pressures you and your family are facing during this difficult time and are truly dedicated to learning all the details of your case. By putting our clients’ unique cases at the center of our priorities, we give you the voice of justice that needs to be heard. You can count on Vogelzang Law to be there every step of the way to offer the support and resources you and your family need during this difficult time. 

One other attribute that only a select few malignant mesothelioma attorneys have is personal experience with and deep understanding of the medical aspects of mesothelioma cancer. When you can find an attorney who is also a mesothelioma physician or who has a close family member who is, then you will have found the best mesothelioma attorney.


Our commitment to justice is most important. We believe those responsible for your asbestos-related disease need to be held accountable. There is no cost to file a lawsuit for your asbestos exposure until we recover for you.


Our team makes every effort to travel to your preferred location to discuss the details of your case. We know the importance of being near your family and friends in the comfort of your home; let us come to you.


We want you to focus on your health and aim to make this complicated process as simple for you as possible. Not only will we meet you for a free consultation but when you choose Vogelzang Law you will have our entire family of staff available to assist you in completing any necessary paperwork, make all trial preparations, refer you to any needed additional resources, and answer all of your questions.

Contact our offices today to speak with our experienced legal team. We are here for you.