We are trial lawyers firm dedicated to litigating malpractice, negligence, civil rights, and wrongful death cases on your behalf.

Take the Fight to Them

Our mission is to compensate the victim’s loss that was the result of the tortfeasor’s rule-breaking and take away the tortfeasor’s short-term gain and ensure that others do not attempt the same thing. By enforcing the rules through the civil justice system, the number of injury victims will decrease and fewer companies, professionals, and other people will unfairly gain an advantage through their rule breaking.

Victory is Earned, Not Given

It’s just like the story of David and Goliath: when faced with an injury or insurance dispute, ordinary people and small businesses do not play on a level playing field. They often face tremendous obstacles from large insurance companies and giant corporations. As a trial team, we are committed to fully recovering the damages incurred by the negligence and greed of others through teamwork and communication.

Jury Verdicts Improve America

A jury is the conscience of our community; a jury’s verdict is the voice of our conscience. Throughout America’s history, juries have used their voice to improve life for all of us in numerous ways by entering large verdicts against those who chose to put profits ahead of our community. Jury’s are America’s way of improving the community and we are proud to exercise our 7th Amendment rights and prosecute cases that improve America.

Free Consultation + 100% Contingency

For most cases, there are no attorney’s fees unless we win your case. Unlike other firms which require upfront payment of costs, we advance all of the costs required to advance the case to settlement or trial.

Mesothelioma Overview

While there is still a lot to learn about mesothelioma, there is a great deal of information available. We know how hard it may be to sift through all the information on the internet, so we will continue to compile information and make it available to you. If you want alerts when we post new information, click here.

Symptoms Of Mesothelioma

Symptoms of mesothelioma are very similar to other types of lung-related diseases and can be difficult to diagnose.

These may include severe chest, hip or back pain, difficulty breathing and fluid in the lungs. Early symptoms of mesothelioma can be so subtle that they are often mistaken for everyday aches and pains

Treatment Options

New clinical trials and other cutting-edge treatments continue to emerge.

The best way to be sure you are getting the most up-to-date mesothelioma treatment is by choosing your care team from among doctors and other medical professionals who specialize in mesothelioma treatment.

Finding A Specialist

A patient may have several doctors treating different aspects of mesothelioma, including one or more specialists in such areas as oncology, thoracic surgery, and pulmonology.

View a list of U.S. physicians, by state, who can treat all types of mesothelioma.

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies in which a patient agrees to receive treatment using new approaches which are tested for safety and effectiveness.

Participation in clinical trials helps doctors discover and improve ways to prevent, diagnose, and treat mesothelioma.

Living with Mesothelioma

The news of you, a loved one, or anyone being diagnosed with mesothelioma is devastating, to say the least, as there is still no known cure.

Early stage mesothelioma patients often share the same hope as modern medicine evolves and more effective treatments are found.

Life Expectancy

The majority of mesothelioma patients do not survive beyond one or two years after their diagnosis, mostly due to being diagnosed after mesothelioma has reached advanced stages.

There have been major improvements, however, in both traditional and non-traditional treatments

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Mesothelioma Treatment and Care

The type of mesothelioma treatment you receive will depend on your diagnosis, stage, mesothelioma type and your overall health. The most common treatment types for mesothelioma are surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation.

Traditional Treatment

Typically, the traditional treatment for mesothelioma relies upon most of the same methods doctors use to fight most other forms of lung cancer. Because mesothelioma typically occurs many years after the patient’s initial exposure to asbestos, it is often hard to diagnose.

Non-Traditional Treatments

Today more and more doctors are accepting the fact that non-traditional treatments for mesothelioma may be useful, often in combination with traditional treatments. The aggressive nature of mesothelioma has both doctors and patients alike testing every available option.

Financial Assistance

A patient may have several doctors treating different aspects of mesothelioma, including one or more specialists in such areas as oncology, thoracic surgery, and pulmonology.

View a list of U.S. physicians, by state, who can treat all types of mesothelioma.

Choosing Your Care Team

Choosing your care team for mesothelioma treatment may seem like a difficult challenge.

Every patient deserves medical professionals with the proper training and experience. Furthermore, a care with whom the patient is comfortable with is an important factor as well.

Early Detection

Mesothelioma is an aggressive cancer that progresses rapidly once it’s diagnosed. As scientists struggle to find ways to better treat this still-fatal condition, they are at least finding ways to add time to people’s lives. But early detection is critical to being able to take advantage of newer approaches.

End Of Life Decisions

One of the most difficult tasks for anyone dealing with advanced mesothelioma will be putting their affairs in order and making end-of-life decisions.

These choices often affect loved ones as well. In doing so, however, a patient can relieve much of stress and increase the quality of life.

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In partnership with:

Scott Hendler, Attorney at Law

Scott began representing victims of asbestos-related diseases nearly three decades ago, before establishing Hendler Lyons Flores in 1993, in Dallas, Texas.

When all is said and done, the only thing that really matters is the respect and care you give your clients. Talking about how many clients you represented, or how much money you made or cases you won doesn’t mean anything if your clients have a negative experience with you.

Mesothelioma victims may be eligible for compensation toward medical bills, lost wages and other financial burdens through a plethora of legal avenues. A qualified, experienced mesothelioma attorney can help facilitate the financial help you deserve.


Mesothelioma Lawsuits Take Time

If you or a loved one have a mesothelioma or asbestos-related disease you may want to seriously consider speaking to an attorney sooner, rather than later.

The reason is simple: these types of cases can be extremely time sensitive and may involve filing a lawsuit against one or more large corporations, entail complicated litigation procedures, and intense settlement negotiations.


The Legal Process can Complicated

Most mesothelioma-related lawsuits never go to trial. Many cases end up being settled out of court and many others are settled during the trial process.

There are many steps and avenues along the way, including what type of trial to pursue, jury selection, presentation of evidence and testimony, settlement negotiations and much more.


Laws And Regulations Vary Among States

Each state has its own statute of limitations regarding how long you have to file a lawsuit once you are diagnosed.

It is best to consult with an attorney who can provide you with a clear overview of your case based on the mesothelioma related laws and regulations in your state.

Finding An Attorney

An attorney can help with access to over $32 billion in funds set aside specifically for victims of mesothelioma and their families. Often, cases are settled out of court and handled on a contingency basis, with no upfront costs to the attorneys handling the case.

Compensation for Veterans

There are a variety of compensation types for veterans and their families. Compensation may come from trust funds set aside for mesothelioma victims, settlements or trial verdicts.
For veterans, there are additional avenues for seeking compensation through the V.A.

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