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Asbestos Exposure

The tide of new asbestos litigation has not abated to the extent many expected even five or ten years ago.  Particularly, given the bankruptcy of most of the manufacturers of asbestos-containing products, corporations operating in all facets of our economy are now targets of the plaintiffs’ bar.  Thorpe Shwer attorneys have decades of experience defending against claims of illness due to asbestos exposure from diminished lung capacity to mesothelioma.  We have an deep understanding of the legal arguments that successfully defeat exposure claims, as well as established relationships with some of the most preeminent defense experts in the areas of industrial hygiene, pathology, state of the art, and historical knowledge and standards.