If you or someone you love was injured or became ill after exposure to a toxic chemical, you may be eligible for compensation to cover your economic and noneconomic damages. A Nashville environmental lawyer from The Cochran Firm - Nashville can help you identify the responsible party and hold them accountable. We file environmental and toxic tort cases for clients across Tennessee and help them recover the compensation to which they are entitled.
The Cochran Firm was founded by legendary attorney Mr. Johnnie Cochran Jr. The Cochran Firm has grown to become a national firm focused on personal injury and civil litigation. Our client testimonials provide a snapshot of what we do for those who entrust us with their legal issues. We listen, take the time to understand your needs, answer all your questions and concerns, and, most importantly, fight for justice on your behalf.
To learn more about The Cochran Firm - Nashville and how our environmental lawyers can help you today, call us at 615-651-7451.
Environmental and Toxic Torts in Nashville, Tennessee
The Cochran Firm is a nationwide legal team with a local branch that serves clients in Nashville and surrounding areas while helping them pursue environmental and toxic tort claims. Our team has a background in seeking damages for clients who have been exposed to harmful chemicals and substances. Our Nashville environmental lawyers can help you collect the money you need to put this challenging time behind you.
Asbestos Exposure Can Lead to Many Health Complications
Asbestos was a popular substance used to insulate buildings for many decades. Because of its efficacy at trapping heat, it was seen as a cheap and efficient material for use in major construction projects, such as office buildings, apartment complexes, and college dormitories.
Over the years, however, asbestos became linked with a host of respiratory and lung ailments, including mesothelioma.
If you or someone you love was exposed to asbestos and later suffered an illness you believe was connected to your exposure, The Cochran Firm - Nashville will fight for compensation. Even if many years have passed since you were first exposed, we can find who was responsible, gather evidence, and hold them liable for your related losses.
Exposure to Other Chemicals
The Nashville environmental attorneys can help you or your loved one recover damages for injuries or illnesses due to exposure to many toxic chemicals.
Whether your illness resulted from exposure to lead, pesticides, beryllium, manganese, or any of the dozens of other substances now known to be toxic for human exposure, we will investigate the situation, determine who should have prevented your condition, and pursue a claim against that party on your behalf.
We Help You
Exposure to toxic chemicals and drugs can lead to a long list of injuries and illnesses. The Cochran Firm - Nashville can fight to help you hold the responsible party or parties liable.
We can help you recover economic and noneconomic damages for following ailments and more:
- Acute or chronic leukemia
- Hodgkin’s disease (a type of lymphoma)
- Lung disease
- Respiratory ailments
Even if your particular illness or injury does not appear on this list, we can still help you take on the responsible party and recover a monetary settlement. To see how a Nashville environmental lawyer can assist with your case, call The Cochran Firm - Nashville at 615-651-7451.
A Successful Case Can Cover Your Losses
The Cochran Firm - Nashville wants to do all that we can to help you start rebuilding your life.
Should your case be successful, you may be able to pursue financial recovery to pay for the following losses:
- Medical expenses
- Lost wages
- Diminished earning capacity
- Childcare costs
- Pain and suffering
- Emotional trauma
If a loved one passed away due to exposure, you may have the opportunity to file a wrongful death claim.
Damages for these types of losses may include:
- Funeral and burial costs
- Various end-of-life services, such as hospice
- Loss of consortium
- Loss of household benefits and parental guidance
- Loss of inheritance
Depending on when your loved one passed away will determine how long you have to act. Failure to pursue action outside of the state’s statute of limitations may impact your ability to pursue compensation.
Call for a Free Case Evaluation Today
We offer clients the opportunity to have their cases evaluated by a member of our team at no cost or obligation. We will explain your legal rights, make sure you understand all your options, and prepare you for what to expect in the weeks and months to come.
If you or your loved one was injured from exposure to a harmful chemical or substance, The Cochran Firm - Nashville wants to hear from you today. For a free, no-obligation case evaluation, call us at 615-651-7451.