Mesothelioma Lawyers

Founded in 1999, Simmons Hanly Conroy is a leading national law firm committed to the fight against mesothelioma. Serving mesothelioma patients across the United States, including Jacksonville, Florida, our mesothelioma lawyers have seen firsthand the pain a mesothelioma diagnosis can cause. If you or a family member has been affected by mesothelioma or other asbestos-related cancer, our lawyers are here to ensure that your case is treated with the personal attention it deserves.

Florida has a unique set of laws that can impact mesothelioma and asbestos exposure cases. While each asbestos litigation case is unique, certain laws impose time limitations on how long you can wait to file a mesothelioma or asbestos lawsuit. If you have specific questions, our lawyers can offer detailed information on pursuing asbestos litigation.

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Jacksonville Asbestos Sites

While asbestos is regulated in the United States, it has not been completely banned. A number of work sites and buildings throughout the U.S, including Jacksonville, have been linked to asbestos exposure.

In Florida, asbestos was used in power plants, shipyards and at NASA facilities, including the Kennedy Space Center. The following offers a partial list of areas and buildings around Jacksonville which may have contained asbestos. Please note this is not a complete list, and it does not necessarily reflect current conditions. If you are experiencing any symptoms related to asbestos exposure and mesothelioma, please consult with your physician immediately.

  • Alton Box Plant
  • Anheuser – Busch Brewery
  • Arizona Chemical Corp. Headquarters Building
  • Bellinger Shipyard
  • Gibbs Shipyard
  • Jacksonville Shipyard
  • St. Regis Paper Mill
  • U.S. Gypsum Plant
  • Union Camp Chemical Plant

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Learn more about filing a mesothelioma lawsuit

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Asbestos Litigation, Your Guide to the Legal Process.

Filing a mesothelioma lawsuit can help you cover medical expenses and secure your family’s future well-being for years to come. Our mesothelioma lawyers will make the process as easy as possible for you and guide you through the legal system. Learn more about what to expect when filing a mesothelioma lawsuit by downloading our free introductory guide.

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Our Mesothelioma Clients

Every person diagnosed with mesothelioma or another asbestos-related disease has a unique story. Here at Simmons Hanly Conroy, we believe there is power in sharing those stories.

As you learn about our clients’ stories, please understand that recovery results vary. No two stories are exactly alike and the mesothelioma recovery reflects the unique parts of each person’s story.

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John Simmons is a founder and Chairman of Simmons Hanly Conroy. After serving in the U.S. Army, he went on to earn his Doctor of Law degree from Southern Methodist University School of Law. He has helped recover some of the biggest verdicts and settlements in asbestos litigation history and is rated as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers.