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Expert Asbestos Compensation Lawyers

We have a proud history of fighting for asbestos victims and winning. Your case is our cause.
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We Lead The Way In Asbestos Compensation Claims

Slater and Gordon has acted for more than 2,500 mesothelioma sufferers during the past 25 years and many others suffering from asbestos related lung cancer and asbestosis.

We resolved the first negligence claims for asbestos sufferers in the 1970's and conducted the first successful asbestos related cancer common law claim in Australia in 1984.

Our history and experience in running asbestos claims means that your case will be handled with skill and deliver you the best possible outcome.

Jo Wade

Why It's Important To Get Expert Advice

Our asbestos lawyers have many years of experience in this area of the law, providing you with a personalised service for the best result possible.

Our lawyers have handled many asbestos claims throughout their careers and are highly empathetic, but also understand what it takes to win a claim and have the determination to fight on your behalf. 

Above all, we'll work hard and quickly to achieve the best outcome for clients and their families, allowing them to focus on their health and spending time with their loved ones.

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Making an Asbestos Claim

If you have been exposed to asbestos and have been diagnosed with an asbestos related disease, you may be able to claim compensation. The vast majority of people diagnosed with an asbestos related disease in Australia have valuable rights to compensation.

To make an asbestos claim, we must:

  • Prove that you have a medical condition caused by exposure to asbestos
  • Establish when, where and how you were exposed to asbestos

Our dedicated team will help you get started with this process.

No Win - No Fee*

Our No Win - No Fee* Arrangement

Slater and Gordon's No Win - No Fee* scheme is available for asbestos-related claims. The scheme is designed to help those whose financial circumstances might otherwise deny them access to legal representation.

Under the No Win - No Fee* arrangement, you do not pay for professional fees unless your case is successful. You will receive a document setting out the details of the scheme after your first appointment.

Here's What We Can Offer You

At Slater and Gordon, we provide our asbestos clients with a holistic legal service and explore all legal angles available to clients.

  • We're leaders - we pioneered asbestos litigation and have helped thousands of asbestos victims obtain fair compensation over 25 years.
  • Our knowledge- we have developed an extensive database of more than 3,000 asbestos products and their uses, which tells us how people have been exposed to asbestos, what products were manufactured with asbestos and by whom.
  • Our expert team - we have Accredited Specialists in Personal Injury Law working in our asbestos litigation team and we will work hard for you and give you and your family the attention you deserve.
  • We'll come to you - our lawyers will travel to see you at home or hospital, removing the need to travel.
  • No Win - No Fee* arrangement - our asbestos claims are run on a No Win - No Fee* basis.
  • Social work services - we are the only legal firm to provide support to asbestos clients through our social work services.

Ready To Make An Enquiry? Your Case Is Our Cause.

If you or a family member has been diagnosed with an asbestos related disease, simply call us or fill out your details below and we’ll contact you.

What Happens Next

  • Contact us and tell us your story
  • If we think we can help, you will be offered an appointment with an asbestos lawyer
  • During your appointment your lawyer will be able to determine if your claim has merit
  • If so, we will offer you our No Win – No Fee arrangement
  • Sign up and we’ll begin working on your case

 

 

*No Win No Fee Conditions: Please visit www.slatergordon.com.au/firm/legal-costs/no-win-no-fee