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Respiratory disease compensation lawyers

Work related illness

For many people respiratory disease can lead to severe illness which can affect the sufferer and their family financially. Some symptoms take months or years to become apparent, so it is common for people to seek legal advice long after their employment has ceased.

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Mr Kevin Johnson of LEIGH DAY in Liverpool
Occupational disease lawyer
Asbestos disease lawyer
Personal injury - Fellow
I am a solicitor and partner at Leigh Day based in Liverpool and specialise in claims on behalf of asbestos disease sufferers.  I have been doing this type of work since 1996 and was previously a partner at John Pickering and Partners... Read more
Miss Bridget Collier of FIELDFISHER in Manchester
Occupational disease lawyer
Asbestos disease lawyer
Personal injury - Senior Litigator
Bridget has always worked for Claimants and has over 20 years experience.  She is a senior associate at Fieldfisher in their team claiming compensation for asbestos related diseases for those in the North of England including Manchester and... Read more
Mr Bob Tarren of ROBERT TARREN SOLICITORS in Bristol
Occupational disease lawyer
Asbestos disease lawyer
Personal injury - Senior Litigator
I have approaching 20 yearsā€™ experience of acting for  victims of asbestos exposure at work and their families.  I will always visit you at home and I will always act on a no win no fee basis so that you can be confident there will be no... Read more
Mr James Walsh of GA SOLICITORS in Plymouth
Occupational disease lawyer
Asbestos disease lawyer
Personal injury legal practice
Personal injury - Fellow
Telephone: 01752 203536 Email: james.walsh@GAsolicitors.com James is a Partner and Head of the Asbestos Litigation Team at GA Solicitors in Plymouth. James is one of the South West's leading industrial disease litigators, renowned particularly for... Read more
Mr Jeremy Horton of BRACHERS LLP in Maidstone
Occupational disease lawyer
Asbestos disease lawyer
Personal injury legal practice
Personal injury - Senior Litigator
Jeremy is the lead Partner of Brachers' Personal Injury and Industrial Disease team and specialises in serious and complex personal injury claims, usually for claimants, but occasionally for defendants. Expertise Industrial and occupational disease... Read more

All firms will probably provide the first half hour of your consultation free of charge, either by telephone or in person.

 

Types of respiratory disease

  • Emphysema
  • Pneumoconiosis
  • Silicosis
  • Bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Tuberculosis
  • Asbestosis

Claiming compensation for respiratory disease

If you are suffering from respiratory disease and you believe the cause may be work-related, you are might be entitled to some sort of compensation. Your next step should be to discuss the details of your illness and working conditions with one of our respiratory disease lawyers.

Only accredited specialist respiratory disease lawyers are listed on this page.

It is strongly recommended that you should consult with two or three accredited injury lawyers before making a decision on who to instruct.

Specialist accreditation

APIL provides accreditation for lawyers who practice in personal injury law, and who specialise in particular fields, including occupational disease.

Specialist accreditation shows that an APIL accredited occupational disease lawyer has achieved a very high standard of expertise and competence and actually specialises in this area of the law.

Occupational disease lawyer

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