Encinitas Mesothelioma Lawyers
Encinitas mesothelioma lawyers represent individuals and their families who were diagnosed with an asbestos-related illness, including asbestosis, lung cancer, and mesothelioma resulting from their exposure to asbestos, talc or talcum powder. We offer hope to families whose lives have been tragically and irreversibly affected by mesothelioma and other asbestos related diseases.
ENCINITAS, CALIFORNIA OVERVIEW
Encinitas, California is a coastal city in San Diego County. According to the 2022 United States Census Bureau, Encinitas’s estimated population is 61,369. Encinitas is about 26 miles from San Diego, 14.7 miles from Camp Pendleton, and 69 miles from the United States-Mexican border. While the town was settled around 1881, Encinitas was not formally incorporated as a city until October 1, 1986.
Encinitas and San Diego County are the ancestral home of the Kumeyaay people that generally encompass the Diegueno, Tapai and Ipai tribes. Other tribes that made their home in the area, include the Cupeno, the Luiseño, and Cahuilla Indians. In Encinitas the Kumeyaay people had a village near the San Elijo Lagoon. Today, the San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve accommodates nearly 300 different bird species during the yearly migration.
Encinitas lies on part of an 1842 Mexican Land Grant awarded to Andres Ybarra. Ybarra’s land grant was upheld by the United States land-patent commission on April 18, 1871. Encinitas is made up of five separate coastal communities, encompassing New Encinitas, Old Encinitas, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Olivenhain and Leucadia which all voted to create one city in 1986. Although now one city, the five communities preserve their unique characteristics along the coast and in the hills.
Encinitas is known for its impeccable beaches, famous surf, rolling hills, and rugged cliffs. It also is known for its extensive collection of nurseries, gardens and as a top producer of poinsettias. Swami’s beach in Encinitas is rated in the top five surfing locations in the world and is named after Swami Vivekananda who introduced Yoga to the United States in 1893. His Self Realization Fellowship owns 13 acres overlooking the Ocean and includes an ashram, a retreat center and a main temple.
Encinitas is a quaint suburban beach community with a reasonable commute to San Diego. Tourist enjoy the 100 year history of the town, the panoramic views, famous architect in the downtown area, botanical gardens and unique lagoons.
PREVALENCE OF ENCINITAS MESOTHELIOMA LAWSUITS
The mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood work throughout California and will come to your home in Encinitas to discuss your work history, and to guide you through the mesothelioma lawsuit process. Exposure to asbestos, talc or talcum powder may have taken place many years in the past, and generally, it is necessary to take a detailed work history to determine exposure.
Many Encinitas mesothelioma lawsuits involve exposure to asbestos that occurred in the city or in the surrounding area. Encinitas mesothelioma lawsuits have been brought based on asbestos exposure that occurred at many nearby worksites around the city, including:
- Agricultural operations – Agricultural workers
- Auto Body Shops – Various
- Automotive, Trucking and Farm Equip. Repair Operations – Mechanics
- Naval Air Station-Countywide
- San Diego Gas & Electric-Construction-Countywide
- Shipyards- Ship Builders/ Repair Workers-Countywide
Encinitas mesothelioma cases may involve industrial, residential and construction exposure to asbestos by many different kinds of workers, in a variety of industrial jobs, trades, and occupations, including:
- Construction Workers
- Flooring Installers
- Foundry Workers
- Home Repair
- HVAC Repair
- Iron Workers
- Machine Operators
- Marine Engineers
- Pipe Installation
- Public Works projects
- Sheetmetal Workers
- Vehicle Repair
The Encinitas mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have brought successful asbestos exposure lawsuits arising from asbestos exposure at many types of worksites across California, including:
- automobile plants
- chemical plants
- construction sites
- electric companies
- food-processing plants
- grocery retailers
- lumber yards
- manufacturing plants
- military facilities
- Navy ships
- oil refineries
- power plants
The Encinitas mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have also brought successful “take home” mesothelioma lawsuits on behalf of spouses and family members of workers who were exposed to asbestos at their worksites in Encinitas and inadvertently brought the asbestos dust home on their work clothes.
Asbestos exposed workers in Encinitas mesothelioma lawsuits have received treatment at hospitals and medical centers within San Diego County, and throughout Southern California. These San Diego County mesothelioma treatment facilities include:
- Kaiser Permanente – Carlsbad, El Cajon, Escondido, La Mesa, Escondido, San Diego (Bonita), San Marcos, Vista
- Sutter Health/Surgery Division – Carlsbad, San Diego (La Jolla), Chula Vista
- University of California Health Care: UC San Diego – Moores Cancer Center – San Diego (La Jolla), Chula Vista, Vista
- Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Clinic – San Diego
- Veterans Affairs Clinic – Chula Vista, Escondido, Oceanside, San Diego
EXPERIENCE OF ENCINITAS MESOTHELIOMA LAWYERS
The Encinitas mesothelioma lawyers of Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have brought hundreds of successful mesothelioma cases on behalf of workers injured throughout California, including San Diego County and in the city of Encinitas.
Encinitas mesothelioma lawsuits are handled in the San Diego County civil court system. Plaintiffs in San Diego County mesothelioma lawsuits are often entitled to preference on the court’s trial calendars, allowing their cases to proceed quickly to trial and resolution.
The offices of the mesothelioma law firm of Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood are located in the Jack London Square neighborhood of Oakland, California. The Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood mesothelioma lawyers are able to file mesothelioma lawsuits in Encinitas, in San Diego County and throughout California.
For nearly five decades, the Encinitas mesothelioma law firm of Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have recovered over $4 billion dollars in jury verdicts and settlements in mesothelioma cases arising throughout California, including in the city of Encinitas.
CONTACT THE ENCINITAS MESOTHELIOMA LAWYERS
If you or a family member have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, contact us now to speak with one of our partners. The Encinitas mesothelioma lawyers at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood will bring their decades of expertise and success to your claim for mesothelioma caused by asbestos exposure in Encinitas. To get a free consultation with one of our mesothelioma attorneys, please call 1-888-887-1238, fill out the form on this page or use our live chat widget. We can be reached around the clock.