Mendocino County Mesothelioma Attorneys
Many lawsuits arise involving people who live in Mendocino County and/or were exposed to asbestos there, at any number of industrial and manufacturing facilities around the county.
MENDOCINO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA OVERVIEW
The Mendocino County mesothelioma attorneys at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood bring cases arising in Mendocino County. The county is located on the North Coast of the state of California. Its northern border reaches Humboldt and Trinity counties. To the east are borders with Tehama, Glenn, and Lake counties. And to the south is Sonoma County. The Pacific Ocean runs along Mendocino County’s entire western border.
The Mendocino County population is over 85,000 people. Mendocino County is home to many cities and towns. The largest city is Ukiah and, the county seat is Mendocino. Mendocino is home to only 894 people, approximately. Other cities in Mendocino county include: Anchor Bay, Fort Bragg, Inglenook, Leggett, Mendocino, Navarro, Point Arena, Redwood Valley, Ukiah and Yorkville.
- Anchor Bay
- Dos Rios
- Fort Bragg
- Little River
- Point Area
- Potter Valley
- Redwood Valley
Mendocino County was founded in 1850, at the time that California achieved statehood. Mendocino was one of the original counties of California. Mendocino was named by some early Spanish navigators, to honor Mister Antonio de Mendoza, who was the Viceroy of New Spain.
The Mendocino County area was originally populated by the Yuki, Mattole, Round Valley, Sherwood Valley Rancheria of Pomo, Guidiville Rancheria of California and Eel River Athapaskan people. An important and relevant fact to mention about Mendocino County is that the Mendocino Indian Reservation was one of the first Indian reservations to be established in the state of California.
Mendocino County’s primary industry is tourism, generating income for the county since it is located along California’s northern coast, specifically on the Pacific Ocean. Mendocino County’s richness also extends to a good number of rivers, beaches, national and state protected parks, mountains, lakes, bays and lagoons. It also possesses good quality, public transportation (including six airports), and an impressive nine Indian reservations.
Mendocino County mesothelioma lawsuits can be handled in the Mendocino County Civil Court system, or often at other county courts throughout California. Mesothelioma lawsuits are designated complex litigation and are handled in the court’s dedicated Asbestos Department, in the main Mendocino courthouse, located at: Corner of State & Perkins Streets, 100 North State Street, Ukiah, CA 95482. Plaintiffs in mesothelioma lawsuits are often entitled to preference on the court’s trial calendars, allowing their cases to proceed quickly to trial and resolution.
PREVALENCE OF MENDOCINO COUNTY MESOTHELIOMA LAWSUITS
The Mendocino County attorneys at Kazan, McClain, Satterley and Greenwood bring the most favorable resolutions for our clients around California, including in Mendocino County.
According to the California Cancer Registry info, there were 2,525 Mendocino County mesothelioma cases between 2012 and 2017.
Many Mendocino County lawsuits involve exposure to asbestos that occurred in the county. The county includes ports and harbors along the ocean, as well as railroads and shipping facilities. These sites all historically used a lot of asbestos products and equipment. The county is also home to many industrial and manufacturing businesses that also used a lot of asbestos products.
Over the years, several worksites in Mendocino County have given rise to mesothelioma lawsuits, including:
- Agricultural operations – Agricultural
- Auto Body Shops – Automotive Repair
- Automotive, trucking and farm equipment repair oper. – Automotive Repair
- Commercial construction – Construction Site
- Georgia Pacific Board and Paper – Manufacturing Plant
- Louisiana Pacific/Fibreboard, Ukiah – Manufacturing Plant
- Masonite Plant, Ukiah – Manufacturing Plant
- Redwood Valley County Water District, Mendocino County – Construction Site
- Residential construction – Construction Site
- School construction – Construction Site (School)
- Water pipe installations – Construction Site
Mendocino County Cases involve industrial, food-processing, 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 attorneys at Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have brought successful asbestos exposure lawsuits arising from asbestos exposure at many types of worksites, including facilities and workplaces located in Mendocino County, such as:
- automobile plants
- chemical plants
- construction sites
- electric companies
- food-processing plants
- grocery retailers
- lumber yards
- manufacturing plants
- military facilities
- Navy ships
- oil refineries
The Mendocino County attorneys 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 take-home asbestos at their worksites in Mendocino County and brought the asbestos home on their work clothes.
The exposed workers in the Mendocino County lawsuits have received quality treatment at hospitals and medical centers throughout the county, where many leading experts practice. These treatment facilities include:
- Veterans Affairs Community Clinic – Ukiah
- Adventist Health – Ukiah and Willits
EXPERIENCE OF MENDOCINO COUNTY MESOTHELIOMA ATTORNEYS
The Mendocino County attorneys at Kazan McClain, Satterley & Greenwood have brought many successful mesothelioma cases on behalf of injured workers in many counties in California and will do the same and work as hard for injured workers in Mendocino County.
The Kazan Firm’s offices are located in the city of Oakland, California. The attorneys serve the entire state of California, including Mendocino County. They will travel to the county to meet and work with clients, gather evidence, and prosecute cases.
Over $4 billion injury verdicts and settlements for mesothelioma cases arising throughout California, Mendocino County and more, have been recovered by the Kazan Firm during more than four decades of work and experience. Injury Verdicts and Settlements Awards that have granted us the position of being one of the best Law Firms in the state of California.
CONTACT THE MENDOCINO COUNTY ATTORNEYS
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, contact us now to speak with one of our partners. The Mendocino County mesothelioma attorneys at Kazan McClain, Satterley & Greenwood will bring their decades of expertise and success to your claim for mesothelioma caused by asbestos exposure in Mendocino County. We can be reached 24/7 via live chat, telephone or by filling out the form on this page. 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.