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HUSCH BLACKWELL: Nine Husch Blackwell Attorneys Selected for 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

By Press release submission | Jan 29, 2019

Nine attorneys from Husch Blackwell’s Chicago office have been named to the 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.

Insurer alleges motorist's negligence injured client

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 7, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — An insurance company is suing a motorist, alleging negligence caused injuries to the plaintiff's client.

HUSCH BLACKWELL LLP: Husch Blackwell Elects 25 to Partnership

By Press release submission | Dec 10, 2018

Husch Blackwell announced that 25 attorneys have been elected to the firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2019.

Suit alleges lung cancer caused by asbestos

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 16, 2018

A couple accuse several manufacturers of exposing them to asbestos.

Employers sued for asbestos exposure after worker develops lung cancer

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 16, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A couple is suing BMW Constructors Inc., Crown, Cork & Seal USA Inc. and Zurn Industries, et al, for the husband's alleged exposure to products containing asbestos.

Suit alleges asbestos exposure caused man's lung cancer

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 26, 2018

BELLEVILLE — The daughter of a laborer who died from lung cancer is suing several companies, alleging asbestos exposure.

Widow sues manufacturers for husband's death from alleged asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 26, 2018

The widow of a crane operator blames several manufacturing companies for the death of her husband.

Widow sues product manufacturers for husband's death

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 17, 2018

The surviving spouse of a man who died of lung cancer blames several manufacturers of the asbestos exposure that led to his death.

Widow sues asbestos products manufacturers over husband's death

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 31, 2018

A widow blames a group of manufacturers for allegedly exposing her husband to asbestos.

Companies' products led to lung cancer, couple says in suit

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 9, 2018

A former machine builder and millwright claims several companies' products exposed him to asbestos fibers.

Couple files asbestos lung cancer suit

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 2, 2018

A couple blames several product manufacturers for asbestos exposure, leading to the husband's diagnosis of lung cancer.

Lung-cancer victim sues asbestos-related companies for negligence

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 26, 2018

A lung-cancer victim is suing International Paper, Albany International, Trane US, 3M Company and other asbestos-related companies, alleging that negligence and failure to warn led to his ailment.

Veteran blames lung cancer on asbestos exposure from Blackmer Pump., others' products

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 20, 2018

BELLEVILLE – A Navy veteran alleges that his lung cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos during his military career and employment.

From Cook County Record

IL Bar Assn: State overreach threatens ability of property tax lawyers to work; State: Lawyers can't be appraisers

By Jonathan Bilyk | May 31, 2018

A Cook County judge could soon weigh in on a legal fight between Illinois’ largest association of lawyers and a state regulatory agency, over the question of whether that state agency has the authority to effectively bar Illinois property tax lawyers from offering estimates of a property’s value when representing property owners before a state or county property tax appeal board.

Complaint against Trane, others alleges man's cancer was caused by asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | May 15, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A former laborer alleges companies included asbestos fibers in their products.

Husband incurred medical expenses due to cancer diagnosis, St. Clair County lawsuit alleges

By Lhalie Castillo | May 15, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A couple alleges companies didn't warn workers about the effects of asbestos exposure to the husband's health.

Suit filed in St. Clair County says man responsible for medical bills after cancer diagnosis

By Lhalie Castillo | May 15, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A couple claims the husband incurred medical expenses after being diagnosed with cancer.

Estate administrator seeks damages from Garden Denver, others after man's lung cancer death

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 23, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A number of companies are being sued after a man died of lung cancer.

FedEx, driver sued over I-55 rear-end collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Apr 23, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A FedEx driver is accused of following a vehicle too closely in a crash on Interstate 55 in Pin Oak Township.

Suit claims Blackmer Pump, others didn't explain how to safely work around asbestos

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 11, 2018

BELLEVILLE — Two people are accusing a number of companies of not warning about the risks of working around asbestos.

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