No Fees or Costs
Unless We Win
to talk to a lawyer about your case
No Upfront Fees
when we take on your case
No Upfront Fees
while we work on your case
PWHD offers a free consultation and charges no fees or costs to talk to a lawyer about your case. There are also no upfront fees to retain our services and no upfront fees while we investigate and work on your case.
If we help secure a settlement or verdict, we charge a percentage of the compensation obtained on your behalf. The lawyer working on your case will discuss the exact percentage, which may vary depending on the particulars of your case.
Why Would a Law Firm Work on a Contingency Fee Basis?
At PWHD, we believe that everyone should have access to high quality legal representation. Our goal is to level the playing field for our clients and to help provide them with an opportunity to obtain fair and just compensation for the injuries that they may have sustained.
We have many years of experience handling damages claims and a proven record of success. This enables us to take on cases without asking our clients for any upfront fees or service charges.
The lawyers, paralegals and support staff at our firm are prepared to protect your bests interests during each stage of the litigation process.
What Happens During the Initial Consultation?
The initial consultation is completely free and confidential. We will be able to review your claim and determine whether you may be eligible for compensation. You can learn more about how our fees work and ask us any questions you may have about the legal process.
Should your case qualify for compensation and you decide to hire our firm, we will ask you or your agent to sign some authorizations and a retainer agreement, obtain the necessary records, investigate your case, and fully prosecute your claims.
What is the Process Once the Case is Resolved?
After a settlement is agreed upon or the jury reaches a verdict, you will be given a full and complete accounting of the proceeds obtained to include the total amount of compensation obtained on your behalf and our fees for legal representation. This statement will also include the amount of any costs we advanced in pursuit of your claims, and any outstanding bills or liens.
No funds will be distributed until the closing statement has been reviewed and signed by you.
Are There Other Fee Arrangements Used by Law Firms?
There are law firms that require a down payment or retainer fee before working on a case however at PWHD, our cases are handled on a contingency fee basis.
How Can I Speak with a PWHD Lawyer?
Asbestos victims and their loved ones can reach out to PWHD to learn more about a potential lawsuit and ask any questions that they may have about it.
We are available 24/7 at 1-800-459-1881 where you will be able to speak with a representative of our firm. You may also complete our Free Case Evaluation form and a representative from our firm will be in contact shortly.
With more than 45 years of experience, our lawyers have represented many different victims of asbestos exposure, recovering millions of dollars in compensation from settlements and verdicts.