Settlements & Verdicts

$4,250,000

Verdict for an 81 year old man diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Our client worked as an electrician and was exposed to asbestos containing insulation when working in the engine spaces onboard Naval ships at Lockheed Shipyard in Seattle in 1970 and 1971.

$3,929,674

Settlements to a 69 year old man diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Our client served as a machinist in the Navy on ships where he was exposed to asbestos containing insulation, gaskets and packing. He was also exposed to asbestos brought home by his father who worked at a Naval Ship Yard.

$6,877,500

Settlements for a 37 year old woman with mesothelioma.

Our client was a 37 year old woman diagnosed with mesothelioma. She was exposed to asbestos products from her father who worked in telephone line maintenance at Pacific Northwest Bell, n/k/a Century Link.

$5,130,862

Settlements to a 62 year old man diagnosed with mesothelioma.

Our client was exposed to asbestos brought home by his father who worked as a pipefitter at Lockheed Shipyard, insulating materials at Bethlehem Steel in Seattle, to asbestos insulation in the Navy, and to joint compounds.

Our Key Wins

We have achieved many significant victories in mesothelioma settlements for our clients. Here are just a few settlements that illustrate our track record of success. Altogether BDOU has negotiated more than $900 million in settlements for its Pacific Northwest clients.

$6.8 million

To a woman diagnosed with mesothelioma at age 37

She was exposed to asbestos products from her father who worked in telephone line maintenance at Pacific Northwest Bell, now known as CenturyLink.

$5.6 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 58

He worked as a painter’s helper onboard the USS Ranger at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard from 1975 to 1976.

$4.9 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 62

He was exposed to asbestos from his father worked as a pipefitter at Todd and Lockheed Shipyards and carried asbestos home on his clothing and person.

$4.6 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 63

He was exposed to asbestos while working as an electrician for St. Regis Paper Mill in Tacoma and at the Lockheed shipyard in Seattle.

$3.7 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 77

He worked as a water worker for the Cedar River Water Sewer District.

$3.3 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 67

He worked as an electrician onboard numerous ships while working at Todd Shipyard in Seattle.

$3.3 million

TO A WOMAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 33

She was exposed to asbestos from household construction projects and from the asbestos brought home from Alcoa Wenatchee Works on her grandfather’s work clothes.

$3.2 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 60

He was exposed to asbestos at various jobsites in Western Washington, including University of Washington Health Sciences and Medical Center, Hiawatha Community Center, King County District Court, and Pacific Northwest Bell.

$3.1 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 40

He was exposed to asbestos products used or disturbed while the ferries were being maintained or repaired in shipyards, including Todd and Lockheed Shipyards in Seattle.

$3.0 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 57

He worked as a water department worker for the City of Walla Walla.

$3.0 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 75

He worked as a pipefitter at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard in Bremerton, Washington.

$2.9 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 69

He was a lifelong mechanic and worked for the Snohomish County PUD in Everett.

$2.8 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 63

He was exposed to asbestos containing gaskets, packing and insulation as a boiler operator while serving in the U.S. Navy from 1976 to 1977 and at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard.

$1.4 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 72

He worked as an insulator onboard numerous ships at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and various other shipyards from 1945 to 1967.

$1.4 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 63

He was exposed to asbestos while working at Crown Zellerbach in Portland, Oregon, at an Alcoa Aluminum Plant; and as a delivery driver and stocker at a NAPA store.

$1.4 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 64

He was exposed to asbestos in Portland, Oregon when he worked on his own home remodeling projects. He worked with drywall, joint compound and sheetrock panels.

$1.3 million

TO A MAN DIAGNOSED WITH MESOTHELIOMA AT AGE 61

He was exposed to asbestos as a senior plant engineer at the Hanford Nuclear Facility.