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My family hired attorney Hughes for the wrongful death of my brother. Mr. Hughes worked very hard on our case, the results were excellent. I would recommend him to anyone needing an attorney, he is a very fair and kind person.
Carolyn, Chicago IL
Andrew took over my asthma claim with the railroad after a different law firm failed to meet expectations. Andrew’s unique expertise in the field of diesel related injury gave him the ability to build my case exceptionally well. When Andrew presented...
Steven, Chicago IL
From my very first contact with Andrew we have found him to be compassionate, hard working and trust worthy. In the eight months we were associated with Andrew we feel he has also become a friend of ours...
Ronald, Chicago IL
For the past two years Andrew Hughes has worked diligently in helping me with my case against the Norfolk Southern R.R. During this time he has kept me thoroughly informed about my case his expertise led to me getting a generous settlement...
Client, Chicago IL
Survey of Railroad Cancer ClaimsHughes Law Offices is providing case histories to inform visitors about actual case fact patterns and rulings.
Railroad carman died of pulmonary fibrosis following 18 years of welding.
Locomotive engineer in his early 60’s developed diesel asthma.
Railroad mechanic diagnosed with squamous cell oropharyngeal cancer.
Trainman died of nasopharyngeal cancer as a result of working on-board locomotives filled with diesel exhaust.
Retired railroad employee died of lung cancer as a result of workplace asbestos exposure.
61 year old railroad conductor diagnosed with interstitial fibrosis and an increased risk of lung cancer as a result of exposure to diesel exhaust.