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Date: July 8, 2022

Partner Kasia Nowak Discusses Asbestos Litigation with CLM Magazine

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Date: July 8, 2022
by foleyandmansfield

Partner Kasia Nowak Discusses Asbestos Litigation with CLM Magazine

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Chicago Partner Kasia Nowak was interviewed for an article in CLM Magazine, a publication of the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance. The article, titled “A Toxic Tale of Exposure,” features a discussion of Kasia’s experience with asbestos litigation cases, including one of her most memorable claims involving asbestos exposure. Read more about Kasia’s practice here.

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