Scott Frost of Frost Law Firm, PC was recently recognized in the Top Verdicts of 2021: Opening Statements and Closing Arguments Litigation Packet published by the American Association for Justice® (AAJ®) for obtaining a verdict in a secondhand asbestos exposure case.
A South Carolina jury reached a unanimous decision in favor of Mr. Frost’s client Robert Weist, the surviving husband of Kathy Lynn Weist. Kathy Weist lost her life to mesothelioma at the age of 62 after experiencing secondhand asbestos exposure through fibers brought home on work clothing worn by her husband, father, and uncle.
After a four-day trial, the jury determined that Kraft Heinz Company and contracted company Metal Masters, Inc. were liable for Kathy Weist’s mesothelioma diagnosis and resulting damages.
As one of only thirteen jury verdicts included in this resource, this trial showcased the outstanding trial advocacy skills of Scott Frost and the transformative results he achieves for his clients.
“This case is an example of the exceptional work being done by AAJ trial lawyers across the country and I applaud their hard work and dedication to the pursuit of justice for injured individuals and their families,” said AAJ’s President, Navan Ward Jr. “This case and the others included in the Packet are a heartening reminder of how the work of trial lawyers protects communities and spurs safety innovations by holding bad actors accountable.”
Scott Frost and Frost Law Firm, PC are honored to be included and congratulate the other featured AAJ members for their zealous work on behalf of their clients.
About Scott Frost and Frost Law Firm, PC
Frost Law Firm, PC founding partner Scott L. Frost is an accomplished litigator with over two decades of experience representing victims of asbestos-related disease. His expertise encompasses mesothelioma litigation, product liability, unsafe medical devices, and benzene exposure cases. Mr. Frost’s hard work fighting negligent corporations has earned him a number of prestigious honors, awards, and appointments of leadership and of counsel positions. When not trying cases in courts across the country, Mr. Frost is a frequent presenter at asbestos conferences.
Each member of the Frost Law Firm, PC legal team is proud of the skilled and dedicated approach taken with each and every client served. Through decades of mesothelioma trial experience spanning the nation, the attorneys of Frost Law Firm, PC continue to demonstrate an unsurpassed commitment to advocating for victims of corporate asbestos exposure.
About the American Association for Justice
The American Association for Justice works to preserve the constitutional right to trial by jury and to make sure people have a fair chance to receive justice through the legal system when they are injured by the negligence or misconduct of others—even when it means taking on the most powerful corporations. Visit http://www.justice.org.