Lack of Personal Jurisdiction Dismissal of Client in Asbestos Exposure Case

Grant Lingg and William C. “Chris” Gibson obtained a Fed. R. Civ. P. 12 (b)(2) dismissal for a client in an alleged multiple location-asbestos exposure action pending in the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington.  The basis of the dismissal was the plaintiff’s failure to establish the Court’s personal jurisdiction over the client in the litigation.