The loss of a loved one is devastating under any circumstance. If that death was caused by the negligence of someone else, Our network of attorneys can help you. There are many causes of death by negligence; including medical malpractice resulting in death, auto accidents, defective products, accidents at work, among others. Our network of attorneys have the knowledge and experience to help you solve your case of negligent death in a satisfactory manner.We realize that money alone can never compensate you for the loss of a family member. But in our society, a wrongful death lawsuit is the means to obtain justice for people who have died because of the negligence of others. Our network of attorneys will be your strong advocate, fighting hard to obtain results for you.
Wrongful death claims are filed against defendants who are responsible for someone’s death either negligently or intentionally. A wrongful death claim can stem out of any kind of personal injury situation.Wrongful death claims allow the estate of the deceased person to file a lawsuit against the legally liable party/person. The lawsuit is filed by a representative of the estate, on behalf of surviving family members and other affected parties.
Wrongful Death Claims are filed in situations including:
- If the victim is intentionally killed
- If the victim dies as a result of medical negligence/malpractice
- Accident fatalities involving negligence
Wrongful Death claims can recover a variety of different damages. These include:
- Decedent’s medical bills
- Lost wages
- Pain and suffering before death
- Family’s loss of financial support from the decedent
- Loss of the decedent’s companionship