California Wrongful Death Lawyer
If you have suffered from loss of a family member or friend, we want to express our sincere condolences.
Tragedies that result in the loss of a loved one are painful. The last thing you want to do, is deal with an unsympathetic insurance company in the wake of your loss.
As difficult as it is to wade through these challenging times, the wrongful death lawyers at Wilshire Law Firm are here to help. We will work to secure the justice that your deceased loved one deserves.
Wrongful Death Damages
It is impossible to put a price on a person’s life. There are certainly fixed costs that are incurred such as funeral expenses. There are also financial considerations such as the loss of an income within the deceased’s household. Beyond these more measurable financial burdens, there is the more difficult business of identifying the value of your pain and suffering, and loss of companionship.
Family members deserve compensation for their pain and suffering and expenses related the death of a loved one as well as the fixed costs mentioned above. The burden of those costs should be borne by the parties liable for the accident.
Wrongful Death Lawsuit
Representation of the family’s best interests is the goal of our attorneys when managing compensation negotiations or court proceedings against the liable party. Our attorneys are experts in the policies and limitations of insurance claims and work tirelessly for the family’s equitable compensation.
If you are interested in potentially pursuing a lawsuit in a wrongful death case, our experts can provide you with sound consultation about the merits of your case. Our legal consultants are available to answer all questions about the compensation and negotiation process, and will discuss necessary medical care and grief counseling that can help family members gain closure.
Developing a Case
In order to build a suitable legal case against the negligent party, our firm may employ private investigative services to secure evidence that accurately supports your allegations. Details of an accident can be obtained through eye witness accounts and by re-creating the events. Our technicians utilize scene reconstruction technology to provide persuasive physical and video evidence of negligence.
Testimony from doctors and financial advisers can attest to the possible financial strain resulting from the wrongful death accident to better establish a suitable compensation for personal damages. If medical treatment for emotional distress is not available through your current health insurance provider, the firm may arrange any recommended treatment. Professional medical care is available from our network of qualified physicians and psychiatrists. The costs will be secured, regardless of cost, by the future proceeds from the impending settlement.
Wrongful Death Cases
A wrongful death can occur from a number of accidents where there is a negligent party at fault, common accident types that result in wrongful death lawsuits include:
- Car Wrecks
- Construction Scenes
- Unsafe Work Environment
- Amusement Parks
- Drunk Drivers
- Pedestrians Struck by Motor Vehicles
Dealing With Loss
Grief is natural and expected when the death of someone you love is experienced. Adequately dealing with this grief is paramount in your recovery, and should be recognized as part of a wrongful death case.
Mental evaluations of any family member may be recommended to properly assess an appropriate treatment plan. Traumatic accidents can have devastating physiological effects on closely related family members and friends who will require extensive treatment involving costly counseling, medications, and ongoing maintenance. Our loss of life attorneys can present your claims for these costs and other losses to substantiate your compensation for the tragic and wrongful death of a loved one.
Free Wrongful Death Case Consultation
Our firm offers free case consultations for those dealing with a loss of life tragedy. Our team of wrongful death attorneys make themselves available to provide you with sound advice about your case. During your consultation, your expert will discuss with you, the details of your case and answer any questions that you may have. They will also explain the opportunities that are available to you, the rights that you are entitled to, as well as any restrictions or limitations.
Wilshire Law Firm represents clients under a contingency fee structure. Contingency fees require no immediate payment from you as a client. Instead, attorney compensation comes out of the final settlement or court award that we secure for you. The benefit of this fee structure, is that there is no out-of-pocket costs to you to pursue legal actions. This arrangement also aligns our interests with yours, as our payment is entirely dependent on our ability to achieve a positive outcome for your case.
Wilshire Law Firm – Your Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our attorneys have maintained a steady client focus that has earned the firm a reputation for tough, aggressive representation for all accident victims. If a loved one has recently died due to the negligence of others, please contact Wilshire Law Firm at (800) 522-7274 or by completing an online case consultation request form.