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Wrongful Death: Helpful Steps

On Behalf of | Oct 20, 2018 | Wrongful Death

When your loved one has died due to the negligence of someone or some party, it can be really hard to move on. Death is hard anyway. Dealing with death because of someone else’s mistake can make seem unbearable. The trauma of death is real and to think that you may have to relive it in order to get justice seems unfair. This is why our wrongful death attorneys in California at Licata & Yeremenko, A Professional Law Corporation are here to help you. Our expert attorneys have the resources, education, and experience to get structure your claim. Many aren’t aware of wrongful death cases until they have to go through them. Our attorneys would never wish this kind of situation upon anyone, but if you find yourself looking at this blog and reviewing your options, here are some things you should know.

  • Wrongful Death is separate from a criminal charge. For example, in San Bernardino, a woman struck and killed a 14-year-old girl while the girl was walking to school. The woman is criminally charged for vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence. The driver a not guilty and the judgment is still waiting. The family of the young daughter can also file a wrongful death suit alongside this criminal charge. These two suits do not influence each other. The driver may lose the criminal and win the wrongful death or vice versa. The wrongful death suit can help in ensuring that the family.
  • Wrongful Death cases can affect by parents, guardians, spouses, partners, and immediate family.
  • Wrongful Death cases can help you get compensation for funeral arrangements, lost wages, future wages, medical bills, and emotional distress.

Why Do You Need an Attorney?

Feeling overwhelmed and depressed are common symptoms of losing a loved one. This is why you need an attorney to help you process this information and let us take care of it. Our wrongful death lawyers in California at Licata & Yeremenko, A Professional Law Corporation are here to listen to your story. We want to listen to your story and make sure that we have all the facts necessary to start your case. The more facts you can provide the easier our investigation. We will take care of interviewing potential witnesses, gathering evidence, and creating a strong case that represents your loved one.

Car accidents are just one kind of situation for a wrongful death claim. Anything another baby or other animal attacks, situations that include falls, premises liability accidents, drugs with side effects that can cause someone to contemplate suicide, parking structure accidents, contaminated food or drugs, boat or cruise ship drowning, airplane disasters, and helicopter or sightseeing crashes. Our wrongful death attorneys in California at Licata & Yeremenko, A Professional Law Corporation Law Firm are qualified to help you gather the case for your loved one. Losing someone to an accident or due to gross negligence is hard. Let our attorneys help you during this traumatic time. Your loved one’s death needs to be vindicated. Give us a call at 818-783-5757 or click here for more information on how we can help you.