Wrongful Death Accidents Can and Do Happen in Seattle
If you have lost a loved one or family member as a result of negligence or misconduct on the part of another, we have a compassionate wrongful death attorney team who can guide you through the complicated process of filing a civil action of charging another to recover damages.
A consultation with our wrongful death attorney will provide important information such as the need to prove your case to win, that the misconduct need not be criminal, and that damage awards can be very high.
In order for you to bring a successful cause of action in the case of death as a result of negligence or misconduct of another, there are certain key elements that must be present:
- The death of a person
- Death caused by negligence of another, or with intent to cause harm
- Surviving family members suffering monetary injury as a result of the death
- A personal representative for the estate of the decedent
For legal guidance in determining if a wrongful death lawsuit is the right course of action for you, call our law offices serving the Seattle area to schedule a consultation.
Wrongful Death Attorney Serving the Seattle Community
The following is an example of causes of death caused by negligence of another that may lead to a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of the decedent’s estate:
- Medical malpractice
- Defective products resulting in death
- Effects of pharmaceutical drugs leading to premature death
- Vehicle and pedestrian accidents and injuries
We have an experienced wrongful death attorney team serving the Seattle community that can provide legal guidance by reviewing your case, providing an explanation of your rights, and establishing a basis for your lawsuit claim.
Our success as a law firm providing some of the strongest legal protections is due in part to our understanding of working closely with our clients for the full duration of the lawsuit.
Call us to schedule a consultation to determine your legal recourse.
A Wrongful Death Lawsuit – Help for the Seattle Resident
When we work on a wrongful death lawsuit, not only do we pay close attention to even the most minute detail affecting the case, but our clients have the full attention of our wrongful death attorney team.
Our attorney and associates stand ready to provide assistance and legal guidance by reviewing your case, explaining your rights and establishing a basis for your claim.
For example, they can assist in obtaining compensation for a number of issues related to the death of your loved one, including:
- Medical expenses
- Funeral costs
- Hospital expenses
- Pain and suffering of decedent prior to death
Call our Ladenburg McKasy Durkin Inc. P.S. law offices serving the Seattle area for a consultation to determine if a lawsuit is the right course of action for you. 253-777-1900