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California Wrongful Death Lawyer

Los Angeles Wrongful Death Attorneys with Decades of Experience

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California Wrongful Death Attorney

Accidents happen every day, but when someone’s life is forfeit at the hands of another’s negligent or willful act, family members who survived may be able to receive compensation for wrongful death. Regardless of how large the amount awarded for the case may be, it will never be enough to offset the devastation caused in these events, but the compensation may at least help the surviving family get back on their feet.

Regardless of how large the amount awarded for the case may be, it will never be enough to offset the devastation caused in these events, but the compensation may at least help the surviving family get back on their feet. Our experienced wrongful death attorneys will work to pursue compensation through proper settlements resolutions. 

Who can sue in a wrongful death claim? 

Depending on the state you are located in, there are certain types of people that can file a lawsuit for wrongful death claims. In California, these include:

  • Spouse
  • domestic partner
  • Children (this includes stepchildren or  adopted children)

 What is a wrongful death claim?

If someone acted in careless, reckless, or negligent ways that resulted in the death of another, that person can be held liable for the damage that they’ve caused to other individuals. In Los Angeles, this can include repayment for:

  • Value of the household income/services that the wrongfully deceased would have provided in the future.
  • Value of the income that surviving members would have received if not for the loved one’s death.
  • Loss in support, affection, comfort, love, and companionship.

In our years of experience with wrongful death cases, we’ve handled many claims that involved unfortunate deaths through:

  • Car, truck, and motorcycle accidents
  • Premises based accidents
  • Incidents in the workplace
  • Slip & fall accidents
  • Accidents caused by defective products
  • Criminal acts of violence
  • Plane crashes
  • Medical malpractice

A wrongful death claim is very complex and can involve many legal hurdles to jump through. Wrongful death attorneys handle all of these legal hurdles that range from police reports to medical documents. Our attorneys work to gather all relevant evidence on your behalf while you focus on your family throughout this difficult time. 

What type of Damages can I recover from a wrongful death claim?

We understand that the wrongful death of a family member can be a devastating situation to deal with, but our experienced team of California attorneys is here to help you get compensation. Call Heidari Law Group to speak to an accomplished wrongful death attorney today.

There are different damages one can recover from a wrongful death claim. Some of these may include:

  • Funeral costs
  • Medical costs  
  • past and future lost income
  • Loss of companionship
  • Loss of emotional support 

 What accidents lead to wrongful death claims?

There are different types of scenarios that may lead to a wrongful death claim. Some of these examples include:

  • Vehicle accidents such as car accidents and motorcycle accidents 
  • Slip and fall accidents
  • Defect accidents

We understand that the wrongful death of a family member can be a devastating situation to deal with, but our experienced team of California attorneys is here to help you get compensation. Call Heidari Law Group to speak to an accomplished wrongful death attorney today.

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