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California Wrongful Death Attorney

If you lost a loved one in an accident because of another person’s negligent or willful actions, you may have the right to get compensated on behalf of your family member. Our experienced wrongful death Heidari law attorneys understand that it is not easy to lose a loved one, and no amount of money could replace your loved one. But, holding negligent parties that caused the death responsible for their actions could give you the closure that you need. The compensation may at least help the surviving family get back on their feet.

Wrongful death lawsuits are meant to assist the family of those who have passed away in an accident. Accidents could happen any day, and could include car accidents, slip and fall accidents, construction accidents, etc. Our experienced wrongful death attorneys will work to pursue compensation through proper settlements resolutions. Give us a call today to discuss your potential wrongful death lawsuit. We work tirelessly to make sure that you get the financial assistance you deserve.

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)

If you do not meet any of the above criteria, but believe that you are eligible to file a wrongful death lawsuit, give us a call today. There may be several different circumstances where other family members are eligible to file a wrongful death lawsuit.

What is a wrongful death claim?

If someone acted in careless, reckless, or negligent ways that led to another’s death, the negligent person can be held liable for the damage that they’ve caused to the individual’s family members. Compensation for a wrongful death claim includes several different damages. 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.

WHAT ACCIDENTS LEAD TO WRONGFUL DEATH CLAIMS?

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

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

Some evidence we gather include:

  •  Medical records
  •  Pictures of the accident site
  •  Interviews with witnesses

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.

To better get an idea on what type of compensation you could specifically recover for your wrongful death claim, call us to schedule a complimentary one-on-one case evaluation 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

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.

WHEN CAN I FILE A WRONGFUL DEATH CLAIM?

California has a statute of limitations that determine when you could file a wrongful death claim. You must file your wrongful death claim within two years from the date of the deceased’s passing. Contact us as soon as possible, since these two years could pass by very quickly.

Contact us for a free case evaluation, we are available 24/7.