Our expert Wrongful Death Lawyers in Athens, Georgia may be able to help you seek the compensation your deserve from the responsible party if someone you loved was the victim of wrongful death in Georgia.
The death of a loved one is never easy, especially if it could have been prevented. The Brown Firm's Personal Injury Attorneys represent those who have fallen victim to another person's negligent actions.
At The Brown Firm, our experienced lawyers have years of experience advocating on behalf of those who have been injured through personal injury accidents such as car accidents, slip and fall, medical malpractice, and many more. We stand with the families who lost someone dear to them due to a wrongful death situation. We are dedicated to helping you recover the compensation that you deserve during this tragic time.
Understanding Wrongful Death in the State of Georgia
Wrongful Death only occurs when the loss of a life is due to the negligent actions of another person, which could have been prevented. By filing a wrongful death lawsuit you are trying to obtain compensation from the party at fault.
We hope you never have to experience the death of a loved one due to the negligence of another. Wrongful Death cases can be very complex and are substantially different from other personal injury cases. In a typical personal injury case, the victim files the claim against the responsible party. In a wrongful death case, the family or estate must file the claim for the recovery of damages.
Filing A Wrongful Death Claim
If you intend to take legal action after losing a family member in an accident, it is important that you act quickly. The insurance company representing the negligent party will take the case very seriously and will begin its investigation immediately.
If you have lost a loved one in a wrongful death accident, one of our expert lawyers can help you navigate the many steps involved in filing a claim and seeking compensation for loss of future income, pain and suffering, and expenses. Our lawyers can help if you are seeking compensation for a death caused by:
- Motor Vehicle Negligence or Recklessness
- Inadequate Safety by a Business Owner
- A Work Site Accident
You need an experienced attorney who will help preserve important evidence, conduct your investigation, and gather all evidence and testimony available to increase your chances of a positive case outcome.
Who Qualifies to Receive Compensation in Georgia?
Athens wrongful death lawsuits only allow few people to file to receive compensation for a lost loved one. These people include;
- Spouse of the Deceased
- Children of the Deceased
- Parents of the Deceased
- The Executor of the Deceased's Estate
We know better than anyone that it can be difficult to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit, so do not attempt to file your claim alone. Hiring experienced representation is crucial to the outcome of your case because we have successfully handled many similar cases before.
Hire An Experienced Athens, Ga Wrongful Death Lawyer!
If you have lost someone you love due to the negligence of someone else, you may be entitled to receive compensation for their wrongful death.
Our lawyers are committed to helping you with your personal injury case.
We believe that each and every client has specific goals and needs which is why we take a personal approach so you will feel that your case is receiving the right amount of time and attention. Our superior customer service is backed by a staff that truly cares about you, and a team of attorneys who have the gratitude, understanding and compassion for your specific circumstances.
At The Brown Firm, we offer a Free Consultation to see how we can best assist with your specific needs. Click on the link below to speak with one of our Athens, Georgia, Wrongful Death Lawyers!