Wrongful Death Attorney
Wrongful death occurs when a person dies as a result of another person’s negligence or intentional actions. If you’ve lost a loved one due to wrongful death, you may be entitled to compensation for your loss. Here’s what you need to know about wrongful death and your legal rights as a victim’s family member.
These cases can arise out of many circumstances including an automobile or motorcycle accident, pedestrian accident, trucking or tractor-trailer accident, surgery, hospital procedures, medication prescriptions, drowning, head injury, nursing home malpractice, or medical malpractice. The death of a parent, child, other relative, or friend is extremely difficult. Our lawyer are sensitive to your loss and will guide you carefully through the legal process with compassion.
Family members of a wrongful death victim may be entitled to compensation for a variety of damages, including:
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Loss of income and financial support
- Loss of companionship and emotional support
- Pain and suffering of the victim prior to death
Wrongful death cases can be emotionally charged and complex. The attorneys at The Zydron Law Firm, P.L.L.C. have represented many clients throughout Virginia and North Carolina on wrongful death claims, and can guide you through the legal process and ensure that you receive fair compensation for your loss.
We can help you:
- Investigate the cause of death and gather evidence
- Calculate the damages and negotiate a settlement with the responsible party’s insurance company
- File a wrongful death lawsuit if necessary
We utilize capable experts, including economic and vocational rehabilitation experts, to ensure that all possible damages are fairly presented on your behalf.
If you’ve lost a loved one due to wrongful death, contact The Zydron Law Firm P.L.L.C. to discuss your legal options.