I am sorry for your loss. When a loved one's death was caused by another party's negligence or wrongdoing, you may have the right to file a wrongful death lawsuit and receive the closure and financial compensation to which you and your family are entitled.
By definition, a wrongful death is when a person is killed due to the negligence or misconduct of another party. Those who were dependent on, or a beneficiary of, may be entitled to monetary damages. Factors that courts consider when determining the amount of compensation one may receive include:
The laws involved in wrongful death lawsuits are complicated in California. During your grieving period, consideration of a wrongful death lawsuit may not seem urgent-however, wrongful death cases must be filed within a specific time period or you risk losing your right to financial compensation. I can guide you through the process and help you to receive the monetary damages you are entitled to.