A wrongful death refers to any death brought on by a personal injury. The surviving spouse or other family members can file a wrongful death claim for damages. Our Firm understands the emotional and mental turmoil that a family must endure with the death of a loved one. In addition to the emotional anguish that comes with the death of a family member, there are often the issues of medical expenses, funeral costs and lost income that had helped to support the family.
Phoenix Wrongful Death Claims
A wrongful death can be the result of several different accidents or incidents. The following is a short list of common claims in a wrongful death suit:
- Automotive accident
- Boating accident
- Product defect
- Criminal activity
In order to receive a successful judgment, your personal injury attorney must prove that the accused party has the majority of fault for the wrongful death. You need an experienced attorney who understands the unique aspects of a wrongful death case. The ability to negotiating with insurance companies and understanding medical records are essential skills. Further, the attorney must pay attention to the unique facts and details of your case. Wrongful death laws vary from state to state, so your attorney must have experience specific to Arizona law.
Oracle Law Group has experience in bringing and winning wrongful death cases. Just recently, our Firm won a judgment of over $96 million for a family of a decedent who was the victim of the criminal activity of others.
If you believe a loved one has died as the result of negligence or malicious conduct of another party, contact Oracle Law Group today for a free one-on-one evaluation to see how we can help and if you should file a claim.