Wrongful Death Attorney Seattle
How do you know if you need to seek a wrongful death attorney? You have just lost a loved one do to the negligence of another person, product or entity. You are overwhelmed with emotions and are devastated by the loss of your loved one. How will you begin to heal and cope with the mounting medical and funeral expenses associated with the passing of your loved one? If you have suffered the loss of a family member as the result of another person’s negligent or intentional act then you may need to seek an experienced wrongful death attorney in Washington.
All types of accidents contribute to wrongful deaths on a daily basis. The wrongful death attorneys at Lerner and Rowe are here to help you through this emotional and devastating time in your life. We have experienced wrongful death attorneys in Seattle. We also have the knowledge to access resources that allow us to represent family members and other beneficiaries to receive compensation for the losses created by the wrongful death of a loved one.
Wrongful Death Attorney Washington
Wrongful death is a statutory claim that is defined as the death of a person by the intentional or negligent action of another. It may be the result of car and motorcycle crashes, nursing home neglect or abuse, a semi-truck collision, a pedestrian hit by a car, an airplane crash, a slip, trip and fall accident, defective or unsafe products, or medical malpractice. A wrongful death case may even be brought against a person who intentionally harmed or attacked your loved one and caused their death. In many of these cases the family of the deceased person should contact a wrongful death attorney to explore the options available to them.
At Lerner and Rowe, our wrongful death attorneys are committed to holding the responsible parties accountable for their deadly actions. Your wrongful death lawsuit will focus on covering the immediate expenses associated with medical bills and funeral bills and the long term financial obligations no longer covered by the death of the provider of household income. As a surviving spouse, child, parent of the deceased or other beneficiary, you are entitled to compensation and the wrongful death attorneys at Lerner and Rowe can help.
Beneficiary compensation of wrongful death victims may cover:
- Loss of future earnings.
- Loss of companionship, counsel, and daily household assistance.
- Loss of educational care and services for children (child care and education expenses).
Retribution may include:
- Financial compensation to beneficiaries.
- Court hearings.
- Extensive jail time.
The Need for a Wrongful Death Attorney
The fact that your loved one died does not mean the negligent party’s insurance company will automatically pay. Our experienced Seattle wrongful death attorneys of Lerner and Rowe have years of experience litigating under the Washington law dealing with wrongful death statutes that specify survivors who can receive compensation when there is a wrongful death for economic and non-economic damages and specific relations/beneficiaries that may file a claim.
Contact a Wrongful Death Attorney
Contact our Seattle law office by calling 844-977-1900 for a free case evaluation if you lost a family member in a fatal accident or from complication of medical care or unsafe products. Once your appointment is scheduled, you can visit us at a local office or we will come to you for a free consultation. You will meet with a wrongful death attorney personally, and he or she will help you sort out the details of your case determine your financial needs resulting from the loss of your loved one. You will not pay unless your wrongful death attorney wins your case.