The premature and wrongful death of a loved one due to someone else’s negligent, reckless, or intentional misconduct is one of the most painful experiences we can fact. The many emotional, physical, and financial effects of wrongful death impose challenges, which deserve the professional assistance of experienced, compassionate, and aggressive attorneys.
In overcoming the effects of tragedy, we are sensitive and responsive to our clients’ needs and desires beyond the aspects of monetary compensation. We help our client’s take charge of their lives. If you and/or a loved one have been the victim of a wrongful death claim, there are several steps you should take to help yourself and preserve your claim for compensation.
Step 1: Welcome to Our Family!
You have just now taken the first step by coming to our law firm where family is everything to us, and we protect our family. We are very well experienced with wrongful death claims and bring other areas of expertise to the table to help ensure your claim does not go without justice.
Step 2: Understanding a Wrongful Death Claim
In Ohio, the families of wrongful death victims have a right to seek compensation for their emotional and economic losses by filing a wrongful death lawsuit. A wrongful death lawsuit includes a wrongful death claim and a survival claim.
In a Wrongful Death Claim, the Decedent’s beneficiaries bring claims for the various losses caused by the wrongful death of a loved one, including the losses of love, comfort, assistance, guidance, and financial support, which are often inherent to family relations.
In a Survival Claim, the Decedent’s estate brings a claim to recover for the suffering, impairment, anxiety, and emotional distress experienced by the Decedent before his or her death that he or she would have brought had they survived the incident.
Step 3: Contact Us As Soon As Possible!
As with all other legal matters, there are special rules, procedures, and timing limitations, known as the Statute of Limitations that apply to filing wrongful death actions and survival actions recover compensation for the Decedent’s estate and the family of the victim. Therefore, we encourage you to contact us as soon as possible for a FREE CONSULTATION!
We work closely with family member to help them through these difficult and to assist them in finding the resources needed to come to terms with the many, seemingly overwhelming crisis caused by a wrongful death. We are ACCESSIBLE 24 HOURS A DAY, 7 DAYS A WEEK to respond to our clients' needs.
PLEASE UNDERSTAND THAT BY CONTACTING US, THIS IS NOT AN ENGAGEMENT OF REPRESENTATION! THIS IS A MERE INQUIRY UNTIL YOU SIGN THE PAPERWORK IN OUR OFFICE!