The sudden and unexpected death of a loved one causes unspeakable pain for all the loved ones left behind. In many cases, it can also create financial hardship. With a personal injury lawyer by your side, you will be able to make sure that the individuals or entities whose negligent or aggressive acts led to the death of your loved one are required to cover all the financial losses you will have to deal with as a result of your loved one’s death.
The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. has been helping those who are struggling with a wrongful death achieve some level of closure and financial security through our legal assistance for more than 20 years. Our experience, dedication, and compassion for our clients have made our firm the best wrongful death advocates in Stuart. If you or someone you know is dealing with the death of a loved one that is the fault of others, The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. knows how to help. Set up your free consultation now by calling 772-220-4400.
What a Wrongful Death Lawyer Can Do for Your Claim
In order to get the compensation you are entitled to, you will need the legal experience and knowledge of a wrongful death lawyer. Wrongful death claims are often very complex. They involve expensive investigations into the incident that led to death, working with a number of experts, and dealing with opposition from insurance companies, businesses, and other entities that may claim your loved one was somehow responsible for their death. Your accident attorney will be able to fund all investigations, gather all the necessary evidence, and fight against and negotiate with the lawyers of the other side, all while you are freed of these stresses and struggles so you can grieve and focus on your family.
The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. Provides Our Clients with Compassion and Legal Excellence
The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. believes first and foremost in helping the people of Stuart who have been harmed by others. That compassion is part of what separates our firm from others. The focus on taking care of clients has led to Mr. Golden receiving a Superb rating from former clients with Avvo. At the same time, Mr. Golden is an intimidating legal presence. His extensive legal knowledge and skills has allowed him to help deliver compensation to his clients for over 20 years. His long history of successful cases has earned him an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell and membership in the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
Damages We Can Recover in a Wrongful Death Case
A wrongful death case can stem from any one of many different circumstances, whether it is a car accident, a slip and fall accident, or medical malpractice. The investigation and legal process we use to recover compensation for you will vary depending on the accident that caused your loved one’s death. Depending on the details of your circumstances, we may be able to recover compensation for:
- Medical expenses leading up to your loved one’s death
- Funeral expenses
- Burial expenses
- Loss of income
- Loss of support
- Loss of parental guidance
- Loss of service
- Lost prospect of inheritance
- Emotional trauma
It is important for families to understand that Florida has a statute of limitations of two years on wrongful death actions. No amount of money can ever replace your loved one, but you should still retain legal counsel as soon as possible so an experienced attorney can file your claim and take the other necessary steps in court on your behalf so you can take all the time you need to grieve.
Furthermore, only specific family members are eligible to file wrongful death claims, including spouses, dependent children, and parents in some cases. The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. can help you determine whether you are eligible to file a wrongful death claim.
The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. Are Ready to Help You Get Closure and Compensation
Though no amount of money can ever make up for the loss of your loved one, a wrongful death claim can help you find closure and financial stability. If you have recently lost a loved one to a wrongful death in Stuart, Palm City, Jensen Beach, Hobe Sound, Hutchinson Island, Sewall’s Point, Port Salerno, Jupiter, Tequesta, Indiantown, or other areas of Martin County, The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. can help you recover all the compensation you need. Call us at 772-220-4400 as soon as possible so we can start reviewing your case.