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Let Bennett & Johnson, LLP Help You Seek Justice
Losing a loved one in an accident is devastating and painful. As you and your family attempt to heal during this time, it is important to be aware of your legal rights and the ramifications your actions could have on your future. Let Bennett Johnson, LLP take care of this aspect of your case so that you can focus on moving forward. You may be entitled to compensation for the losses and damages you have sustained.
Do You Have a Wrongful Death Case?
Wrongful death claims are specific types of personal injury cases that arise from the death of a family member, either through the negligence of another party or an intentional act. In a wrongful death claim, the surviving family of the deceased person can bring legal action against the party liable for the death. Wrongful death claims can result from any situation where a personal injury claim would have existed.
For a wrongful death suit to be successful, the plaintiff must prove that the liable party owed a duty of care to the deceased person, that the duty was breached, and that this breach either caused or contributed to the death. Wrongful death attorneys at Bennett Johnson, LLP can assist you with your burden of proof and can improve your chances of receiving a just amount of compensation for your loss.
You could be entitled to various forms of compensation, including:
- Funeral / burial expenses
- Medical bills
- Loss of companionship
- Loss of consortium
- Loss of income
Aggressive Advocacy for Surviving Family Members
The first step toward pursuing a favorable outcome is discussing your situation with our knowledgeable team of wrongful death attorneys in Oakland. Our lawyers at Bennett Johnson, LLP stand ready to serve and assist you during this difficult time. Our firm is known for aggressive, effective advocacy. We guide our clients facing challenging wrongful death cases following the untimely passing of their loved one.
Wrongful death cases can entail many different types of accidents, including:
Ready to File a Claim? Call Bennett & Johnson, LLP.
Our commitment is to protect you and your family with strategic legal action at this time. The sooner you seek our help, the sooner you can have peace of mind knowing a strong legal team is on your side and helping you through the tough questions you may have regarding your case. For more information about how our team can help you with your wrongful death claim, please give us a call without delay.