Miami Wrongful Death Lawyer
Losing a spouse, child, parent, or another loved one in a sudden and unexpected incident can be traumatizing. Not only are you left struggling with shock and grief, but you also may be experiencing financial losses and significant changes in your household due to the death. When a person wrongfully dies because another party acted in a negligent or intentional manner, it is only natural for surviving family members to want to seek justice for their loved one. In addition, Florida law provides family members with the right to seek financial compensation from the responsible party.
At the Baez Law Firm in Miami, Florida, our Miami wrongful death lawyers have helped many families recover for the loss of their loved one by filing a claim for wrongful death. While no amount of money will bring your loved one back, financial recovery can help you move on with your life and find a sense of justice after your loss. Please call our office to discuss a possible wrongful death case today.
Incidents Leading to Wrongful Death
Wrongful death cases can arise from many different occurrences that are caused by the negligence or intentional wrongdoing of others. Some examples of incidents that may lead to a wrongful death case include the following:
- Motor vehicle accidents;
- Medical malpractice;
- Products liability;
- Premises liability;
- Workplace accidents;
- Negligent security;
- Assault and battery;
- Police brutality.
The specific legal claims asserted in your wrongful death case will depend on the underlying events that led to the death. Our wrongful death lawyers know how to identify whether you have a valid claim and present accurate and appropriate legal arguments to support your claims.
Recovering for a Wrongful Death in Florida
While nothing can replace your loved one, financial recovery can help to cover the expenses that resulted from their death, as well as to compensate you for intangible losses you have suffered. Some losses for which you can recover include:
- Medical bills incurred prior to the death;
- Funeral and burial costs;
- Lost financial support your loved one would have provided had they lived;
- Lost household services your loved one would have provided had they lived;
- Lost companionship;
- Pain and suffering.
Just as the scenarios leading to a wrongful death claim can vary significantly, so can the amount of recovery family members can obtain. Awards in wrongful death cases can range from a few thousand dollars to millions of dollars depending on the age and health of the victim, the act that caused the death, and many other factors. Our experienced lawyers can evaluate your circumstances and advise you on an estimated value in your case.
Contact a Miami Wrongful Death Lawyer Today for a Free Consultation
The wrongful death lawyers at the Baez Law Firm have helped numerous people in Miami and throughout Florida recover financially for the sudden death of a loved one. Our Miami wrongful death lawyers provide personal assistance to you in this trying time and take care of the legal matters so that you can focus on moving on with your life. Call for a free consultation at 800-588-BAEZ today.