Wrongful Death

Wrongful Death Attorneys in Tampa, FL

Many times there are no answers behind the unexpected death of a loved one. Other times however, that death can be attributed to another’s wrongdoing and may be considered as a “wrongful death.” The term wrongful death can cover a multitude of incidents and may be related to a variety of situations ranging from car accidents to medical malpractice.

In simplest terms, a wrongful death case is one party alleging that another party, whether it is an individual or a company, caused the death of a loved one by negligence, recklessness, carelessness, or even intentional conduct. Not only does a wrongful death case fight for justice for the deceased person, but also for justice and compensation for the family of that person. If you believe your loved one experienced a wrongful death at the hand of another and that death has caused you emotional or financial hardship, you should immediately call the Tampa wrongful death attorneys of In Law We Trust, P.A.

Claims of Wrongful Death

In Law We Trust, P.A. is a top Tampa, FL firm with vast expertise in this specialized area of law. We will be happy to meet with you to discuss if your case is eligible for a wrongful death suit. We will review your situation in detail to understand all the circumstances of your loved one’s death and discuss with you the four main characteristics that make up a wrongful death claim. Those key elements are:

  1. Proof of Negligence – failure to use reasonable care resulting in damage or injury to another

  2. Breach of Duty – failing to fulfill a duty or act responsibly

  3. Cause of Death – medical cause of death from disease or injury

  4. Quantifiable Damages – measurable damages and monetary losses such as medical bills and lost earnings

With every legal case, there is a burden of proof that must be met in order to proceed with prosecution. While as wrongful death attorneys we can’t promise or guarantee specific results, we will look at your case very carefully and examine all aspects of the circumstances to estimate the probability of success.

Determining the Value of a Wrongful Death Case

There are many variables to consider in every wrongful death lawsuit in order to determine the possible monetary award. Some of those variables include whether the other side has insurance, and if so how much, if the wrongdoer has assets, the relationship of the decedent and the survivors, and any legal precedents. Once we begin to delve into your case, we will begin to get a better understanding of what the value of the lawsuit might be.

Time is of the Essence

Sometimes families do not understand the importance of a quick investigation and prompt action. This is absolutely crucial in a wrongful death case. The chances of determining who is legally responsible for the death of your loved one and then being able to prove it do decrease with time. A wrongful death attorney from the firm of In Law We Trust, P.A. will fight for your rights so that the surviving family is taken care of financially and ensure that the responsible party is held accountable for your loss.

Sometimes families will be unable to see the importance of a quick investigation. This is crucial in a wrongful death case. The chances of determining who is legally responsible for the death of your loved one, only decreases with time. Wrongful death cases may come up for a variety of accidents ranging from car accidents to medical malpractice. A wrongful death attorney through In Law We Trust, PA can make sure that your surviving family is taken care of financially for your loss.

Call 813-454-0315 Today For a Free Consultation

Call John DeGirolamo at In Law We Trust, P.A. to speak to a top Tampa wrongful death lawyer. If you are suffering from the wrongful death of another, you deserve compassion, commitment, and aggressive representation. Our firm has the expertise to seek the justice that you deserve!

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