Wrongful Death Attorneys in Granite Bay, California
Seeking the Justice You and Your Family Deserve
Losing a loved one at the hands of another is a difficult and emotional tragedy that affects you and your family in many ways. At Herrig, Vogt & Hensley, LLP, our Roseville personal injury lawyers want to ensure that you do not have to suffer financial hardship in addition to the grief you are already facing. If a negligent or reckless individual caused an accident that led to the wrongful death of your loved one, we can help you hold the negligent party accountable.
We understand that no amount of money can replace the loss of a loved one. However, the costs involved in handling necessary arrangements can be exorbitant and could add stress to an already painful time. Our team of legal professionals has more than a century of collective legal experience and knows that recovering compensation for wrongful death can help a family mourn and heal in peace.
Who Is Eligible to File a Wrongful Death Claim?
In California, a representative of the persons who has suffered losses because of the wrongful death may file a claim. This individual is generally the executor of the estate and files on behalf of the "real parties of interest" who can recover damages.
The real parties of interest might include:
Unrelated individuals who suffered financially
Our Granite Bay injury attorneys can help you understand whether or not you can file a wrongful death claim, based on the specific circumstances of your claim and your relationship to the decedent.
Damages Available Through a Wrongful Death Claim
In the wake of a loss, the last thing that most people want to think about is money. Unfortunately, there are numerous financial needs that do need to be addressed and arrangements that need to be made after the loss of a loved one. In cases where the decedent was the primary wage earner, losing them can cause substantial financial damages. The wrongful death attorneys at Herrig, Vogt & Hensley, LLP are here to help. We can help you seek compensation to cover the monetary costs of wrongful death.
These costs may include the following damages:
Medical costs of any treatment the decedent needed prior to death
Loss of projected income
Loss of inheritance
Loss of companionship
When you retain the representation of an attorney at our firm, we can help you face any party who was responsible for the wrongful death of your loved one. We can fight to pursue compensation from individuals, manufacturers, distributors, agencies, or property owners whose negligence directly or proximately caused an accident that resulted in your loved one's death.
Experience You Can Depend On
The emotional pain of your loss can be immeasurable. However, with help from a Roseville wrongful death lawyer from Herrig, Vogt & Hensley, LLP, you don't have to suffer financially as well. We are dedicated to fighting for full and fair compensation on behalf of individuals who have suffered losses due to the careless actions of another, and we can use our experience in personal injury law to build an aggressive case and advocate for the rights of you and your family. We proudly serve all of our clients with trusted legal counsel and will handle each case with the unique delicacy and efficiency it needs.
Call our firm today to get started with a free case evaluation.