The sudden death of a family member is traumatic. When the death is preventable, that fact can add to the family’s grief and pain. Sadly, thousands of people are killed each year because of another party’s negligence, errors, or wrongdoing. In Texas, family members can take legal action to hold the party who caused their loved one’s death accountable for the party’s actions.
Even though criminal charges may have been filed against the party who caused your family member’s death, you need to act now to preserve your civil claim under the Texas Wrongful Death Statute.
Call (713) 470-9714 to schedule a free consultation with an experienced Beaumont wrongful death lawyer. Protect your family’s right to seek justice for the death of your loved one by contacting a Beaumont personal injury attorney today.
You do not need to worry about the details of a wrongful death claim when you have an experienced lawyer at your side. Coping with the loss of a loved one is challenging under any circumstances. Dealing with a legal action in addition to coping with grief, arrangements, and financial matters can be overwhelming.
The Beaumont wrongful death attorneys at The Alfred Firm have significant experience handling wrongful death claims. We handle all aspects of your case, from conducting an independent investigation into the circumstances that led to the death of your loved one to preparing and filing claims against the parties who caused the death.
Our legal team is compassionate and respectful of your feelings. We will do everything within our power to obtain justice for you and your family.
When a person dies because of another person or party’s error, negligence, or intentional acts, that death is considered a wrongful death. There does not need to be criminal charges for the death to be considered wrongful by civil courts.
A wrongful death can occur under a variety of circumstances. Examples of situations that might lead to a wrongful death include, but are not limited to:
Our Beaumont wrongful death attorneys review your case to determine if you may have a civil claim for wrongful death. If so, our law firm can help you recover compensation from the parties responsible for causing your loved one’s death.
Filing a claim cannot bring back your loved one. However, it can provide compensation for you and your family to help with the economic impact of losing a family member.
Furthermore, filing a wrongful death claim can provide much-needed closure after the sudden loss of a family member. A claim can also shed light on a dangerous behavior or activity that might protect another family from going through the grief that you are now experiencing.
We have a proven track record of obtaining favorable results for our clients. We believe that our clients deserve effective communication. Our legal team keeps you apprised of the status of your claim throughout the case.
Because we have experience handling wrongful death claims in Beaumont, we understand the laws governing these types of personal injury claims. Moreover, we know what works and how to get results.
Your time to file a wrongful death action in Texas is limited. Failing to file a claim before the deadline results in the loss of your legal rights. Do not delay. Contact our office now to speak with a representative about a wrongful death claim.
Contact our office at (713) 470-9714 to schedule a free consultation with one of our Beaumont wrongful death attorneys.