Temecula Wrongful Death Lawyers
Helping Families Recover from the Loss of a Loved One
Losing a loved one is a terrible tragedy, and it is made worse by the knowledge that it might have been preventable. If you are dealing with someone’s passing due to another’s negligence or recklessness, get the help you need to hold them accountable and get through this tragedy.
With over half a century of combined experience, the Temecula wrongful death lawyers at Sweeney, Sweeney & Sweeney, APC understand how to help you build a strong case and obtain the compensation you are due for the untimely loss of your loved one. We are here to help, let us help you.
Wrongful Death Damages in California
When you lose someone because of negligence, the situation is already immensely tragic, but dealing with the legal side of things can be too much to bear. At Sweeney, Sweeney & Sweeney, APC, we understand how difficult these times can be. We help our clients obtain compensation and accountability so they and their families can move on.
As your advocate, we will bring our comprehensive knowledge to do everything possible to seek damages for:
- Medical bills
- Memorial and burial expenses
- Injury to the deceased
- Pain and suffering of the family
- Punitive and pecuniary damages where applicable
Our wrongful death lawyers understand how difficult these times can be to reach out to a law firm. It is our foremost goal to take care of the legal side of things so you and your loved ones can handle personal business and move forward as best as possible. We are here for you and encourage you to get in touch.
Examples of Wrongful Death Cases
A wrongful death can occur in nearly every form of accident. With that said, some accidents result in accidents more often than others.
Seven common causes of wrongful death cases include:
- Aircraft accidents
- Auto accidents
- Defective products
- Unsafe premises
- Construction accidents
- Medical malpractice
- Motorcycle accidents
Wrongful death cases are complex. At Sweeney, Sweeney & Sweeney, APC, our legal team has over 50 years of experience and is well-equipped to represent all types of wrongful death claims.
Who Can Bring a Wrongful Death Claim in Florida?
According to Florida Statutes, the following individuals are eligible to file a wrongful death claim:
- Surviving Spouse: a surviving spouse may recover damages for loss of companionship, loss of protection, and mental pain and suffering.
- Surviving Children: If there is no surviving spouse, then children of the deceased may recover damages for loss of parental companionship, instruction, and guidance as well as for mental pain and suffering.
- Surviving Parents: If there are no surviving spouse or children, then the parents of the deceased may recover mental pain and suffering damages.
If you have questions about the eligibility of your wrongful death claim, please do not hesitate to contact our experienced team of lawyers. Again, we are here to help, so let us help you!
Our Family Helping Your Family
It is our foremost goal to take care of all legal details while you attend to personal business, grieving, and doing everything possible to move forward. Our family-firm approach ensures that an attorney will always be here for you in your time of need to address all questions you may have.
Throughout the case, we will be attentive to your needs, keep you abreast of all developments, and answer any questions you may have as they arise. Because of the complications these cases, we encourage you to get in touch as soon as possible.
What Our Clients Say About Us
We are impressed with your demeanor, your expertise and your patience in explaining all aspects of the case.- Pauline B.
Outstanding attorneys who are trustworthy, fair and honest.- Robert P.
Having Sweeney, Sweeney & Sweeney in my corner throughout the entire process gave me great peace of mind.- Former Client
Thank you so much for the manner in which you and your staff handled my claim.- Corolean S.
Excellent service, courtesy, great personalities, and exceptional professionalism!- Joyce J.
Personal Attention Every Step of the Way
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