When you have lost a loved one, the last thing on your mind is a wrongful death legal battle. But sadness and grief too often give way to the hardship of medical bills, funeral expenses, and the of loss of a vital income. When that tragedy is due to the someone else’s actions, it is vital that you act quickly and get the help of a Lubbock wrongful death attorney right away. At the Hogan Law Firm we are dedicated to providing excellent and diligent legal representation. We believe that those who cause death of an innocent person through carelessness or negligence should be held accountable. You and your family may be entitled to restitution for damages due to your emotional and financial loss. A wrongful death attorney at our firm may be able to help you get results in a case involving the loss of a loved one due to the negligence of a person, group or company.
When Should a Lubbock Wrongful Death Attorney Be Consulted?
You should consult with a Lubbock wrongful death attorney as soon as possible following the death of a loved one where you suspect negligence. Learn about your rights, and what actions are necessary to protect them. We can help you determine if you have a case. A wrongful death claim can be brought against a negligent group or individual on behalf of the decedent’s estate (“Survival Action”) or on behalf of the loved ones that the deceased individual leaves behind (the more familiar wrongful death action). The law provides that financial damages may be awarded to the spouse, children or parents of the person who has died to help offset the lost income and support he or she would have provided to the family. Clients know that they can rely on the skill and experience of a wrongful death attorney at our firm to get the best results possible for their case. We are dedicated to aggressively representing our clients and their best interests.