Wrongful Death Lawyer in Marietta
We can’t make everything right, but we can make sure you get some compensation for this tragedy.
Why You Need Marietta Attorneys
It is a terrible tragedy when anyone dies. When that death of a loved one is caused by the negligence of another it is even more trajic. Georgia law allows certain family members to bring a lawsuit to bear to help compensate for the damages that they will sustain.
Eligible damages include pain and suffering experienced by the deceased, like doctors’ bills, loss of income, and other related financial burdens. Your loss of financial and emotional support and companionship is also compensatable.
Allen Turner Law is skilled and sympathetic in these situations. Our attorneys bring a suit on behalf of the surviving spouse. When there is no spouse, we bring the suit on behalf of the children.
In a case which there is no spouse and no children, the suit can be brought on behalf of the parents.
What is “Wrongful” Death?
Wrongful death is a legal term which is defined as individual who lost his or her life as a result of the negligent acts of another. Wrongful death suits are often brought to court after an automobile, motorcycle or trucking accident; however, a wrongful death may be the result of a criminal act, work-related injury or other catastrophic event.
Allen Turner Law’s goal in a wrongful death lawsuit is to gain compensation for family members due to their financial and emotional losses. In Georgia, a wrongful death suit can seek damages for mental suffering, lost wages, and loss of companionship or support.
What Allen Turner Does In Wrongful Death Suits
We understand the intricacies and nuances of personal injury cases, including motorcycle and trucking cases resulting in wrongful death. Let us help you.
Allen Turner Law has been handling wrongful death cases for many years, over 30 years, in fact. When an accident could have been avoided but the negligence of another caused the death of a motorcyclist or driver or any passenger and action for wrongful death can be filed to recover damages, we do. Fatal motorcycle accidents are often the result of negligence on the part of other motorists.
We will always provide experienced and compassionate representation for the families of wrongful death victims. Our lawyers are exceptionally concerned about ensuring that the families of motorcycle accident wrongful death victims receive the justice they deserve and the closure they need inasmuch as we can help provide it.
No compensation will ever bring back the person, nor completely fill the void, but our actions can help by keeping the stress of the death and all the pursuant financial woes away from the surviving family members.
We make sure you are properly treated by a good doctor.
We discuss your claims and prepare to seek compensation.
We take the insurance company or other party to court. We go to trial if we must.
Our fees and the doctors' fees are paid out of the settlement or suit winnings.
Motorcycle Accident Lawyers
Thousands of fatal motorcycle accidents are reported yearly in the United States, with several hundred in Georgia alone. Many of these accidents could have been avoided and life of the motorcyclist could have been saved.
Fatal motorcycle accidents oftentimes result from the negligence of another motorist. When negligence causes the wrongful death of another, family members may have legal recourse to act as plaintiffs in a civil action to obtain some level of compensation for their own loss.
The victim’s next of kin may have legal recourse to recover damages on behalf of the victim’s family. Individuals considered next of kin include husbands, siblings, children, parents, and wives.