Wrongful Death

Protecting and Upholding the Rights of Families Who Have Lost a Loved One Due to Negligence

The loss of a loved one can be shocking for surviving family members. In the aftermath of a tragic death, families may face sudden, unexpected expenses. You and your family may have to pay funeral expenses, pay medical expenses for the heroic efforts of emergency room doctors, and may suddenly find your family without a primary breadwinner to help you make ends meet.

While nothing can truly ease the pain that follows the wrongful loss of a loved one, survivors have rights and may be entitled to compensation. Kevin Jamison Law, PC is dedicated to making sure your rights are both protected and upheld.

The KJ Law team works with families and helps them seek justice after a loved one’s wrongful death. Whether your loved one was killed in a car accident because of a drunk driver, in a slip and fall accident because the property owner failed to ensure safety on the premises, a construction accident stemming from faulty equipment, or any other negligence-related accident, we work diligently to help you seek damages for your loved one’s medical care, funeral expenses and lost wages, in addition to recovery for your loss. Call our personal injury lawyers today at (626) 314-1830 to learn more about your rights and options for filing a wrongful death claim in California.

Representing Corporations, Companies and Individuals Accused of Wrongful Death Due to Negligence

The KJ Law team has an exceptionally diverse legal background, with experience in representing victims and defendants. As a result, we can provide a real evaluation of case, without the bias you will find from other law firms. In the aftermath of a tragic death, families may face sudden, unexpected expenses. You and your family may have to pay funeral expenses, pay medical expenses for the heroic efforts of emergency room doctors, and may suddenly find your family without a primary breadwinner to help you make ends meet. If alleged to have put a family in such a tragic situation, there are defenses available to you, including prospectively a full defense to the claim presented.

While nothing can truly ease the pain that follows the wrongful loss of a loved one, whether you are a family member of the deceased or the person/company alleged to have caused the wrongful death, KJ Law can help represent you and provide a reasonable evaluation of the claim. 

Call our personal injury lawyers today at (626) 314-1830 to learn more about your rights and options for filing a wrongful death claim in California.

Who Can Bring Forth a Wrongful Death Claim in California?

Whenever a person is killed due to the negligent or intentional actions of another party, the family members of the deceased individual have the right to sue for wrongful death. In order to sue for wrongful death, a person must have died due to the negligence or intentional action of another person or company. Surviving family members must also show financial losses or damages in order to bring forth a claim.

Who can bring forth a wrongful death claim in California?

  • Spouses
  • Children
  • Grandchildren
  • Parents
  • Siblings, nephews or nieces
  • Legal guardians or beneficiaries

What Types of Accidents Can Lead to a Wrongful Death?

The grief following the loss of a loved one can be immense. It can be difficult to pursue a claim while grieving, planning a funeral and planning financially after the loss of a loved one. The laws regarding what types of accidents can be considered justifiable when bringing a wrongful death claim are also complex and confusing. This is why it is important to retain legal counsel with an experienced personal injury lawyer in California who understands the law and will fight for you to obtain justice.

Some of the most common types of contributing factors and accidents that can lead to the wrongful death of an individual include:

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Prescription Errors
  • Faulty Products
  • Unsafe Premises

Seek Justice for the Wrongful Death of Your Loved One Now

If you have questions about how to file a wrongful death lawsuit or to defend a wrongful death lawsuit, call KJ Law at (626) 314-1830 today to schedule a free appointment. You may only have a limited amount of time to bring forth a claim. Our team is available for after-hours appointments and house calls.