Sacramento Wrongful Death Law Firm
Any unexpected death of a family member is a tragedy, but it is even more traumatic when it results because of someone else’s negligence. When someone else is at fault, surviving family members may have grounds to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit. Our attorneys at Mastagni Holstedt, A Professional Corporation provide clients with excellent legal guidance acquired from decades of legal experience.
Who can file a wrongful death claim in California?
California statutes are very specific about who can bring a wrongful death lawsuit. Parties with first priority are the spouse, domestic partner and children of the deceased person. Other parties to a wrongful death lawsuit can also be the following:
Causes of wrongful death
Any incident that involves another person’s negligence, recklessness or wrongdoing can lead to wrongful death. Sometimes death is immediate and other times more prolonged. Our Sacramento law firm often handles wrongful death cases that arise out of the following types of incidents:
Experienced lawyers can help family members determine the extent of losses involved with their loved one’s wrongful death.
Consult an experienced wrongful death law firm
Mastagni Holstedt, A Professional Corporation in Sacramento is committed to helping you maximize your recovery. Find out how we can help. Contact us online or call 916-446-4692 for a free consultation.