Levy County Wrongful Death Lawyers
The Bronson, FL attorneys at Whittel & Melton, LLC are ready to represent your family if you have suddenly lost a loved one due to negligence. In Florida, a lawsuit can be brought in Florida court when a death is caused by the misconduct of another person, persons or company/business. This is called a "wrongful death".
The negligent act can be any kind of a reckless conduct. The conduct could be the product of one person or even a corporate entity such as a hotel, hospital, car company or drug company. According to Florida law, “survivors” of the deceased party are entitled to receive monetary compensation for a wrongful death. This is very similar to someone being compensated for an injury caused by simple negligence. In fact, the major difference in these types of cases is the damages analysis, as obviously the devastating product of a death are quite different then that of a car accident which causes a back injury.Williston, FL Wrongful Death Attorneys
The personal representative of the estate is the usual Florida plaintiff in a wrongful death action. In Florida, children over the age of eighteen are able to receive Florida Wrongful death money damages under certain circumstances.Chiefland, Florida Accidental Death LawyersFLORIDA WRONGFUL DEATH ACT
The Florida Wrongful Death Lawyers at Whittel & Melton, LLC understand and agree that no amount of monetary award can take the place of a loved one. However, our wrongful death attorneys and legal team will help you understand your rights, give you guidance during this difficult time and file a wrongful death lawsuit ion your and your families behalf. Contact us today at 352-264-7800 or 1-866-608-5LAW (5529).