Wrongful Death Lawyers

WRONGFUL DEATH LAWYERS

Wrongful Death Lawyers - Sarasota, Bradenton, Punta Gorda, Tallahassee
The death of a loved one due to the negligent actions of another is usually the most difficult experience a family can face. It is typical for the victim’s family to suffer from a serious void where their loved one once was, have a multitude of unanswered questions and face severe financial hardship.

The loss of someone’s life, due to the negligent actions of another, is defined as wrongful death. Regardless of the actions being intentional or unintentional, the person responsible for causing the death of another person may be held liable in court. Even if the negligent party is cleared of criminal charges, the victim’s family may still be able to pursue a civil claim for the wrongful death of their loved one.

If a loved one has been wrongfully killed, and you are a spouse, immediate family member, dependent, or beneficiary, you have legal rights. Depending on the circumstances of the case, you may be eligible to receive compensation for medical costs, funerary costs, loss of income (including future wages), pain and suffering, and the loss of support and companionship.

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What You Should Know About Wrongful Death Cases…


Florida Statute of Limitations

The statute of limitations, for filing a wrongful death claim in Florida, is two years from the victim’s date of death. Failure to file a wrongful death claim within two years may limit or prohibit the victim’s family from recovering any compensation.

Why Do I Need a Wrongful Death Lawyer?

Wrongful death cases may be filed against individuals, medical practices, hospitals, corporations and government entities. In many cases, the at-fault party will be represented by a team of aggressive lawyers who work for or are hired by an insurance company.

Regardless of the death being caused by a car accident, motorcycle accident. medical malpractice or any other negligent action, the lawyers representing the insurance company and the at-fault party will fight vigorously to defend their interests. Unless represented by an experienced attorney, this means that often the victim’s family receives the lowest settlement offer possible or no settlement at all.

Hiring an experienced and competent wrongful death lawyer is imperative to ensure that your legal rights and best interests are protected. Only an experieced law firm will know how to handle the high pressure tactics of the insurance company’s lawyers or how to approach different situations to provide the best outcome for your family.

When Should I Contact a Wrongful Death Lawyer?


 

Why Hire Lutz, Bobo & Telfair, P.A.?

 
The wrongful death lawyers of Lutz, Bobo & Telfair, P.A. have helped many families, just like yours, get through the most painful times of their lives. We do this by treating our clients with the compassion they deserve and with the highest ethical standards possible.

Lutz, Bobo & Telfair, P.A. is dedicated to helping people who are struggling through such a tragic experience. Our law firm offers no cost initial consultations for all wrongful death cases. We also operate on a contingency basis for all wrongful death claims. This means we do not charge attorney’s fees unless we settle your claim or win a favorable verdict in court. We urge you to call or send an email to our wrongful death lawyers today. We’re here for YOU.

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Sarasota Office:

2 N. Tamiami Trail, 5th Floor
Sarasota, FL 34236

Toll Free: (866) 802-8182
Local: (941) 951-1800
Fax: (941) 366-1603

Hours:

Monday – Friday
8:30 AM – 5:15 PM

Saturday & Sunday Closed

Tallahassee Office:

2155 Delta Blvd, Suite 210-B
Tallahassee, Florida 32303

Toll Free: (877) 521-0890
Local: (850) 521-0890
Fax: (850) 521-0891

Hours:

Monday – Friday
8:30 AM – 5:15 PM

Saturday & Sunday Closed

Bradenton Office:

2401 Manatee Ave W.
Bradenton, FL 34205

Toll Free: (866) 802-8182
Local: (941) 748-8778
Fax: (941) 366-1603

Hours:

Monday – Friday
8:30 AM – 5:15 PM

Saturday & Sunday Closed

Punta Gorda Office:

122 Nesbit Street
Punta Gorda, FL 33950

Toll Free: (866) 802-8182
Local: (941) 655-6910
Fax: (941) 366-1603

Hours:

Monday – Friday
8:30 AM – 5:15 PM

Saturday & Sunday Closed