Wrongful Death Lawsuits in Elkins, WV
Legal Representation for Families of Neglect and Homicide Victims
If you have lost a loved one as a result of negligence or an intentional act, such as homicide, contact Judy Law Office in Elkins, WV, for compassionate, reliable legal representation. Wrongful death lawsuits are warranted when survivors are left with medical, funeral, and other expenses, as well as intense emotional suffering and other irreparable traumas. West Virginia state law allows the personal representative of the decedent’s estate (which may include the spouse, children, and financial dependents of the deceased) to file a wrongful death suit.
- Car & Vehicle Accidents
- Mining Accidents
- Workplace Negligence
- Construction Falls and Electrocutions
- Occupational Diseases/Exposure to Hazards
- Medical Malpractice/Abuse
- Malicious Acts
- Defective Products
Damages for Costs Incurred as a Result of Wrongful Death
Specific damages may be claimed for costs incurred as a result of the wrongful death of your loved one, and may include compensation for hospitalization, medical care and treatments, funeral expenses incurred, loss of income of the deceased, as well as the loss of protection, services, assistance, and care provided by the decedent. Surviving family members of the deceased may also be entitled to recover additional expenses related to damages associated with the intense sorrow and mental anguish involved with the loss, including loss of comfort, guidance, and companionship that was provided by the deceased loved one.
Competent Legal Representation and Support During Your Grieving Period
Attorney Rebecca Judy is committed to providing support and competent legal representation for clients who have lost a loved one as a result of another party’s reckless conduct or negligence. At Judy Law, we prepare and present the strongest possible case for you so that you are not burdened with any additional, unnecessary stress of the litigation during your period of grief. In addition to providing legal representation for your wrongful death claim, assistance is available to help you handle many of the additional unexpected issues involved with your loss.
For legal assistance to secure justice for the wrongful death of your loved one, contact Attorney Rebecca Judy at: (304) 635-8383.