Suppose a person dies due to another person's negligence or irresponsible behavior. In that case, family members of the injured and deceased can file a compensatory wrongful death claim against the loss caused by the convict. As wrongful death certainly involves a probate action, a case requires a deep and thorough investigation to have an appropriate verdict against the convict. In such a case, Alamogordo wrongful death attorney can help!
Persons liable for wrongful death claim - Alamogordo, NM
Though it depends upon the situations surrounding the accident, several parties may be accountable for the wrongful death of a person.
The original tortfeasor or negligent party
However, it is essential to examine every party involved in the incident before concluding on the actual convict responsible for wrongful death. Also, it's important to measure the degree of negligence that occurred and caused such a major loss.
Recipients who can file wrongful death claims - Alamogordo, NM
As per law, the surviving heirs/family members of the deceased can file a claim for wrongful death against a negligent person or convict. Surviving members include –
Brother and sister
Wrongful death lawyers - Alamogordo, NM
We have experienced Alamogordo wrongful death lawyers at the Law Office of Samuel I. Kane P.A, who has wide experience handling accidental death cases—and helping hundreds of clients obtain rightful compensation claims for the same. As our attorneys consider each case uniquely, they help determine whether the convict is involved in malpractices or not. In one of our ongoing cases, we deal with wrongful death, which involves a victim who fell off a bed and unfortunately died due to multiple head injuries. And the cause of the incident involves the negligence of medical providers monitoring the patient. And as soon as the family members of the deceased raised the requirement of financial claim, our personal injury lawyer started their work through details. While trying their best to beg the maximum value of compensation claim against the same. Another case involved the death of a young child by colliding with a barbed-wire fence, which a construction company installed to keep four-wheelers out of the way. However, our Alamogordo wrongful death attorneys also legally obtain the maximum compensation claim value.
How Law Office of Samuel I. Kane P.A. assist clients - Alamogordo, NM
Our attorneys will first determine the family member of the deceased under "probate law" and "filing of a probate action." Then raise an efficient amount of claim against the loss bared by a representative of the decedent. And as our wrongful death attorneys have extensive background and necessary experience, which help clients get the advantage while filing accidental death cases involving probate proceedings in court.
The personal law office for immediate assistance after facing the following injuries - Alamogordo, NM
We have listed two sections below, focusing on casualties caused by vehicles or any uncertain reason covered by our law firm.
Accidents involving vehicles:
Slip & Fall
Contact our wrongful death attorney for a free consultation - Alamogordo, NM
The Law Office of Samuel I. Kane has an extensive team of Alamogordowrongful death attorneys who help –
Settle legal aspects of your case
Identify primary recipient or family member
Help file probate action
Help to file accurate tort notice
Handles process of publication
Establish personal lawsuit against negligent
Contact our Law Office to get free/no-obligation consultation along with further assistance from an experienced Alamogordowrongful death lawyer.
Wrongful Death FAQs
What are common causes that lead to wrongful death in New Mexico?
Although wrongful death can occur anytime and anywhere, negligence due to reckless behavior, irresponsibly using a phone, calling, texting, or watching movies or video while driving can lead to fatal injuries. And even a simple slip and fall can lead to death loss due to serious negligence.
One can still file a wrongful death claim if his loved one lived for a few days before succumbing to their injuries?
Yes, you can easily file a wrongful death claim in New Mexico in such conditions. Even if your loved one survived and fortunately lived through the accident, you can easily file a compensation claim against the negligent party. You can also file a claim for expenses incurred during lifesaving procedures and further treatment, along with compensation for surgeries, ambulance, and hospital bills.
What are different modes of wrongful death settlement paid to survivors?
After settling your claim, survivors can receive their claim in full or structure it as monthly income until the full compensation claim is not paid.
Do wrongful death damages are counted as taxable?
As per law, wrongful death damage amounts cannot be considered under the taxable slab.
Do personal injury lawyers charge a consultation fee to discuss my loss?
Our skilled attorneys review your case during confidential consultation for free and work on contention fees. So, we only charge if we together succeed in our case and you recover your due compensation.