When an accident claims the life of a loved one, and a 3rd party is at fault, a wrongful death action must be filed. Benson & Bingham have handled many wrongful death claims. Probate issues often-time merge with the personal injury case, and must be attended to promptly.
Benson & Bingham can help manage the necessary Guardianships, appointment of an administrator if needed, and ensure that all legal issues are represented in the best interests of the family. Wrongful death actions occur in a variety of legal topics from medical malpractice to automobile accidents. Again the law firm must hire experts including economists to help gauge the special damages from the loss.
Generally, it is important to order autopsies to help figure the cause of death. If you or a loved one has suffered the loss of a family member call Benson and Bingham for professional and compassionate representation.
See Also: Understanding Wrongful Death Actions