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Compassionate Clearwater Wrongful Death Attorneys Fighting Tirelessly For Justice

Enduring the loss of a loved one is a profoundly challenging ordeal, especially when that loss stems from another party’s negligence. In Florida, the persistent threat on our roadways is evident, with numerous fatalities occurring in car, motorcycle and bicycle accidents. As we extend our heartfelt condolences, our legal team at Thacker and Mulvihill, PLLC, remains dedicated to providing empathetic support to bring justice to those affected by these tragic events.

Who Can File A Wrongful Death Claim In Florida?

In Florida, the survivors of an individual killed in an accident have the right to bring forth a wrongful death claim against the person responsible for the incident. Survivors typically include the decedent’s spouse, children, parents or other dependents. If you believe you have a valid claim, promptly contacting a wrongful death attorney is crucial to initiate the legal process.

When Can Someone File A Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

Florida law dictates specific timelines for filing a wrongful death lawsuit. Generally, the lawsuit must be filed within two years of death. However, certain circumstances may alter this time frame. Consulting with an experienced wrongful death lawyer is essential to understand the deadlines applicable to your particular case.

What Types Of Damages Can You Receive Compensation For In A Florida Wrongful Death Suit?

In a Florida wrongful death suit, survivors may be eligible for various types of damages, including:

  • Funeral expenses: Compensation for the costs associated with the funeral and burial of the deceased.
  • Loss of companionship: Recognizing the emotional pain and suffering experienced by the survivors due to the loss of their loved one’s companionship.
  • Financial burden: Compensation for the financial impact resulting from the death, such as lost income, support and other related expenses.

Navigating the complexities of a wrongful death claim requires legal experience and compassion.

Contact Us For A Free Consultation To See How We Can Help

If you have lost a family member due to an accident, our dedicated wrongful death attorneys are here to support you. Contact us by calling 727-222-1570 or completing our online form, and let us help you secure the justice and compensation you deserve. Our commitment to care, compassion, and thorough preparation ensures your case is handled with the sensitivity and diligence it deserves.