Loss of a family member or companion is one of life's most painful experiences. When a family member passes due to negligence, recklessness, disregard, or misconduct, Sibley Law understands that everyone near the victim suffers. Those who are dependent on the victim, financially or emotionally, may have a cause of action against the person, corporation, and affiliated insurance companies responsible for the death.
In particular, parents, spouses, children, adoptive children, and relatives may recover for wrongful death.
Common causes of wrongful death include:
This list is not exhaustive and an attorney at Sibley Law is able to discuss the death of your loved one, your grief, and appropriate legal action. The lawyers at Sibley Law know what it is like to suffer trauma as a result of loss. Compassionate members of the Sibley legal team are able to help you cope as we move forward with your case. While legal action is probably the furthest thing from your mind, prompt legal response is often necessary to preserve evidence and prepare your case. Sibley Law attorneys are understanding of your loss and will work carefully to protect your interests. If you have suffered the loss of a loved one as a result of wrongful death, call Sibley Law today to meet with an attorney to discuss your case.