The sudden and tragic loss of a family member is always difficult for the surviving family members. If you’ve lost a loved one because of someone else’s negligent behavior the feelings of loss, anger and helplessness can be even more overwhelming. No amount of money can replace or compensate for your loss. In the aftermath of a death caused by the bad decisions of someone else, financial burdens can take their toll. We can help you lighten that load. If you’ve lost a loved one as the result of a personal injury accident you need an experienced wrongful death attorney to represent you. We understand that this is an extremely emotional and stressful time. Our experience as wrongful death attorneys and the numerous clients we have successfully helped can be utilized to assist you and your family.
Wrongful Deaths are the result of negligent, careless, reckless or criminal actions of others or corporations. The conduct could be caused by any responsible party, including an individual, company, organization or corporation. The surviving spouse, children, parents and siblings may be able to file a wrongful death claim and have rights recognized by North Carolina law.
Common causes of wrongful death include:
- Car accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Trucking accidents
- Drunk drivers
- Bicycle and pedestrian accidents
- Defective products (products liability)
- Medical malpractice
- Construction accidents
Compensation for a wrongful death claim may include:
- Final medical expenses
- Funeral expenses
- Burial costs
- Future earnings anticipated over the decedent’s lifetime
- Lost benefits of the victim
- Pain and suffering of the victim
- Mental anguish of the victim
We apply our experience and skill as wrongful death attorneys to help our clients through the twists and turns of their seeking compensation for the loss of their loved one. We endeavor to give you the personal attention and legal representation you want in a difficult, stressful and emotional time. The Fisher Stark team will prepare your case for trial. We know that juries want a clear and powerful message that shows them what happened. We are your advocates. We know that you have to fight to achieve the highest possible legal recovery for your serious wrongful death case.
We serve the communities of Western North Carolina including Henderson County, Buncombe County and Haywood County. If you’ve lost a loved one because of the negligent or reckless behavior of another, call us today so we can go to work for you. 828.505.4300