Wrongful Death

Los Angeles City Law, LLP is a Los Angeles personal injury law firm with experienced wrongful death attorneys. A wrongful death refers to a death caused by another person’s criminal or negligent act.

A wrongful death refers to a death caused by another person’s criminal or negligent act.

The following types of deaths may be considered wrongful deaths:

  • drunk driver collided with a car and killed the other driver,
  • contractor built an unsound house which collapsed and killed the residents,
  • drug manufacturer produced a prescription drug that caused a fatal heart attack in a patient that took the drug, and
  • doctor failed to disclose to patient that lab report found cancerous cells, allowing the cancer to progress, spread and eventually kill the patient.

wrongful deathIn a wrongful death suit, the spouse, children, siblings, and parents of the deceased may recover monetary compensation for their economic and non-economic damages. Economic damages include the victim’s earning capacity for a projected lifespan, services performed by the victim that must now be performed by someone else, and any gifts that the victim would likely have given to the survivor had the decedent been alive. Recoverable non-economic damages include the loss of the victim’s companionship, advice and moral support, love, and sexual relations between married spouses. During this time of tragedy, our Los Angeles injury attorneys can help you.

 

Why choose Los Angeles City Law?

The personal injury lawyers at Los Angeles City Law Firm provide competent, aggressive legal representation that achieves the best possible results for our clients. Ours is a client-focused firm that embraces the highest ethical standards. If you, a friend or a family member has been injured in an accident, please contact our attorneys. We can answer any questions you may have and provide you with a free consultation regarding your case. If traveling to our office is a challenge, we can make arrangements to come to you. To schedule a FREE case consultation, please contact us toll free at (866) 999-6640 or click here to fill out our free consultation form.