Providing Compassionate Wrongful Death Representation
The preventable death of a loved one may be the most tragic thing any of us could experience. Losing a parent, spouse, sibling or child to another party’s careless mistake may affect your family in many ways. Besides the shock and grief, there may be a financial burden caused by your relative’s death.
Wrongful Death Litigators In Augusta
If your family has experienced a wrongful death resulting from a personal injury accident, you could be entitled to substantial financial compensation. Our attorneys at Harrison & Medlin, P.C., represent families in wrongful death litigation in East Georgia, including the Augusta metro area. We will help you get compensation for the deceased’s lost wages, medical bills and funeral expenses, as well as the emotional trauma you have experienced.
Understanding Georgia’s Wrongful Death Laws
Under Georgia law, there are two avenues for wrongful death compensation. One type of compensation is meant to compensate the deceased’s estate and is sought by the personal representative. The other is meant to compensate the estate for the cost of the deceased’s medical care, funeral preparations, pain and suffering, and other losses.
The law also recognizes that you and your family have suffered a tremendous loss. You have the right to seek compensation for your emotional trauma, loss of companionship and other effects of your loved one’s untimely death in a car accident or other accident.
Clear Guidance, Experienced Advocacy
Because wrongful death litigation is so complex, your family would best be served by an attorney with extensive experience in this area of personal injury law. Our lawyers combine a depth of knowledge about wrongful death law with compassion for what you and your relatives are going through. We will resolve your claim against the individuals or businesses responsible for your family member’s passing with minimal disruption, so you can begin the healing process.