Pursuing Wrongful Death Claims When You Have Lost A Loved One

If you have lost a loved one as the result of another's negligence, you must be aware that individual, their insurance company and their employer will spare no expense to defend themselves. Often, they succeed by passing the blame onto the deceased, who is unable to defend himself. It is therefore imperative that you employ an experienced attorney to advocate on your behalf. Attorney John Hunter Stevens possesses the knowledge, experience and resources to successfully pursue your claim and hold the party at fault accountable.

What You Can Recover In A Wrongful Death Claim

Although no amount of money can compensate you for the loss of a loved one in a fatal accident, you are entitled to significant reimbursement from the party who negligently caused your loved one's death, including:

• Recovery of loss of earnings of the decedent

  • Compensation for your loss of companionship
  • Reimbursement for burial and funeral expenses
  • Recovery of your present and future financial losses
  • Reimbursement for your out-of-pocket expenses incurred
  • Reimbursement for any medical expenses incurred

• Compensation for your pain and suffering

The Kinds Of Wrongful Death Claims We Try

Our lawyer has successfully pursued and won substantial awards for our clients throughout Mississippi in the following wrongful death actions:

• Exposure to silica and asbestos

  • Cancer caused by toxic substances
  • 18-wheeler and commercial truck accidents
  • Defective products
  • Car accidents
  • Exposure to toxic substances that cause mesothelioma or asbestosis

• Nursing home negligence

Let Us Help You

To discuss your matter in detail with an experienced personal injury lawyer, contact our law office in Jackson by calling 601-351-9329.