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Lubbock Wrongful Death Lawyer

4708 67th St #200

Lubbock, TX 79414

Call (806) 557-0000

Every year, thousands of Texans, including people in and around Lubbock, are killed in lethal accidents caused by the negligence of another party. About 3,500 people are killed in car accidents. Thousands more are killed in slip and fall accidents, workplace accidents, defective product incidents, and other situations.

If you have lost a family member because of the negligence of another party, you need to understand your rights and interests. You need to appreciate the importance of retaining the services of a Lubbock wrongful death lawyer, like a member of the experienced, committed legal team at The Doan Law Firm at (806) 557-0000.

Overview of Texas Wrongful Death Law

The Texas wrongful death law sets forth which family members can file a lawsuit for injuries, damages, and losses arising from the death of a family member in a lethal accident caused by another party. These are:

  • spouse
  • children
  • parents

The family members eligible to file a claim can do so individual or as a group. Adult children can make a claim. If the spouse, children, or parents do not file a wrongful death lawsuit within three months of a family member's death, the personal representative or the executor for the estate of the deceased individual may file a wrongful death claim.

Getting the Compensation You Deserve with a Lubbock Wrongful Death LawyerLubbock, TX Wrongful Death Lawyer

The Lubbock wrongful death lawyer team at The Doan Law Firm will strive tirelessly to ensure that you and your family obtain the compensation you deserve in your case. Nothing can ever fill the void caused by the wrongful death of your family member. Nonetheless, we fight hard to make certain your losses are at least financially compensated to the fullest extent possible.

Every Texas wrongful death case differs. Nonetheless, these are certain types of injuries, damages, and losses that we routinely obtain financially recovery for a client in a Lubbock wrongful death case. These include:

  • lost companionship
  • lost consortium
  • emotional distress and mental anguish
  • lost income
  • lost support
  • final medical expenses
  • funeral and burial expenses

According to Texas wrongful death law, the nature and extent of compensation awarded in your case depends on two primary elements. First, the underlying facts surrounding the accident that resulted in the death of your loved one. Second, the legal familial relationship between you and your deceased family member.

In some cases, Lubbock wrongful death attorney from our firm will seek what are known as punitive or exemplary damages on your behalf in your case. Punitive or exemplary damages represent additional compensation in a Texas wrongful death lawsuit. These damages are awarded in lawsuits in which a determination is made that the conduct of the party responsible for your loved one's death is particularly reckless or egregious.

An order requiring the payment of punitive damages in your case serves two principle purposes. First, they are designed to provide you with additional compensation. Second, punitive or exemplary damages are intended to serve as punishment of the party that caused the lethal accident because of particularly reckless or egregious conduct.

Lubbock Wrongful Death Lawyer Fee Guarantee

The Doan Law Firm offers you a 100 percent Lubbock wrongful death lawyer fee guarantee. Our firm will never charge you an attorney fee until we obtain justice in your case. You will never pay an attorney fee until a Lubbock wrongful death lawyer from our firm obtains compensation for you in a settlement or judgment in your case.

Hire a Doan Law Firm Lubbock Wrongful Death Lawyer Today

The Doan Law Firm Lubbock wrongful death hotline at (806) 557-0000 is staffed around the clock, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, even on all major holidays. You can call us now, or at any convenient time, to schedule an initial consultation with a Doan Law Firm Lubbock wrongful death lawyer. We can schedule an initial consultation at our office, your home, or any place convenient for you.

During an initial consultation with a Lubbock wrongful death attorney, you will be provided an overall case evaluation. We will explain what strategies we can use to obtain justice after the untimely, unnecessary death of your beloved family member. You will have the opportunity to get answers to all of your questions. The Doan Law Firm charges no fee for an initial consultation with a Lubbock wrongful death lawyer from its legal team.

The Doan Law Firm:

4708 67th St #200

Lubbock, TX 79414

(806) 557-0000

Contact an Experienced Personal Injury Lawyer

After an accident, the responsible party's insurance company may try to reduce the claim amount. Commonly, insurance adjusters are trained to get information from the injured to assist in reducing the claim. Though some insurers are less guilty of this practice than others, it is important to realize that insurance companies are profit-oriented corporations and reducing claims results in increased profits for shareholders. This can create a situation for the injured in which they are offered a settlement that does not truly reflect the damages suffered. If you accept this settlement, you lose the ability to get more money should your injuries require further medical treatments. It is critical that victims get legal assistance in any personal injury case, and The Doan Law Firm is prepared to fight relentlessly for your rights.

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