Skilled Legal Guidance From An Experienced Wrongful Death Attorney
The grief can be overwhelming in the aftermath of losing a loved one unexpectedly. If you know the death was caused by someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, the pain and loss may be compounded by anger and frustration. We understand what you are going through.
If you have lost a loved one due to another party’s negligence or recklessness, The Law Office of William T. Corbett, Jr., P.L.L.C., is here to explain your options for bringing a wrongful death claim. This type of legal action is meant to help families obtain the financial compensation they need to move forward.
For a free consultation, please call us at 704-951-5372 or complete our contact form. We advise and represent clients in Mooresville, Statesville and throughout Iredell County and the surrounding areas.
Who Can File A Wrongful Death Lawsuit In North Carolina?
A wrongful death lawsuit may benefit multiple members of the family of the deceased. However, in North Carolina, only the personal representative of the decedent’s estate may file a wrongful death lawsuit. In many cases, the personal representative is the deceased person’s surviving spouse, parent or child.
What Types Of Compensation May Be Available Through A Wrongful Death Lawsuit?
A wrongful death claim may account for a variety of damages, including:
- Medical bills
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Loss of income the decedent might have provided
- Loss of comfort, companionship, protection and services the decedent might have provided
- Pain and suffering endured by the decedent prior to death
Let us help you navigate this difficult time. Our founding attorney, William T. Corbett, Jr., has more than 30 years of experience, and he has tried more than 200 jury trials. The Law Office of William T. Corbett, Jr., P.L.L.C., is here to help you, too.
Contact Us Today
If you believe you may have a wrongful death claim, we encourage you to contact us in Mooresville. Please call 704-951-5372 or complete our contact form to arrange a free consultation. We advise and represent individuals and families throughout Iredell County and the surrounding areas.