Wrongful Death Attorney in Fort Lauderdale
If your spouse, parent, child, or sibling has been killed and you suspect that their death was due to the negligence of another person or company, you should consult a wrongful death attorney immediately like the law firm of Myones Legal, PLLC. Our attorneys are here to assist you in your time of need. Contact our law firm at (954) 668-3180 or via this form to arrange a free and immediate consultation.
We handle wrongful death cases in:
Fort Lauderdale · Hollywood · Pembroke Pines · Broward County · Palm Beach County · Miami · Hialeah, Port St. Lucie · Miramar · Coral Springs · Pompano Beach · Miami Gardens · West Palm Beach · Davie · Boca Raton · Sunrise · Plantation · Miami Beach · Deerfield Beach · Lauderhill · Weston · Delray Beach · And The Surrounding Areas
Time is of the Essence
We understand that you are grieving the loss of a loved one, however the sooner you can give our firm the opportunity to start investigating the circumstances of your case, the more likely we will be able to hold the responsible parties accountable.
At Myones Legal PLLC, we know that no amount of money can ever replace your loved one, but that seeking financial restitution is often necessary to recover expenses related to funerals, estate resolution, loss of income, and loss of inheritance. We will do everything in our power to help you uncover the truth about your loss and seek fair and just restitution.
Who can make wrongful death claim in Florida?
In the state of Florida, the right to bring a claim for wrongful death is granted to parents, children, and spouses. Under certain circumstances, parents of an unborn child may bring an action for an unborn fetus that dies or fails to be born due to the negligence of another.
Brothers, sisters, aunts, uncles, cousins and former spouses of the deceased are not granted a cause of action to pursue wrongful death damages, however some of these persons may qualify as heirs to their estate. Our attorneys can help you understand these laws and statutes further.
What is the wrongful death statute of limitations in Florida?
The statute of limitations for filing a wrongful death claim in Florida is two years from the date of death. Failing to file a claim within the two year statute of limitations may prohibit you from ever recovering compensation. Speak to one of our attorneys even if you’re past the two year statute of limitations as you may still have options.
What damages can a wrongful death attorney in Florida pursue?
Wrongful death damages in the state of Florida can include but is not limited to the following:
- Loss of Income – This includes money that the decedent would have been able to earn as a means to support to the beneficiaries.
- Loss of Companionship – A reasonable monetary value coinciding with the loss of the love and support the decedent would have provided.
- Emotional & Mental Anguish – The value of emotional and mental suffering and anguish you’ve endured.
- Loss of Inheritance – The anticipated value of the assets you would have received had the deceased lived long enough to acquire and pass those assets on.
- Loss of Domestic Services – In some circumstances, damages awarded can include a reasonable value of household services that the decedent would have provided to the family.
- Punitive & Exemplary Damages – If the wrongful death is caused by the gross negligence or a willful act of the defendant.
Fort Lauderdale Wrongful Death Lawyer
At Myones Legal PLLC we help families of victims recover from the loss of loved ones by seeking closure through accountability and financial restitution. We are available to handle your claim with the utmost sensitivity and professionalism. Schedule a free consultation today and allow us to explain your rights and options.
Call (954) 668-3180 or use this form to arrange a free and immediate consultation.
“As if losing a loved one isn’t hard enough, you are then faced with all sorts of financial decisions that you may or may not be familiar with. Even if you are slightly familiar with some of laws it can be completely overwhelming to even have to think about and try to process what is happening.
Finding the proper legal representation is important, not only for the financial aspect but also having peace of mind that everything is being handled in a timely and efficient manner.
Howard Myones could not have been more understanding and compassionate through this process. He explained everything in detail each step of the way. He was very knowledgeable and honest. He made himself available to answer all of my questions and set all of my worries to rest.”
"Howard is a highly knowledgeable, efficient, straightforward and professional attorney. He has resolved legal matters for me beyond my expectations. Highly recommended."
"Howard was excellent in handling my accident case. He was always extremely professional and knowledgeable, and made it clear that he had my best interest at heart. I would recommend him to anyone that needs legal help."
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