Massachusetts wrongful death claims

Boston area Wrongful Death Lawyer

Every year, thousands of families across the country lose a loved one due to negligent acts of individuals or companies. When someone loses a loved one due to the fault of another, the surviving person may bring a Massachusetts wrongful death claim against the person responsible. The lawsuit may be to recover lost earnings and financial support, medical expenses, final expenses and other costs that arise from fatal accidents.

The kind of (and percentage amount) of recovery that each plaintiff can receive depends on their biological relationship to the deceased. Damage awards also include interest from the date that the person died.

The Massachusetts law firm of Curran & Desharnais, P.C. represents the surviving family members of victims who died in tragic accidents caused by the negligent, careless or reckless actions of another party. If someone you loved has died in a car accident, truck accident, motorcycle accident, a work accident, a slip and fall accident, or because a doctor, a product manufacturer, or someone else was negligent, Contact Boston area, Massachusetts Wrongful Death Lawyers immediately.

Filing a Massachusetts Wrongful Death Lawsuit

In Massachusetts, the decedent’s estate has three years from the time of death or from the time of discovery that a wrongful death occurred to file a MA Wrongful Death Lawsuit against the liable parties. Husbands, wives, sons, daughters, and parents are given priority when filing a wrongful death claim. If the deceased left behind no immediate family members, then brothers, sisters, grandchildren, and other relatives may file for damages.

Common causes of wrongful death claims include:

Greater Boston Wrongful Death Attorneys at the Law Firm of Curran & Desharnais, P.C.

Our Boston area Wrongful Death Lawyers can begin investigating the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s death immediately. We will also interview witnesses and all negligent parties. Depending on the specifics of your Massachusetts wrongful death case, we can work with experts, such as accident reconstruction experts, human factors engineers, product design experts, forensic pathologists, OSHA experts, construction site experts, economists, and medical specialists to begin gathering, preserving, and examining the evidence.

Clients know that we are skilled negotiators and aggressive litigators. We will not rest until we achieve the best outcome possible for your wrongful death case. You will not pay us any fees until we recover your compensation.

To schedule your free consultation with an experienced Greater Boston Wrongful Death Attorney at the Law Firm of Curran & Desharnais, P.C., call 781-618-3197 or 888-682-9194(toll free) or contact us online. Our MA Lawyers are available twenty four hours a day, seven days a week.

Curran & Desharnais handles personal injury & construction cases in all Massachusetts cities including: Allston, Arlington, Belmont, Boston, Braintree, Brighton, Brockton, Brookline, Cambridge, Charlestown, Dedham, Everett, Fall River, Framingham, Gloucester, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Lawrence, Lexington, Lowell, Lynn, Malden, Medford, Middlesex County, New Bedford, Needham, Newton, Norfolk County, Plymouth, Quincy, Revere, Roxbury, Salem, Saugus, Somerville, South Boston, Springfield, Suffolk County, Taunton, Walpole, Waltham, Wareham, Watertown, West Roxbury, Winchester, Worcester, Worcester County and Wrentham.

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