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A wrongful death claim is made against the person who caused the death of another person. As the law says, the claim is usually made in a civil case by close family members. If you or someone you know has died because of someone else’s wrongdoing, talk to our expert San Diego Wrongful Death Lawyer.

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A wrongful death claim must be brought on behalf of the “actual parties in interest,” which are the people who have been hurt by the death of the deceased. Most of the time, the executor of the deceased person’s estate is the representative.

 

When someone dies because of the fault of another person or group, this is called wrongful death or negligent death. Those left behind by a loved one who has died can file a lawsuit against the person or group at fault to get money for the harm they have suffered because of the death.

 

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In wrongful death cases, we have to show that the defendant’s carelessness, recklessness, or negligence caused all or part of the death of the plaintiff’s family member. No matter what happened, losing a loved family member is the most heartbreaking thing that can happen. It’s much worse when someone dies because of an accident or an act of evil. When the victim dies when they are at their best, they leave behind family members who depend on them for emotional and financial support. Our skilled San Diego Wrongful Death Lawyer can help you with your case.

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Our Offices take pleasure in personalizing legal solutions to meet the unique needs of each of our customers. In addition, where required, we fight for your rights by standing up to those who wrong you. We will always try to secure the best possible result for our clients, whether the matter is settled out of court or decided by a jury verdict.

Areas We Serve

Count on us to be there, any time.

We take pleasure in personalizing legal solutions to meet the unique needs of each of our customers. In addition, where required, we fight for your rights by standing up to those who wrong you. We will always try to secure the best possible result for our clients, whether the matter is settled out of court or decided by a jury verdict.

FAQs

A wrongful death is any death that happens because of someone else’s carelessness, wrongdoing, lack of care, or inaction. Depending on the circumstances, deaths caused by things like car accidents, slip-and-fall accidents, bad products, or police brutality could be called “wrongful deaths.”

In California, a wrongful death suit can be filed by the victim’s spouse first, then by the victim’s children or the children of the victim’s children who have already died, if there are any. If none of these things are true, the victim’s parents, siblings, or other family members may file a wrongful death suit.

In California, most cases of wrongful death must be filed within two years of the death of the person who was hurt. But different statutes of limitations may apply in certain situations. For example, the deadline may be extended if the plaintiff is a minor or has a mental disability. Also, any case against a government entity (like a city, school district, or fire district) must be preceded by the filing of a California government tort claim, which has a 180-day deadline.

When a wrongful death case is won, the amount of compensation depends on many things. In a wrongful death case, the final amount of compensation will take into account both the financial and emotional problems that were caused by the death. Damages in a wrongful death case can include medical bills, funeral costs, loss of financial support, expected earnings, loss of benefits, pain and suffering, emotional anguish, loss of companionship, and punitive damages.

Yes. Criminal violence is a type of intentional wrongdoing that can give rise to a claim for money. You could file a lawsuit against the criminal, but you might also be able to file a lawsuit against a business that has enough insurance to pay your family back. This could happen, for example, if your loved one was attacked at a business that didn’t have enough security.

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It pays medical bills, lost wages, and rehabilitation costs to injured employees

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All losses including medical expenses will be added to our formal complaint.

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You should seek skilled legal representation if you were hit on the road.

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Injured people who are hurt on someone else’s property are covered.

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If you have suffered a work related hearing loss, or are injured, we can to help

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Dacko Rebeka
Dacko Rebeka
2023-02-09
This was my first experience with the legal system. It is quite intimidating when you do not know what you are up against. Mr. Patrick was very professional and explained the entire process in a way that was easily understood. He was always prompt, direct, and courteous. Whenever I had any questions, he returned my phone calls, texts, and emails very quickly, even on weekends. Mr. Patrick has my highest recommendation. If you are looking for an attorney who is going to take care of business, look no further than Mr. Patrick!
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freo arestil
2023-02-09
Mr. Patrick helped me with my car accident case. He was super professional and quick to respond to my needs until resolution. I highly recommend Mr. Patrick to anyone that wants to avoid the "insurance run-a-round nightmare" and to give Mr. Patrick a call for legal representation to avoid headaches.
Jerry Ferguson
Jerry Ferguson
2023-02-09
Mr. Patrick is a professional and knowledgeable personal injury attorney who gets results. If you feel intimidated by the legal process and lawyers, then put your mind at rest - Mr. Patrick is approachable, friendly, and actually cares about his clients. He explains the process clearly, keeps you informed every step of the way, and goes the extra mile. He is, without a doubt, the guy you want in your corner, and I highly recommend Mr. Patrick.
Kervenson Saint Juste
Kervenson Saint Juste
2023-02-08
I consulted with Mr. Patrick on my case, and he was exceptional. I strongly recommend him. He is very knowledgeable and acts with our best interest at heart. Thank you for everything, Mr. Patrick!
Patty E. Farmer
Patty E. Farmer
2023-02-08
I highly recommend 2H Law Firm. They were very straightforward. Mr. Patrick handled my case professionally and efficiently and was very pleasant to work with. The end result also exceeded my expectations.
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merzius jonas
2023-02-08
Mr. Patrick and his team are professionals who truly cared about my case and made my recovery their priority. Mr. Patrick was always available to answer any questions I may have had during the entire process. If you are looking for help from a team that truly cares about you, then I highly recommend the 2H Law Firm.
Jeef Merizier
Jeef Merizier
2023-02-07
Mr. Patrick was tremendously generous and helpful. Mr. Patrick always kept in touch throughout the whole process. He shot for the stars money-wise and was successful. I highly recommend him to anyone who needs an injury attorney and is ready to get paid.
William Knight
William Knight
2023-02-07
I highly recommend 2H Law Firm. They worked on my case involving a neck injury, and they were awesome. They got me an amount I was very happy with. I would definitely like to recommend dealing with Mr. Patrick. He was especially attentive to my needs. If you're injured, this is the place to come to take the service you deserve and need.
Lucny Pierre
Lucny Pierre
2023-02-07
I recommend this place and especially attorney Mr. Patrick. This guy is awesome. I had a car accident last year, and the insurance company of the person at fault wanted to cut me a check for a very low amount. I did some research and found 2H Law Firm. Mr. Patrick was my attorney from the start. He explained everything clearly. He supported and updated me through the whole ordeal. I can't say enough good things about Mr. Patrick. I am very happy about the outcome of my case and the work that Mr. Patrick has done on my behalf.
Jules Estiplet
Jules Estiplet
2023-02-06
Mr. Patrick just concluded a personal injury case for me. He was able to get me a great settlement. He was kind and caring, always looking out for what was needed. He was good at letting me know what to expect through every stage and was upfront about all possible outcomes the first time we met. He was open to reviews and input from everyone involved in my case. Although he made several recommendations, he always consulted me before decisions were made. He was quick to answer all questions.
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I had a great experience with Hollingsworth Law Group. They answered any and all questions when I called. They did a wonderful job throughout the process of my case. I wholly recommend them. Pat did a great job. He is a great person to deal with. I recommend their firm to everybody.
John C.
John C.
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Patrick handled my case very well, we received more that expected in the settlement and I really had very little to do. A few trip to the doctors office and I was done. I would definitely recommend Patrick to anyone pursuing a workers’ compensation or personal injury claim.
Ernie D.
Ernie D.
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I would like the public to know Patrick Hollingsworth is a very fine lawyer he’s not one to leave you hanging. He answers your phone calls immediately. I had a very weak case and Patrick got me back more money than I ever thought possible. You should hire them to help you.
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