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Bakersfield Wrongful Death Attorney

Bakersfield, California

Losing a loved one in an accident can have a profound effect on the entire family. When a loved one dies in this manner, you need an experienced Bakersfield wrongful death attorney on your side to ensure your family is both protected and provided with the justice you are due.

California wrongful death lawyer Mickey Fine understands how difficult this period in your life can be. He is prepared to handle the legal aspects of your case, protect your family against greedy insurance companies, and fight to get you the compensation you will require to carry on.

Damages in a Bakersfield Wrongful Death Lawsuit

When you have lost a loved one, financial compensation is seldom the first thing on your mind. However, it is necessary to consider the financial impact an untimely death will have on the future comfort and safety of your family.

At the Law Offices of Mickey Fine we provide families the space they need to grieve while we take legal action to seek wrongful death damages including:

  • Related medical expenses
  • End of life expenses
  • Projected future earnings
  • Projected future financial contributions to family and household expenses
  • Insurance coverage and retirement plans
  • Loss of a loved one
  • Emotional duress

We are dedicated to helping surviving family members get the compensation they will need to face the future without their beloved.

Who can File a Bakersfield Wrongful Death Claim

People who typically file Bakersfield wrongful death lawsuits in the state of California include:

  • Spouses or domestic partners
  • Children, stepchildren, and grandchildren
  • Parents
  • Siblings

However, others may also be eligible to file a claim. You will also want to keep California’s one-action rule in mind when filing. During your free case evaluation with California wrongful death lawyer Mickey Fine, it can be established if you are entitled to seek compensation.  Generally, with a few exceptions, the statute of limitations for wrongful death in California is two years.  There are exceptions and ways the statute may be delayed or tolled.  If you have any questions or which to discuss this, please contact the Law Offices of Mickey Fine.

If you have lost a loved one in any type of accident in or around Bakersfield, California, please contact our Bakersfield wrongful death attorney at  the Law Offices of Mickey Fine to schedule a free case evaluation today.