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How to File a Wrongful Death Claim in Texas

Wrongful Death Claims

The highly skilled San Antonio wrongful death lawyers of Wayne Wright LLP are experienced in all aspects pertaining to wrongful death cases. In certain death situations, heirs are entitled to claims for damages because of the loss of a loved one. Examples include loss of society, loss of companionship, and loss of support.

Survival Claims

These are claims that belong to the estate of a deceased person for the losses due to an untimely death. Examples are lost wages, pain and suffering, mental anguish, and medical bills related to the death.

Bystander Claims

Each renowned San Antonio / Corpus Christi wrongful death lawyer at Wayne Wright LLP is experienced in representing claimants of wrongful death, survival claims, and bystander claims.

The lawyers at Wayne Wright LLP are experienced in representing claimants of wrongful death, survival claims, and bystander claims.

Attorneys Represent Wrongful Death Claims

Wrongful death occurs when reckless or negligent actions of another person or responsible party kills someone. Common causes of wrongful death include:

Contact our attorneys at Wayne Wright LLP to review your case. We want to represent your wrongful death claim.

Filing a Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The four key elements involved in bringing a wrongful death suit against another party in the state of Texas are:

  • The death of another human being.
  • Evidence that the death was caused by another’s negligence or wrongful acts.
  • Financial and other losses resulting from the death.
  • A suit brought about by a member of the deceased’s immediate family or dependents.

Two-Year Limit to File

There is a two-year statute of limitation on filing wrongful death actions in Texas and this timeframe can be even less in other jurisdictions. Therefore, it is important to retain legal counsel immediately after the death of a loved one. Wayne Wright LLP is home to some of the most dedicated wrongful death lawyers San Antonio has to offer. They have the experience and skills to build and represent a winning case for you.

Compensation in a Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Our wrongful death attorneys in San Antonio, Corpus Christi, Austin, El Paso, and Houston seek fair and just compensation for families of wrongful death victims.

  • Lost income and future earnings
  • Lost benefits and Social Security
  • Medical and funeral costs
  • Lost inheritance
  • Lost companionship and parental guidance
  • Pain and suffering
  • General damages

Our attorneys in Austin, Corpus Christi, El Paso, Houston and San Antonio seek fair and just compensation for families of wrongful death victims.

We Fight for Families of Wrongful Death Victims

Your legal battle is in trustworthy, experienced hands with a wrongful death lawyer from Wayne Wright LLP. Let us fight for you. Contact our law firm to arrange a complimentary consultation about your claim.