If you have lost a loved one due to the wrongful acts of another, it may be difficult to even think of taking legal action, but you have the right to seek justice. An experienced attorney can help you overcome the financial burden of your loss through a wrongful death lawsuit. Serving the Atlanta area for a combined 45 years, the skilled attorneys at Adamson & Cleveland, LLC, in Norcross, have recovered millions of dollars for clients throughout Fulton, DeKalb and Gwinnett counties in wrongful death cases. We are dedicated to obtaining compensation that recognizes the value of your loved one’s life and helps you recover from your devastating loss.
When someone dies due to the wrongful conduct of another, the surviving family members may bring a wrongful death lawsuit for the monetary injuries they have suffered as a result of the death. Our attorneys have significant experience advocating for clients who have lost loved ones due to the negligent or reckless conduct of others. We have provided caring and compassionate representation to surviving family members in a wide range of wrongful death matters, including those involving:
These are just a few examples of the types of wrongful death actions we handle. If you have lost a loved one due to the wrongful acts of another, no matter the circumstances, we are committed to helping you find justice. And as difficult as it may be to initiate a lawsuit while you’re in mourning, it’s important to know that in Georgia, your suit must be filed within two years of your loved one’s death.
In a wrongful death action, the damages that may be awarded include compensation for the financial injuries suffered by the deceased’s spouse, children and other dependents as a result of the death. Under Georgia law, these damages include lost future earnings and the economic value of the lost support and services that the family had received from the deceased, as well as medical and funeral expenses. While no amount of money can ever replace your loved one, we will do everything in our power to obtain fair and just compensation that will ease the financial burden of your loss and bring you peace of mind.
If you are dealing with the unexpected loss of a loved one, Adamson & Cleveland, LLC offers a free initial consultation to see if our experienced wrongful death attorneys can help. To schedule you consultation, please call our Norcross office at 404-721-4990 or contact us online.