The wrongful death of a loved one can have a devastating impact on your life. If your loved one has died as a result of the negligence of another person, you may be able to recover compensation for your losses.
When a person suffers a wrongful death (the decedent), immediate family members may recover compensation from the party liable for the wrongful death. Speak to Hawaii attorney Philip R. Brown for free to discuss the details of your case: (808) 523-5900.
Types of Wrongful Death Cases
Wrongful death lawyer Phil Brown helps families who have lost loved ones due to:
We accept cases throughout Honolulu and Hawaii.
Damages in a Wrongful Death Case
When surviving family members file a wrongful death claim, they may be able to recover compensation for losses they have endured or will endure as a result of the wrongful death. Some of the most common losses families receive compensation include:
- Pain and Suffering
- Mental Anguish
- Medical Bills
- Funeral Expenses
- Loss of Income
- Loss of Inheritance
- Loss of Companionship
If your loved one has passed away from a wrongful death, it is important that you contact an experienced wrongful death attorney like Philip R. Brown as soon as possible. Without quick action, you may adversely affect your wrongful death claim.
The court limits the amount of time loved ones have to file their wrongful death claims. Also, if the only immediate family member available to file the wrongful death claim is a minor, the court may have to assign a guardian to act in their best interests.
Contact attorney Philip R. Brown online or by phone at (808) 523-5900 today if your loved one has suffered a wrongful death. Not only will he provide you with a free initial consultation, but he will also represent you on a contingent fee basis, which means you don’t have to pay any attorneys' fees unless you settle your wrongful death claim.