Fatalities in car accidents have been an issue that Duncan Firm has dealt with for years. These cases are particularly painful to family members who have lost a loved one in a car accident, especially so when the victim’s death was the result of negligence on the part of another driver. Surviving family members of victims killed in car accidents in and around the Little Rock area need to know their options.
Few people will know what recourse they can take after a family member is killed in a car accident. However, and although it pales in comparison to having that person back in the world, getting compensation and justice is a route you can take. The experienced Little Rock attorneys at the Duncan Firm helps families file wrongful death suits when a car accident claims the life of a loved one.
Filing a Wrongful Death Claim
In Arkansas, a wrongful death suit is a statutory claim that requires the opening of a special estate to file the case which should involve an attorney. In cases where the only surviving members are minors, there are additional factors complicating factors for which legal advice is necessary.
If you need to file a claim, it is essential that you speak with the experienced wrongful death attorneys at the Duncan Firm. We can explain to you in language you can understand what benefits are available, how your compensation can be recovered, and get you the maximum amount needed to help you and your family. Do not speak to an insurance company before speaking with us, because the insurance company is not your friend or your lawyer.
If you have lost a loved one in a car accident in the Little Rock, Arkansas area, please contact the Duncan Firm to set up a free initial consultation with one of our experienced wrongful death attorneys today.