The sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one is one of the most difficult
experiences that one can go through in life. Wrongful death accidents
are emotionally traumatizing for the family of the victim, and the repercussions
of losing a loved one in a needless accident can linger for years. The caring
legal team at Habbas & Associates understands the devastating nature of wrongful
death accidents and we have seen the financial strain that families can
go through after the death of the family's main financial provider.
With more than 175 years of legal experience, our law firm represents families
and individuals who have lost their beloved family members in tragic and
preventable accidents. We provide caring, reliable legal counsel and support
for our clients so that they can recover the compensation they need to
stay financially afloat. When you call a San Jose wrongful death attorney
at our firm, you will immediately begin to receive the compassionate legal
support you deserve.
Contact us today to schedule your free consultation.
Wrongful Death Claims in California
Wrongful death is defined by the law as a death caused by the negligence
or misconduct of another person or company. If your loved one was killed
because of the negligent or reckless actions of another, you may be entitled
to seek compensation under the law.
Common Causes of Wrongful Death
While there are a variety of accidents that can lead to the death of a
loved one, some of the most common include:
Our firm has
extensive experience in the recovery of compensation under personal injury law, and we will
fight for you so that you can receive the maximum amount of compensation
Habbas & Associates, we are passionate about seeing our clients get through a trying time
in their life, and we work tirelessly so that they can rest free from
Wrongful Death Statute of Limitations in California
California Code of Civil Procedure 335.1, a person must file a wrongful death claim within two years of the death
of an individual that was "caused by the wrongful act or neglect
of another." Two years can pass quicker than you realize, therefore,
it is important to contact a wrongful death attorney as soon as possible
to begin building your case.
Contact a wrongful death lawyer in San Jose today for a free consultation! We serve Northern California clients from four convenient office locations
in San Jose, Modesto, Sacramento, and Oakland.