Houston Wrongful Death Accident Lawyer: Seeking Justice for You

Houston Wrongful Death Accident Lawyer: Seeking Justice and Compensation for Your Loss

Welcome to McDonald Worley, where our experienced Houston wrongful death accident lawyers are committed to seeking justice and compensation for the loss of your loved one. Losing a loved one is never easy, and it can be even more devastating when their death was caused by someone else’s negligence. Our personal injury attorneys have helped numerous families navigate the legal process and obtain compensation for their loss. We understand the pain and frustration you may be feeling, and we are dedicated to fighting for you and your loved ones.

Practice Areas

Car Accidents

A car accident caused by someone else’s negligence can result in serious injury or death. If your loved one was killed in a car accident, our attorneys can help you investigate the cause of the accident, determine liability, and pursue compensation for your loss.

Truck Accidents

Truck accidents can be especially dangerous, often resulting in severe injury or death. If your loved one was killed in a truck accident, our attorneys can help you gather evidence, determine liability, and seek just compensation.

Motorcycle Accidents

As motorcyclists are more vulnerable on the road compared to other motorists, they face a higher risk of being involved in a fatal accident. If your loved one was killed in a motorcycle accident, our attorneys can help you investigate the cause and seek compensation for your loss.

Nursing Home Neglect

Nursing homes have the responsibility to provide proper care and attention to our loved ones. If your loved one’s death was caused by nursing home neglect or abuse, our attorneys can help you seek justice and hold the nursing home accountable for their actions.

Wrongful Death

Wrongful death is a legal term that describes a death caused by someone else’s negligence or intentional harm. Examples of wrongful death include car accidents, truck accidents, nursing home neglect, and dangerous drugs. Our attorneys can help you investigate the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s death and pursue compensation for your loss.

Dangerous Drugs

Pharmaceutical companies have the responsibility to provide safe and effective medications to the public. If your loved one’s death was caused by a dangerous drug, our attorneys can help you hold the pharmaceutical company accountable and pursue compensation for your loss.

Experienced Personal Injury Attorneys and Free Consultations

At McDonald Worley, we have a team of experienced personal injury attorneys who have a proven track record of success in wrongful death cases. We understand the immense pain and hardship that the loss of a loved one can cause, and we are committed to providing compassionate and effective legal representation. We offer free consultations and case review services to injured individuals nationwide, and we work on a contingency fee basis, which means that we do not get paid unless we win your case.

Recent News

The Role of Expert Witnesses in Car Wreck Accident Cases

Expert witnesses play a crucial role in car wreck accident cases. They can provide valuable insight and testimony that can help prove liability and obtain compensation for your losses. Our wrongful death attorneys have experience working with expert witnesses and can assist you in finding the right expert for your case.

Hit-and-Run Accidents in Houston: Legal Recourse and Compensation

Hit-and-run accidents are a common occurrence in Houston, and they can leave families feeling lost and unsure of where to turn. Our attorneys can help you navigate the legal process and seek compensation for your losses, even if the responsible party has not been identified.

Dog Attacks on Children in Houston: Legal Rights and Recovery

Dog attacks on children can be especially traumatic and can result in serious injury or death. Our attorneys can help you understand your legal rights and pursue compensation for your child’s injuries, including medical bills and emotional distress.

Contact McDonald Worley

At McDonald Worley, we know how difficult it can be to lose a loved one due to someone else’s negligence. That’s why we are dedicated to providing the legal support and guidance you need during this difficult time. We offer free consultations and case review services to injured individuals nationwide. Contact us today to schedule your free consultation and learn more about how we can help you seek justice and compensation for your loss.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is wrongful death?

Wrongful death is a legal term that refers to a death caused by someone else’s negligence or intentional harm. Examples include car accidents, truck accidents, nursing home neglect, and dangerous drugs.

What is the statute of limitations for filing a wrongful death lawsuit in Texas?

In Texas, the statute of limitations for filing a wrongful death lawsuit is two years from the date of the loved one’s death.

How is compensation determined in a wrongful death case?

Compensation in a wrongful death case may include economic damages such as medical bills, funeral expenses, and lost income, as well as non-economic damages such as pain and suffering and loss of companionship.

How long does it take to resolve a wrongful death case?

The timeline for resolving a wrongful death case can vary depending on the circumstances surrounding the case. Some cases may be resolved quickly, while others may take several years to reach a settlement or go to trial.

What sets McDonald Worley apart from other law firms?

McDonald Worley is an award-winning personal injury law firm with a proven track record of success in wrongful death cases. Our attorneys are passionate about fighting for justice and compensation for our clients. We offer free consultations and case review services to injured individuals nationwide.

What should I do if I suspect wrongful death?

If you suspect that your loved one’s death was caused by someone else’s negligence or intentional harm, you should contact a wrongful death accident lawyer. Our attorneys can help you understand your legal rights and pursue justice for your loss.

What if my loved one was killed in a hit-and-run accident?

If your loved one was killed in a hit-and-run accident, our attorneys can help you investigate the accident, determine liability, and pursue compensation for your loss. We can work with law enforcement and insurance companies to identify the responsible party and hold them accountable for their actions.

Can I still file a wrongful death lawsuit if my loved one did not have a will?

Yes, you can still file a wrongful death lawsuit even if your loved one did not have a will. Our attorneys can help you navigate the legal process and pursue compensation for your loss.

What if my loved one died in a workplace accident?

If your loved one died in a workplace accident, you may be entitled to compensation through workers’ compensation or through a wrongful death lawsuit if the death was caused by someone else’s negligence.

What if my loved one died in a car accident caused by a drunk driver?

If your loved one died in a car accident caused by a drunk driver, you may be entitled to compensation through a wrongful death lawsuit. Our attorneys can help you navigate the legal process and seek justice for your loss.

How much does it cost to hire a wrongful death accident lawyer?

At McDonald Worley, we offer free consultations and work on a contingency fee basis, which means that we do not get paid unless we win your case. This allows injured individuals and families to obtain legal representation without any upfront costs.