San Francisco Wrongful Death Attorney
Helping Families Obtain Justice After Serious Loss
The Law Office of Scott Righthand, P.C. litigates wrongful death cases
on behalf of family members who have lost a loved one as a result of an
accident or negligence in the Bay Area. Our firm handles cases in Oakland,
San Francisco, Concord, Fremont, and San Jose where a person's intentional,
reckless, or negligent conduct wrongfully caused the death of another.
We understand that this time in your life may be worrisome and we believe
that you should be focusing on healing, not dealing with legal issues.
When you work with a wrongful death lawyer from our team, we will handle
your case with dignity and ensure that you receive the compensation you
deserve for your loss.
Free Consultation: 888-906-8478
Our firm is here to help you during this tough time. Contact us today.
Examples of Our Wrongful Death Victories
$2,000,000.000 – Failure to Diagnose Heart Disease
$1,050,000.000 – Malpractice Leading to Blood Loss
$600,000.00 – Failure to Treat / Pulmonary Embolism
$600,000.00 – Slip & Fall at a Retail Store
Click here to browse through more examples of our firm's case results.
Types of Wrongful Death Cases We Handle
Although this time in your life is difficult, it is important that you
work with our team. You do not have to face this time alone! Our firm
extensive experience handling wrongful death cases. We have secured substantial
wrongful death judgments and settlements on behalf of clients who have
lost loved ones.
We represent clients who have lost loved ones due to the following:
Who Can File a Wrongful Death Claim?
People who are considered to be “next of kin” to the decedent
can file a wrongful death claim.
The following are considered to be next of kin:
- Domestic Partners
What Kind of Damages Can I Recover?
In wrongful death cases, our firm represents survivors of the deceased,
which may include the spouse, children, and siblings. While no amount
of financial compensation can adequately replace a life, our legal system
offers survivors monetary damages to cover these types of losses:
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Lost wages and benefits
- Medical expenses
- Lost inheritance
- Loss of consortium
Contact the Law Office of Scott Righthand, P.C.
Are you grieving the loss of a loved one because of a wrongful death? If
so, it is important that you contact an attorney from our team right away.
We have years of experience handling sensitive personal injury and wrongful
death cases and we may be able to help you as well. You do not have to
face the California legal system alone or worry about what the future
may hold. If you have questions about your eligibility to file a wrongful
contact the Law Office of Scott Righthand, P.C. right away.