Wrongful Death

wrongful death attorney in mesa, azWrongful death is characterized as accidental death that occurs at the hands of another person. Survivors of the incident can occasionally file a claim against the liable party and receive damages.

Such claims involve various fatal accidents ranging from motor vehicle collisions, medical malpractice and product liability. Wrongful death claims are designed to seek accountability for negligence on behalf of persons, corporations, and government agencies.

Arizona Wrongful Death Claims

Wrongful death claims are most often filed against …

  • A driver or employer at fault in an automobile accident
  • The builder or designer of a faulty roadway
  • The government agents who fail to provide sufficient warning regarding hazards
  • A manufacturing or distribution company

Who Can Sue for Wrongful Death?

A wrongful death claim must be filed by real parties in interest, a representative on behalf of the survivors who suffered damages following the fatal accident.

Real parties in interest are most often considered …

  • Immediate family
  • Life partners
  • Financial dependents
  • Distant relatives

Mesa Wrongful Death Attorneys

The East Valley attorneys at the Schenk Podolsky Attorneys at Law understand how difficult the loss of a loved one can be. While we know nothing can replace what’s already been lost, we’re committed to helping you claim the compensation to which you’re entitled.

Are you or a loved one the victims of wrongful death? Contact an experienced Mesa attorney immediately. We focus on your case so you can focus on reclaiming your life.