Why You Need an Experienced Mississippi Wrongful Death AttorneyMississippi Legal News
The loss of a loved one is a painful experience and can be surrounded by no end of uncertainty and anger– especially when their death could have been prevented. Whether caused by medical malpractice, defective products, traffic accidents, or simple negligence, wrongful death cases can become expensive pursuits.
Without a skilled, sensitive lawyer to give you peace of mind, the mourning process can only grow harder in the face of complex legal issues. An experienced attorney can give you closure, representation, and the compensation you deserve. With a professional on your side, you’ll have time to grieve, spend time with your loved ones, and sort things out after your loss.
Gain Access to Resources You Might Not Have
With the evidence requirements of a civil wrongful death case, you will have to demonstrate that the loss of your loved one was the result of negligence to a reasonable extent. Building a strong case can be extremely difficult without prior knowledge and experience, especially in situations where institutions might be reluctant to part ways with evidence without legal pressure.
Medical malpractice, in particular, can be challenging to prove. According to a study by John Hopkins Medicine, medical errors are the third leading cause of death in America–as such, it’s no surprise that they make up a majority of wrongful death cases. However, gathering sufficient evidence and relevant experts in the field can make it difficult to prove that malpractice ever occurred. A talented lawyer can leverage their network and resources to gather everything needed to prove negligence.
Get a Fair Settlement
Even if an insurance company settles, there’s no guarantee that they’ll offer you fair compensation. An insurance adjuster’s top priority is profit, and as such, it’s all too common for them to use dishonest tactics to deprecate your settlement.
A seasoned attorney can:
- Give you a strong estimate for your settlement’s value, taking into account all of the grief and burdens caused by a victim’s death.
- Handle communication with the other party and advise you, ensuring you don’t endanger your odds of success or jeopardize your settlement.
- Negotiate skillfully with insurance companies and secure reasonable compensation for your loss.
Having the help of someone with real knowledge of the field means you don’t have to worry about your settlement, you’ll have a professional to walk you through every step of the process and handle the hassle on your behalf.
Hire a Knowledgable Attorney
If you’ve lost a loved one due to the negligence of someone else, please, don’t hesitate to call the Germany Law Firm, PLLC at (601) 401-6884 to schedule a free consultation today. With almost forty years of experience and the assertive, yet compassionate attorneys you need, we’re dedicated to helping Mississippi’s families get the representation and compensation they deserve.