An accidental death can impact a family at any moment. The loss of a family member can cause never ending grief and for some financial implications. Relying on a loved one can turn your world upside down financially. Luckily in New Mexico legal action can be taken against the negligent party in a wrongful death lawsuit.
If you are ready to file a wrongful death claim due to the loss of a family member at no fault of their own, contact Barudin Law at 505-404-9640 for a free case review. We will look at the facts of your case and determine the best way to help.
We have successfully handled complex accidental deaths from oilfield accidents in Albuquerque and truck and car accidents. We want you to have the best representation possible to get you and your family the outcome they deserve. Insurance companies will try every trick possible to save themselves money at the expense of your wrongful death case outcome.
Filing a wrongful death claim will allow you to collect damages from the at fault party due to their negligence. Criminal law applies when a person commits a felony against the deceased family member. You have 3 years to file a claim for wrongful death in New Mexico under the Statute of limitations in the state.
The wrongful death claim for family member(s) who are entitled to compensation will cover all medical bills, lack of income, loss of companionship and funeral expenses. Your attorney will determine what a fair settlement is and won’t stop negotiating with the insurance company until then. Since wrongful death claims can take years and extensive negotiation your attorney will explain to you what a fair settlement will look like.
Barudin Law is here to help at 505-404-9640.