Wrongful Death Lawyers
At Olson Law Firm in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, we provide comprehensive legal assistance to individuals or families whose lives have been forever altered by the accidental death of a loved one. Justice is our number-one priority for wrongful death cases. We treat our clients with compassion and understanding while relentlessly holding the negligent party responsible for their actions.
If your loved one was the victim of wrongful death , we want to provide you with the legal help you need. Please fill out our contact form or do not hesitate to call us at 866-956-4529.
In addition to providing closure to you and your family, a wrongful death claim can assist in providing financial security. Compensation for damages can include:
- Medical bills
- Funeral costs
- Loss of future earnings
- Loss of benefits
- Loss of companionship
- Pain and suffering
Definition of Wrongful Death
A wrongful death is defined as: a death caused by the negligent, willful, or wrongful act, neglect, omission, or default of another. Typically, a wrongful death claim can be filed in fatalities that result from automobile wrecks, trucking accidents, drunk-driving accidents, defective products, medical malpractice or negligence, nursing home abuse or negligence, or defective pharmaceutical products. This type of claim is usually complex with many intricacies that need the diligence of an experienced attorney. The lawyers and staff at Olson Law Firm know how to conduct a thorough investigation and compile a compelling case for your claim.
Who is Eligible to File a Wrongful Death Claim?
The statute of limitations to file a wrongful death claim for an adult in Oklahoma is two years from the date of the death. Most often, a spouse, child or parent are allowed by law to bring a wrongful death claim on behalf of the estate of a person whose death was caused by negligent behavior of another person or entity. In the event that type of persons in not living, a sibling or appointed representative can file a claim.
Experience that Counts
At Olson Law Firm, our Oklahoma lawyers have the expertise you want to assist in filing your wrongful death claim, carefully walking you through each step, and standing by your side representing your case. We understand your loss. You will always be able to count on our warm and welcoming staff to answer your questions and comfort your anxieties in filing your wrongful death claim.
There are strict time limits for the taking of legal action in such cases, so do not hesitate to send us an email or call us at 866-956-4529 for a free consultation.