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Our team of experienced lawyers can help you after the tragic loss of a loved one. Often times the sudden or accidental death of a family member or loved one impacts a family affects a family over a lifetime. Hiring a Tampa Wrongful Death lawyer can ensure that you receive compensation for the financial consequences and for your pain and suffering from the devastating loss.Free ConsultationFree Consultation
As a Tampa Wrongful Death lawyer I can help you after the tragic loss of a loved one. Hiring a wrongful death lawyer can get you compensation for your financial consequences and for your pain and suffering from the devastating loss.
At The Law Office of Mahmud Yennes we guarantee a licensed Florida Attorney will handle every step of your case, your case will not be worked on by a legal secretary or paralegal assistant. We know the importance of a lawyer handling every aspect of your case!
We will work hard through out your case, if the need arises we will hire an expert in order to thoroughly represent your case. Experts might include accident reconstruction experts, surgical specialists, mental health professionals, and any other expert who can testify to the extent of the different damages affecting your case.
We understand that sudden loss can be confusing and hard to deal with. Our Tampa Wrongful death Attorneys will keep you posted through every step of the process. If any questions arise regarding your case, a lawyer will be there to support you.
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Florida’s Wrongful Death Act
Wrongful death cases in Florida are based upon a specific statute adopted by the Florida legislature. Under Florida Statutes 768.21 a lawsuit for a wrongful death claim can only be brought by the personal representative of the estate of the decedent and on behalf of the survivors.
Who are considered personal representative of the estate?
ndividual or an institution named in the decedent’s will, or if there is no will, an appointee by a probate judge.
When Can you Bring About a Wrongful Death Suit?
If a person is injured in an accident and survives, he or she can sue to recover for their personal injuries. However, those who have died cannot bring about a lawsuit, and therefore a spouse, parent, or other close family member can file a wrongful death suit when an accident or event results in death. Wrongful death lawsuits in Florida can arise out of a variety of situations.Contact Us
We are Tampa Wrongful Death Attorneys dedicated to representing victims of:
Areas of Practice
- Car Accident Negligence
- Injuries & Damages
- Drunk Driving Accidents
- Road Rage Car Accidents
- Head-on Collisions
- Serious Injuries
- Pedestrian Accidents
- Burn injuries
- Rollover Accidents
- Rear-end Accidents and Injuries
- T-Bone Car Accidents and Injuries
- Failure to Yield Car Accidents
- Merging Car Accidents
- Wrongful Death
- Hit and Run
- Reckless Driving
- Texting and Driving
- Drunk Driving
Total Crashes (FL)
Property Damage Crash
Injury Without Fatality Crash
Crash Resulting in Death
Decisions Are Best Made With The Proper Facts and Statistics
When accidents happen, many suffer specifically victims and families. Medical expenses can be immense, time missed on the job can put a strain on the family finances, and there may be many more questions about your future. Injuries can affect a person’s ability to work and can cause major lifestyle changes for some. Adjusting to life following a major injury can be stressful and difficult for everyone affected.
Unfortunately, individuals who due to no fault of their own could have avoided the added costs, expenses and hardships associated with the accident had the negligent individual taken due care and attention.
When you’ve suffered these injuries due to another person’s negligence, you should be compensated financially for all the ways in which your suffering will impact your life. Compensation for your injuries will correlate with your injuries’ seriousness, as well as how they will impact your future.
All accidents have the potential to cause serious injury, but some injuries are unique to vehicle crashes, such as whiplash. Below, you’ll find some common serious injuries associated with car accidents:
- Spine, back, and neck injuries
- Brain injuries
- Broken and fractured bones
- Organ damage
- Internal bleeding
- Dismemberment and amputation
- Severe burns
- Permanent scarring
Did you know?
According to the Centers for Disease Control, accidents and injuries result in the most deaths for people aged 1 to 44 years of age. The cost of these injuries to victims and families is considerable. In 2013 alone, personal injury expenses cost individuals $671 billion in medical bills and missed time on the job. Motor vehicle accidents accounted for 21% of these injuries, while falls accounted for another 37%.
When accidents happen, many suffer specifically victims and families. Medical expenses can be immense, time missed on the job can put a strain on the family finances, and there may be many more questions about your future. Injuries can affect a person’s ability to work and can cause major lifestyle changes for some. Adjusting to life following a major injury can be stressful and difficult for everyone affected. Unfortunately, individuals who due to no fault of their own could have avoided the added costs, expenses and hardships associated with the accident had the negligent individual taken due care and attention.
For example, when an automobile drivers speeds, drinks and drive, or fails to follow the rules of the road, accidents can take place with tragic consequences for everyone involved. When a drivers fails to show due care, the law allows victims of personal injuries the right to seek compensation or payment for their medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Taking legal action for personal injury can seem like an overwhelming process at first. Determining the value of an injury, negotiating claims, and litigating claims when necessary, is often a complex process. Our Tampa personal injury lawyers look forward to the opportunity to evaluate your car crash or other accident case to see what we can do for you!
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How Much Is My Claim Worth?
After an accident, the most important question for many is calculating the cost of recovery. The process to calculate compensation can be very complicated while it may be easy to evaluate your medical bills and rehabilitation expenses, determining an amount to seek in lost wages usually is a more involved process.