Fresno Wrongful Death Attorneys
Medical Malpractice and Wrongful Death
If you have lost someone close to you, you have our heartfelt sympathies. If you suspect that
medical error, or
medical negligence played a major role in the death or your loved one, you are not alone. The Institute of Medicine estimates that over 44,000 people per year die as a result of medical error, about the same number of lives breast cancer claims each year. If your loved one died as a direct result of the negligence of the health care providers or medical facilities that were caring for them, it might be considered a "wrongful death." There are several ways an individual can suffer a wrongful death as a result of medical malpractice. Some of these might include:
How a Fresno Wrongful Death Lawyer Could Help
If you have lost someone you care about and believe it might have been a wrongful death, we urge you contact our offices at the Pacific Attorney Group. We would like to meet with you for a free consultation and inform you of your legal options and how you might be able to seek justice on your loved one's behalf. While we understand that no amount of financial compensation could ever make up for the loss of your loved one, a settlement or jury award could help you or the surviving family defray some of the medical expenses, lost wages, emotional trauma, and other possible damages that may have resulted from the wrongful death. With over 35 years of collective legal experience representing victims of malpractice and wrongful death, we have recovered millions of dollars in damages for our clients: helping them recover, rebuild, and move on with their lives after tragedy strikes. Let us put our experience and resources to work for you and your family during this difficult time.
For your free, no-obligation consultation with a
Fresno wrongful death attorney
, please contact the Pacific Attorney Group. We don't charge you anything in legal fees until we have been successful in recovering a settlement or award on your behalf.