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Wrongful Death

The death of a family member leaves an emptiness nothing can fill. When the loved one had a full life, the loss feels even greater.

As a survivor of an accident victim, you have the right to claim compensation for your financial losses and emotional suffering. In choosing a lawyer, you should remember that you have one – and only one – opportunity to obtain compensation. The lawyer you choose should be experienced in wrongful death suits and have the resources to research and pursue your case.

The lawyers at Godbey Law have worked in the area of wrongful death, motor vehicle accident and personal injury claims for over 20 years. We understand the legal issues such cases present and how to build successful wrongful death cases.

Call 513-241-6650 or send an email to arrange for a free consultation.

Building A Successful Wrongful Death Case

At Godbey Law, we take a disciplined approach to our work. In building your case, we will thoroughly analyze every aspect of the event that took your loved one from you.

In a fatal auto accident or truck accident case, for example, we will call upon professional investigators, highway safety experts and others who can identify how the accident happened and who was responsible. We will also take the full measure of your loss and suffering using economists and other professionals who can quantify the lost earnings and effects on your life.

While nothing can ever replace your loss, the resources we obtain can provide financial security and a sense of closure.

Complex Legal Issues

A wrongful death lawsuit can raise many complex legal issues. For example, many parties may have a legal claim to compensation, including various family members as well as the estate of the deceased. They can file claims against the deceased person’s own insurance company, as well as those for the negligent party or parties.

Sorting out these claims while developing a successful legal strategy requires an attorney knowledgeable in wrongful death law. The lawyers at Godbey Law have extensive experience in complex wrongful death and personal injury cases. Our attorneys understand how to press these cases through the legal system and will work to maximize the compensation you receive.

Serving People In Ohio And Kentucky

It is best to speak with a lawyer as soon as possible after the injury so you don’t miss filing deadlines or risk saying the wrong thing to an insurance adjuster. Contact us online or by phone today at 513-241-6650 to learn about your legal rights and options.