The legal term wrongful death refers to the loss of life wrongfully caused by another individual. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence or fault, we encourage you to contact us for caring, skilled legal counsel. While we know that no amount of money can properly compensate you for your losses, our efforts on your behalf may relieve the additional stress of paying costs associated with a death.
Louisiana wrongful death law allows certain surviving family members to recover money for funeral expenses, lost family income, loss of love and affection, and other emotional damages. A separate survival action can also be brought by proper heirs of the deceased. We are experienced and diligent in assessing all possible means of recovery for our clients.
Attorneys Mark Glago and Jatavian Williams place an emphasis on caring for our clients emotionally as well as professionally. We invest energy and care in our work with grieving individuals and families, taking the time to listen and offer any comfort we can.
We have obtained substantial compensation in wrongful death cases arising from fatal auto accidents and fires, as well as other tragic events. Mr. Glago’s trial skills and track record of success are significant assets for maximizing our clients’ recoveries.
Our firm obtained a settlement of over $150,000 for two adult children whose 80-year-old father was killed in a house fire. Please review our notable trials and settlements for other relevant case results.
With our depth and range of experience in other types of civil litigation, we are well prepared to take action in cases of:
Grief after the death of a family member is personal and powerful. Although money cannot remove any part of this pain, our laws may entitle you to compensation that reduces stress in other areas of your life. To consult an experienced wrongful death lawyer for a skilled, honest assessment of your case, contact us today. We offer a free initial consultation to evaluate your case.