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Wrongful Death

Wrongful Death Lawyers Serving Pacific Grove, Santa Cruz, Carmel, and Salinas

Cementary Death is often difficult to understand, but when a loved one dies due to negligent acts, it can feel incomprehensible. When you believe that your loved one's death may be directly or indirectly related to the misconduct or negligence of employers, medical personnel, or other parties responsible for his or her care, you have the right to pursue a wrongful death claim.

At Corsiglia McMahon & Allard, L.L.P., we believe in the relentless pursuit of justice. We are nationally recognized for championing the cause of the seriously and fatally injured. Our attorneys have helped many families obtain the compensation they need to take care of their loved one's final wishes and provide financial assistance in uncertain times. While the contributions of your loved one can never be replaced, we work hard to ensure that questions about their unfortunate death will not go unanswered.

What is a Wrongful Death Claim?

A wrongful death claim is viable when a person has died due to the negligence of another entity, agency, or individual that held a level of responsibility for their safety and care. Such claims have been filed against employers when death occurs in the workplace or while conducting work-related activities. Additionally, doctors, hospitals and medical care facilities are pursued when a loved one wrongfully dies in their care.

Understanding Rights in Fatal Accident Claims

Your loved one has the right to work in a safe environment and receive proper medical care from physicians and medical specialists. They may also have recourse if they are fatally injured as a result of negligence on the part of property owners in premises liability matters. Our award-winning legal team has handled the following matters that have caused the wrongful death of one or more people:

In work-related wrongful death matters, your loved one may be entitled to workers compensation in addition to any settlement gained through a personal injury claim. Our wrongful death attorneys will pursue every party deemed negligent in the death of your loved one. We work with top professionals in the medical field, as well as accident reconstruction specialists, special investigators, and forensic science personnel to construct a complete picture of what your loved one endured. Rest assured that we will fight for your loved one's rights every step of the way and provide compassionate communication as you walk through this difficult process. Experienced Help for Wrongful Death Matters in Monterey

Our firm has a reputation for excellence and a proven record of success. We have recovered millions for our clients by seeking the maximum amount of compensation available. We are wholly committed to ensuring that the families of those who have been fatally injured receive the help they need to move forward in financial stability.

If your loved one has been fatally injured and you wish to pursue a wrongful death claim on their behalf, contact our firm at (408) 298-7200 to set up a free, initial consultation. We will explain the process and help you understand all available options. Our staff is fluent in English and Spanish. We serve the Monterey area including Pacific Grove, Carmel, Salinas, Watsonville, Santa Cruz, Aptos, Soquel, Scotts Valley, Marina, Hollister, San Benito County, and the Monterey Bay community.

Client Reviews
I absolutely cannot speak highly enough of CMA Law, particularly of Mr. McMahon, with whom I have had the most experience. My entire family and I trusted CMA with our case following a significant and life-altering vehicle accident, and to say they delivered is putting it lightly. They were reachable & personable at every stage of this arduous, complex, and scary process, made things easier at every stage, inspired us with confidence, and delivered results. If you're looking for a law firm to place the trust of you in your family in, look absolutely no further than CMA - this is your firm. Declan O.
I suffered a severe spinal injury while working as a farm mechanic in the Salinas Valley. The attorneys -Tim McMahon and Mark Sigala were fantastic from the beginning. They fought for me over 3 long years and in the end, we won a difficult liability case against the farm company who was using dangerous equipment. The defendants in the case tried everything to put the blame on me and even claimed I was their employee in order to avoid civil responsibility. Tim and Mark never gave up on me and my case. I cannot recommend them highly enough. They are fighters. Adrian A.
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