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Wrongful Death

Fatal Accident Lawyers in the San Francisco Bay Area

Hands If you’ve lost a loved one in an accident, you and your family are obviously going through a very traumatic and painful situation. A compassionate attorney may be able to help you make an informed decision about whether to pursue a wrongful death claim.

Have You Lost a Loved One In a Fatal Accident?

At the law firm of Corsiglia McMahon & Allard, L.L.P. in San Jose, our attorneys are highly experienced at helping grieving families seek justice and accountability from those responsible for their loss. Contact us today for a free consultation with a knowledgeable San Jose wrongful death lawyer; call us at (408) 289-1417.

Focusing on the Goals and Priorities of Your Claim

A wrongful death claim is a lawsuit that can be brought by the spouse, children, brothers, sisters and other legal heirs of the person who was killed.

Bringing a wrongful death claim may help you and your family:

  • Bring the responsible party to justice
  • Prevent similar tragedies from happening to others
  • Obtain money damages to compensate you for your loss

The experienced and respected trial lawyers at our firm have a track record of successfully bringing wrongful death claims for fatalities suffered in auto accidents, incidents caused by the negligence of property owners, and other personal injury circumstances.

Exploring Opportunities for Your Recovery of Wrongful Death Damages

If your loved one suffered pain and suffering before his or her death, it may also be possible to bring a special kind of claim called a survival action. Depending on the circumstances of the accident, this may be a way to pursue punitive damages to punish the responsible party.

Contact a San Jose Wrongful Death Attorney

Our San Jose wrongful death attorneys are experienced at assessing when survival claims are warranted and doing what it takes to bring these claims alongside wrongful death claims. Contact an attorney to learn more about your and your family’s options, call (408) 289-1417.

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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