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Wrongful Death On Dangerous Properties In Tulsa

On Behalf of | Sep 28, 2014 | Uncategorized

Wrongful Death On Dangerous Properties In Tulsa

If a wrongful death occurs in your family, you need an attorney to assist in filing a claim against the guilty party. People who own dangerous properties must assume liability for deaths that happen on their property, and you cannot manage a case like this on your own. The attorney follows all the steps below to make sure your case is given all the attention it deserves.

The Investigation

Your attorney will conduct their own investigation into the wrongful death case. Your attorney cannot rightly pursue a case if they do not have all the proper information, and they attorney needs this information to make sure the case is worth pursuing. Your attorney has an ethical obligation to tell you if your case should be pursued. If your case is not solid, your attorney can tell you that it is time to give it up.

The Negotiations

The negotiations for your civil case are handled by your attorney. The attorney speaks on your behalf in all negotiations, and they can come to a settlement with the liable party that benefits you. You may not get the exact amount of money you were hoping for, but your attorney will fight to make sure you get as much as possible.
If the negotiations go well, you can settle your case out of court. The attorney will not need to file any paperwork with the court, and the case can be closed quietly. If you need to go to trial for your case, your attorney will handle the litigation of the case in court. You will need to be present in court, but the attorney will not require you to manage your own case.

When you have experienced a terrible death in the family, it is possible that you need to file a wrongful death suit against the people who own the property where the death occurred. You are not guaranteed any remuneration, but an attorney can work your case to get you as much compensation as possible. You should undertake these cases alone, and you must trust your attorney to handle the case as best they can.


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