Athens Wrongful Death Attorneys
When a loved one is killed by another person or entity’s negligence, our firm is here to help. We understand the incredibly difficult time that you are going through and our dedicated team of Athens wrongful death lawyers will do everything in their power to help you fight for the justice you deserve.
While it won’t negate the pain and suffering you have been through, fair recovery can help you cope with the financial burdens that come with the unexpected death of a loved one. At Blasingame, Burch, Garrard & Ashley, P.C., we can handle every aspect of your wrongful death case from start to finish so that you can focus on the future.
If you have lost a loved one due to an act of negligence, contact our firm at (706) 354-4000 to find out how our attorneys can help.
What is a Wrongful Death?
A death is considered “wrongful” when it is caused by the careless, reckless, or negligent actions or inactions of another person, group, or company.
In the state of Athens, the following are considered legal grounds for a wrongful death lawsuit:
- Medical malpractice
- Criminal acts
- Drunk driving
- Defective or dangerous products
- Nursing home abuse/neglect
- Harmful prescription drugs
- Contaminated food
- Illegal/improper service of alcohol
- Faulty construction
- Engineering malpractice
- Careless or negligent conduct
In Athens, spouses, children, parents, or the administrator of the estate for the deceased are allowed to pursue a wrongful death claim. Surviving loved ones may seek damages for loss of a loved one, loss of financial or emotional support, pain and suffering, funeral expenses, punitive damages, and more.
How Blasingame, Burch, Garrard & Ashley, P.C. Can Help
After dealing with the tragic and unexpected death of a loved one, navigating the legal process can seem overwhelming. At Blasingame, Burch, Garrard & Ashley, P.C., our wrongful death lawyers can provide you with outstanding legal counsel and compassionate guidance as they assist you with your case. We offer open communication every step of the way as we strive for the justice you need.
GET IN TOUCH WITH OUR FIRM AT (706) 354-4000 TODAY TO SCHEDULE YOUR INITIAL CONSULTATION WITH OUR FIRM.