Lake Charles Wrongful Death Lawyer
You have our sincere sympathies if your loved one was killed through the negligence of others. As lifelong residents of southwest Louisiana, we know that an untimely death affects so many other lives in the extended family and the community.
At The Townsley Law Firm in Lake Charles, our goal is take on the legal burdens so that our clients can focus on the grieving process without worrying about financial hardships. We have the demonstrated skills to obtain wrongful death compensation from the responsible parties. Our legal team has obtained verdicts and settlements in fatal accident cases in Calcasieu Parish, surrounding parishes and statewide.
Wrongful Death Law Firm In Lake Charles
The Townsley Law Firm has advocated for accident victims and surviving family members for more than 20 years. Our accomplished trial lawyers have recovered compensation for fatal outcomes of:
- Motor vehicle accidents (car, truck, motorcycle and pedestrian accidents)
- Workplace accidents (industrial plants, construction sites)
- Maritime accidents (freighters, barges, offshore drilling rigs)
- Medical malpractice (infant death, surgery error, undiagnosed cancer)
- Defective products (machinery, medical devices, auto defects)
Sometimes it is necessary to establish a causal connection between an accident and the death, especially if the person died later from complications.We also have access to a network of experts in many fields who can help us establish liability for a wrongful death.
While money will not bring your loved one back, a death causes tangible financial losses and emotional devastation. In a wrongful death lawsuit, we build a strong case for projected earnings over the expected lifespan of the deceased and compensation for medical bills and funeral costs. We also pursue damages for the loss of companionship, love, counsel and household contributions of the family member.