Was There A Tragedy During Birth?
Maternal Death Lawyers in Boca Raton
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The loss of a mother during childbirth is a difficult tragedy for any family to endure. It’s difficult to figure out how to move forward, but this is not something you need to figure out alone. At Somera & Silva, LLP, we have helped numerous families that lost a mother from medical negligence.
Our Boca Raton maternal death attorneys aggressively fight on behalf of the surviving family to ensure the responsible party is held accountable. Financial compensation cannot replace a loved one, but putting an end to the case and making the hospital admit its mistakes can bring a sense of closure. Additionally, your family deserves support to help with the new responsibilities you will be facing with a new child.
Statute of Limitations for Wrongful Death in Florida
In Florida, you have two years after a wrongful death to file a claim. If you have been unable to even consider a lawsuit for some time after the incident due to grief and new responsibilities, there is still a chance for you to take legal action. We would recommend filing your claim and speaking with an attorney sooner rather than later, if possible. These lawsuits can take time, and your family deserves to be compensated as soon as possible so that you can give your child every advantage possible.
It is also important to pursue the case while the details are fresh on your mind. Your attorney will need to gather evidence and thoroughly examine the hospital’s procedures so they can demonstrate to a court how this tragedy could have been prevented. The more time there is between the event and the investigation, the greater the chance that evidence will be destroyed or details will be forgotten. will be destroyed or details will be forgotten.
Call (561) 981-8881 for Boca Raton Maternal Death Attorneys that Work on Contingency Fees
Lawyers that work on contingency fees charge no legal fees unless your case is successful. We understand the tremendous difficulties our clients are experiencing and do not want to add an unnecessary financial expense on top of everything they are dealing with. Once a case is won, we only collect a small percentage of the winnings to cover our expenses.
Rest assured we will stop at nothing to achieve the best outcome possible. No matter how much money we need to invest or whether the case can be settled out of court or needs to go to trial, our team does whatever is necessary to see a client’s case through to the end.