Losing a loved one is devastating, and if the accident that led to your family member's death could have been prevented, you need to hold the at-fault party accountable. No one should get away with negligent or careless behavior that resulted in the premature death of another person. At DiTrapano Barrett DiPiero McGinley & Simmons, PLLC, our West Virginia personal injury attorneys are passionate about pursuing high settlements for grieving families who have lost loved ones in avoidable accidents.
We want you to have the best representation available when handling your wrongful death case. We have been named as one of the Best Law Firms by U.S. News & World Report and are included in the Best Lawyers® listing. Our firm is also AV Rated® by Martindale-Hubbell®. These accolades mean that we have displayed superior ethical standards, impressive communication ability, and extensive legal knowledge in our field. We understand that you are grieving from the loss of your loved one. Retain us to take care of the legal matters surrounding a wrongful death lawsuit.
A wrongful death claim is filed by a representative on behalf of the decedent. The filer is referred to as a "real party in interest." The representative who files the lawsuit is typically an executor of the decedent's estate.
Some parties who may be able to file a lawsuit include:
We handle all of our clients' cases as a team. At DiTrapano Barrett DiPiero McGinley & Simmons, PLLC, you won't just work with one lawyer. You will have our team of nine lawyers working on your case. We believe that each of our lawyers has distinctive experiences that frame his or her skills and enhance our team's collective ability. We can use our 200 years of combined legal knowledge to best secure a high settlement or verdict in your case. Our West Virginia personal injury lawyers serve residents of Kanawha, Boone, Logan, Mingo, McDowell, Wyoming, Raleigh, Fayette, Lincoln, and Putnam Counties.
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