David Maran, a wrongful death attorney in Newark New Jersey from Maran & Maran, PC can help you during this hard time in order to assist you in getting the maximum compensation you deserve for your injuries. Wrongful death can result from misconduct or negligence for your injuries.
A wrongful death lawsuit is a civil action that seeks damages from someone that caused the death in New Jersey. David Maran how serious this legal process is and can protect your rights every step of the legal way. Wrongful death lawsuits in New Jersey can be a result of medical malpractice, car accidents, product liability, and more.
In New Jersey, a wrongful death claim can be brought on behalf of the surviving family members. It is filed by the executor or personal representative of the estate. The damages recovered however are distributed to surviving family members who are dependent on the deceased person at the time of death. These individuals may include a surviving spouse and children/grandchildren, surviving parents, surviving siblings, nieces or nephews, or anyone who can demonstrate they were actually dependent on the deceased. The family has just two years from the date of the deceased’s death to file this lawsuit with the help of a fatal accident attorney.
Damages in a NJ wrongful death case compensate the actual dependents of the decedent and is generally the surviving family members. These damages can include loss of support based on the compensation that the deceased would have earned, loss of companionship, medical, funeral or burial expenses, loss of medical benefits or pension, and more. Our wrongful death attorney team can investigate your loved one’s death to determine the damages that can reasonably be sought out in your wrongful death lawsuit in New Jersey.
Proving wrongful deaths can be complicated. This is why it’s so important to hire an experienced wrongful death attorney from our law firm. David Maran is well versed in wrongful death laws and knows and understands New Jersey’s case law which explains how to demonstrate and prove allowable losses.
It is important to contact us quickly after a wrongful death, so we can immediately do any required investigation into the death and begin to navigate the complex legal process for you and also make sure that you receive the fullest amount that you deserve in damages, including any personal injury damages such as pain and suffering that the decedent endured prior to the death of your loved one.
At Maran & Maran, PC, we will have our wrongful death attorney, David Maran ready to speak to you during a no-cost legal consultation. To schedule this important consultation, call our Newark law office today at 973-622-5303. We serve all of Newark and Essex, Union, Bergen, Middlesex counties and all of Northern New Jersey.