Wrongful Death Attorneys in Birmingham
Providing Alabama Families Legal Support After Fatal Accidents
It is the last news you ever want to hear. Losing a loved one in a motor vehicle crash, as the result of another’s negligence or in any type of accident is one the most difficult things you and your family will ever go through. In addition to the very real pain you feel, there are also immediate and long-term practical concerns you have to worry about.At the Alabama law offices of Salter Ferguson, LLC, our Birmingham wrongful death attorneys are dedicated to protecting families that have lost loved ones as the result of someone else’s negligence. Taking care of all your legal concerns during this difficult time, we will help you secure the compensation your family deserves, so you can be there for your family when it matters most.
Compassionate And Experienced Help When The Unexpected Happens
Many people who have lost a loved one unexpectedly know they should seek legal advice, but they are afraid that it is wrong to call a lawyer and pursue a case. Our attorneys are here to help you explore your legal options and answer your questions about personal injury claims. We do not want to make you and your family go through any process that makes you uncomfortable. In fact, we resolve most cases without ever filing a lawsuit or even going to court.
Simply, our goal is not to take advantage of someone else after your misfortune. At the same time, you must consider your family’s financial losses and the long-term consequences. By listening to your concerns and answering your questions, we will help you come to a better understanding of your rights and options so that you can protect your loved ones and begin to move forward.
Punitive Damages Are Allowed In Alabama
In Alabama, you can receive punitive damages in a wrongful death lawsuit. Our firm is prepared to handle every aspect of your claim. We have the experience and resources to handle wrongful death claims involving the following:
- Motor vehicle accidents
- Nursing home abuse and neglect
- Hospital and nurse errors
- Pharmacy errors
- Defective products and drugs
As with all our personal injury claims, we handle wrongful death lawsuits on a contingency basis. This means you pay no legal fees unless you win. Located in Birmingham, our firm offers evening, weekend and off-site visits in addition to our weekly business hours. Contact us today for a free initial consultation.