The loss of a family member or a loved one can be extremely devastating–especially when it happens to the head of a household. Whether it is from a work-related accident, a building defect or a car accident, wrongful death occurs due to the negligence of others. It is vital for family members to take immediate legal action and recover the maximum compensation to help pay expenses and to go on with their lives. My name is J. Jeffrey Herman and I am a Santa Barbara wrongful death attorney. Nothing can ever bring your loved one back. But a wrongful death settlement can ease many financial burdens. For more than 30 years, my legal team and I have successfully represented countless family members of wrongful death victims and helped them recover the settlement they deserve.
Compassionate & Comprehensive Legal Representation
During this difficult time, many of our clients are going through a tremendous amount of emotional distress. Our job is to help guide clients effectively through the legal process as smoothly as possible. Wrongful death cases can often become complicated. Having an experienced team of personal injury attorneys is the first important step to help clients move on. Over the years, we have represented family members who have lost loved ones to following types of accidents:
- Car Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Pedestrian and Bike Accidents
- Premises Liability
- Slip and Fall Accidents
- Elder Abuse
- Dog Bites
How a Wrongful Death Attorney Can Help
From the time a client visits our Santa Barbara personal injury law office for their free initial consultation, my legal team and I will take the time to address all of your questions and concerns. Once someone becomes a client, we will immediately begin working on your case and construct a plan of attack. Our legal staff works diligently both in the courtroom and behind the scenes to help place each client in the best position to succeed. Wrongful death cases involve a number of different factors. Depending on the case, we will conduct a thorough investigation of the cause of death. We take a close look at medical records, police records and consult with leading experts in the field to help build your case. Negligent parties may include individuals or even companies and corporations that are involved with mechanical failure or defective building construction. Because each case is different and important, our team takes pride in our attention to detail to ensure their rights are protected.
Contact the Santa Barbara Wrongful Death Attorneys at The Law Offices of J. Jeffrey Herman
Accidents never announce when they are going to happen. They can occur at any time and any location. When a person has died due to someone else’s negligence, the victim’s family members have a right to pursue legal action. At The Law Offices of J. Jeffrey Herman, our objective is to fight for the rights of our clients to collect the maximum compensation they deserve. To learn more, contact our Santa Barbara personal injury law office today and schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your case.