Atlanta Wrongful Death Attorneys

When someone in Atlanta has died due to someone's negligence, the family left behind needs help

A wrongful death is the most severe form of personal injury, and sadly, is a common occurrence in Atlanta and Fulton County. When a death is caused by negligence, family members of the deceased need assistance to make sure that their loved one's rights are upheld.

Get information from the Atlanta Police Department after a wrongful death accident

The Atlanta Police Department may create a report after a wrongful death incident, and also provides information on how to file a police report. Contact them for more information on how to obtain records.

When someone is killed in a wrongful death incident in Atlanta, what needs to happen next?

After a wrongful death, families must deal not only with devastating loss and grief, but also must deal with the medical bills, insurance claims, and lost income that result from someone's death. The shock of losing a loved one, combined with the challenge of handling the practical and legal processes that follow, can be overwhelming.

Many families get great comfort in speaking with an Atlanta grief support provider, who can offer suggestions on dealing with grief, anger, and loss after a wrongful death.

After the death of a family member, the Weinstein Firm helps families recover

When a death occurs because of a negligent act, the next step is to contact the Weinstein Firm wrongful death attorneys to start the process of launching the insurance claim. Wrongful death claims are complicated and difficult to manage without legal assistance. Having an experienced lawyer on board is a relief to the family left behind when an injury proves fatal.

Contact us today to get your questions answered and receive a free case evaluation for your loved one. We can help ensure that your rights are upheld.

After reading about a police chase in Atlanta yesterday that resulted in serious injuries to the fleeing man, as well as a recent Atlanta crash that killed two people and injured a child, I got to thinking about incredibly dangerous police chases are, to law enforcement, the drivers involved, the people running from the law, and the general public.

Animal lovers might find this hard to read, but pets are considered property by Georgia law, more like a toaster than a famiy member. Read how this Atlanta family tries to file what amounts to a wrongful death lawsuit for their pet.

Georgia's statutes include specific rules regarding wrongful death claims. It's important to consider a few key parts of those laws, including the time limits for filing a wrongful death claim in Georgia's civil court system and the damages that are available if a wrongful death claim succeeds. We'll also look at who may file a wrongful death claim and what counts as "wrongful death" in Georgia. Click to learn more.