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Lost a Loved One? Know Your Rights?  Justice for Victims of Wrongful Death.

At the Dallas law firm of Robert C. Slim, he speaks for the victim with aggressive legal representation and compassion for the client.  If you have lost a family member in an accident caused by another’s negligence, the issues facing your family can be overwhelming.  You are now faced with emotional and financial matters that are further complicated by the legal matters that will soon follow.

Now you can rest assured that your case will be given the best and most personal attention by an experienced attorney.  Let me handle your legal problems while you work to get your life back on track.  We will give you a voice for justice.

When you feel like it’s time to get legal advice, call and get a totally free, no obligation, consultation from an attorney experienced in handling your case with integrity, trust, and dedication.

Let’s face it.  There are a countless number of attorneys in Dallas, Ft. Worth area that handle wrongful death claims.  Finding a lawyer is easy….  But finding the best personal injury lawyer for your case is critical.  The individual attention that your attorney gives to your claim will make the difference between success and failure in your case.  That is why Attorney Robert C. Slim only accepts a small number of cases.

Furthermore, if we accept your case, it will be handled on a contingency fee basis.  The attorney will invest his own time and money into the case and you will owe no fees until there is a monetary settlement.  This means that your lawyer is committed to your case for maximum recovery.

Read testimonials of my many satisfied clients.

Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Texas

Unfortunately, people are killed is may types of accidents such as car accidents, defective products, unsafe premises, medical malpractice, accidents at work, and many more…. When someone dies as a result of the carelessness and neglect of another person, you have certain rights as a family member and close relative of the deceased.

Every wrongful death suit consists of two separate components.

Texas Wrongful DeathThe first part is called “wrongful death.”  In this part of the case, damages may be recovered by the surviving spouse, children, or parents of the deceased.  The surviving spouse and children of the deceased can sue for the loss of future financial support that they would have received from the deceased.  For example, if a person is killed in a car accident and leaves behind a wife and two young children, then those family members would be able to sue for the wages, earnings and financial support that they would have received from the deceased. There is also recovery for “loss of consortium,” which means the loss of society and companionship of the deceased.

The second part of the case is called a “survival claim.”  A survival claim actually belongs to the estate of the deceased and is brought by the personal representative of the estate.  Survival claims include recovery for the actual injury suffered by the deceased.  This recovery would be payable to the deceased’s estate just as if the deceased had lived.  For example, if the deceased died in a car crash due to multiple physical injuries and trauma, then the estate may pursue a claim for those injuries as if the deceased had survived.  The surviving spouse, child or parent of a deceased’s family can bring both a wrongful death and survival claim.

Don’t Waste Time

Wasting time is the worst thing you can do in your case.  In Texas, there are certain time limits to bring a claim or else your rights can be lost forever.  More importantly, unnecessary delay can cause crucial evidence to be lost and witnesses’ memories to fade.

Free ConsultationCall attorney Robert C. Slim, and get a free and personal consultation. He will evaluate your case and you will learn how he can help you as he has helped many others in the DFW area since 1994.

If you are the unfortunate victim of the wrongful death of a loved one, then it is very important to get proper legal representation from an experienced  wrongful death attorney.  Call or contact Robert C. Slim for a 100% free consultation and personal case review.



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