Our attorneys at Finn & Eaton, P.C., located in Saugus and Woburn, Massachusetts, are experienced in providing caring and aggressive high-quality representation for individuals or their loved ones who have suffered serious injuries or death due to the negligence, recklessness and even intentional acts of others.
Injuries suffered due to motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, dog bites, slip and falls, or any other injuries suffered as a result of the negligence of others require more than simply compensation for your medical bills. Serious injuries often involve emotional injuries, pain and suffering, lost wages and an overall decrease in the quality of life for the injured person and his or her loved ones.
While our personal injury attorneys aggressively investigate and pursue your personal injury claims, you can focus on treatment and recovery.
The attorneys at Finn & Eaton, P.C. represent individuals and family members who have lost a loved one due to a wrongful death. Wrongful death cases are the unfortunate cases where the injuries caused by the negligence of another are so severe that they result in death. The wrongful death statute in Massachusetts, M.G.L. c. 229, creates a statutory framework for proper parties and procedures for wrongful death cases.
The wrongful death statute sets forth the proper parties to a wrongful death suit, such as who may be liable for a death and who may file suit on behalf of the decedent. It also lists who may be entitled to compensation due to the wrongful death, such as the decedent’s spouse, the children of a married decedent or the next of kin of an unmarried decedent.
Wrongful death cases are always difficult and emotional. There are many intricacies in wrongful death lawsuits that could be potential pitfalls for unwary lawyers. If you have any questions or concerns about a possible wrongful death claim, please do not hesitate to contact us to schedule a free consultation to learn how we may be able to help you.
To learn about your options, call the attorneys at Finn & Eaton, P.C. at 781 484-1066 or email us to schedule a free consultation. Our attorneys are happy to travel to you to discuss your options.