When a family loses a loved one unexpectedly, it can be tragic. We know that no amount of money can bring your loved one back and no court ruling can fill the gap for your grief. But it is important that we hold the negligent truck driver, doctor, or manufacturer accountable for your losses. Kempton & Russell and our team of Sedalia wrongful death lawyers are committed to helping families seek justice and full compensation for the loss of their loved ones.
We work tirelessly for families who lost a loved one due to:
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 2017, there were a total of 169,936 wrongful deaths due to unintentional injuries. We understand that no two cases are treated the same here at our law firm. Our wrongful death lawyers in Sedalia provide personalized, compassionate guidance throughout the claims process and tailor each legal strategy to your individual needs. This allows our attorneys to account for all the unique legal complexities and emotional elements in each claim.
In every state, legislation varies regarding the statute of limitations for personal injury cases. In the state of Missouri, the statute of limitations for wrongful death cases is three years from the date of your loved one's passing. This means that if you file a wrongful death claim after this point in time, your claim will not be accepted. If your loved one was killed due to an accident as a result of wrongful death, our Sedalia lawyers understand this difficult time and can help you seek justice for your loved one's passing.
For families who have lost a loved one, this is one of the most difficult experiences in their lives, financially and emotionally. If your loved one was the primary wage earner, you may be concerned about your financial future. Our attorneys work with financial planners and economic experts to help you assess the monetary value of your losses. This is to ensure that your claim includes all of the expenses you will need now and in the future. We work hard to maximize your compensation and preserve your financial security.
Find out more about whether you are eligible to file a wrongful death claim and what to expect during the process. From your initial consultation all the way to the conclusion of your case, the same attorney will remain at your side, fighting for you.
To get started, just give us a call at (660) 722-4115. Initial consultations are free.
Our Sedalia personal injury lawyers are ready to help you seek justice and financial recovery, no matter how complex your case may be, and no matter who the legal opponent is. Our legal advocates know how to assert clients’ rights against national insurance companies, large manufacturers, and other deep-pocketed opponents, coming away with legal victories for our clients time and again.
$6.463 million jury verdict in favor of a Missouri coal mining company because of the tortious interference by a state regulatory official with the coal company's agreement to sell to another company.
$4 million jury verdict in favor of an individual whose leg was amputated following a collision with a trailer that came loose from a pickup truck.