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Wrongful Death Claims in Corpus Christi

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This is a tough time for you. You have to grieve and still ensure that you protect your family’s rights. I know it’s not fair, however, I greatly respect you for doing just that. I would be honored to discuss the facts behind the loss of your loved one. Because it is not just about a case, it is about a human being. I look forward to using my over 30 years of experience as an attorney to discuss the rights that you have in regards to the loss of your loved one. I hope our meeting gives you some comfort in that perhaps you can find a path to learn what really occurred in the loss of your family member. This is an important part of the grieving process and recovery.

I look forward to fighting hard to help your family. You have rights and we look forward to protecting them.

Who Can Sue for Wrongful Death in Texas?

In Texas, wrongful death claims can be filed by certain members of the decedent's family. Examples of family members that can file for a wrongful death claim are parents, surviving spouse, children, even adopted children. The claim can be a group claim by the family or be a single claim

How are Wrongful Death Proceeds Divided in Texas?

Wrongful death proceeds are divided in Texas by having all of the various claims consolidated into one lawsuit. For award compensation, every surviving family member will receive a different amount based on their relationship with the decedent and the merit of their loss and suffering.

Is There a Time Limit to Sue for Wrongful Death?

The general statute of limitations for a wrongful death claim is two years of the date since the death of the victim. In certain cases, however, the statute of limitations may be as short as one year. Special rules apply to minors (minors usually have two years from the date they reach their majority to file a lawsuit) and persons with a mental disability and in cases involving fraud or intentional acts.

Why Work with Robert J. Gonzalez, Attorney At Law?

When you choose to retain the services of my firm, I review the entirety of your case and determine who is at fault for the wrongs that you are facing. I go over all evidence, interview key witnesses and leave no stone unturned in finding out who is liable for the suffering you are experiencing. Each case will be treated with the utmost care and I will take the time to explain each part of the process to you and your family. Whether the case is settled outside of court, or if the case needs to be litigated, you can be confident that you are in good hands when you work with my office.

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What Makes Robert Gonzalez Different

  • Dedicated Family Focus
    As a family-owned law firm, we prioritize personalized care, treating each client like family. Trust us to navigate your legal journey with a commitment to your well-being and success.
  • A Former Prosecutor on Your Side
    As a former prosecutor, I have a unique understanding of both sides of the courtroom. I can anticipate the prosecution’s case against you and build a highly effective defense strategy accordingly. Allow me to help you with your future.
  • Trusted & Recommended Attorney
    Over the past three decades, I have earned a reputation for providing hard-hitting representation, individualized support and compassionate care to each of my clients.
  • Free Confidential Case Consultations
    I aim to make the legal process as simple and painless as possible for clients. As such, I offer free consultations to help clients get started. Do not hesitate to get in touch with my law firm today to request your initial consultation.
  • More Than 3 Decades of Experience
    With my extensive legal experience and exceptional history of success in your corner, you may increase your chances of securing a favorable case outcome. Representing your rights is more than just a job to me, it is my passion. Put my experience to work for you today.

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Are you ready to get started? Do you have more questions regarding wrongful and the statute of limitations that may apply to you? If so, contact my office and schedule a free initial consultation with my team.

I am aware that this time in your life may be difficult, but with my experience and skilled representation, we may be able to find a resolution in a timely and cost-effective manner. To learn more, call (361) 993-3333 today.

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