Houston Wrongful Death Lawyer
Specializing in vehicle accidents and workplace accidents causing wrongful death
Wrongful Death Lawyer Hugh Howerton
Losing a spouse, child or parent is a pain you never get over. This should not have happened. You want answers and bring those responsible to justice. You need an experienced wrongful death lawyer to help you.
Voted TOP 100 Texas trial lawyers Hugh Howerton is a Houston wrongful death lawyer who personally knows the loss of losing a family member.
He can help you. His team of experts can launch an investigation to find out what happened, why it happened and who is responsible.
What Is A Wrongful Death Lawyer
Wrongful death lawyers specialize in claims and lawsuit where someone is killed by another person or corporation’s, negligence. Typical cases include vehicle accidents like car, 18-wheeler truck and motorcycle accidents, workplace accidents and defective products. If you have lost a family member because of of accident a wrongful death lawyer can help you understand what happened, who is responsible, and whether anyone should be charged with a crime.
Who Can Bring A Wrongful Death Lawsuit
Under Texas law, a wrongful death lawsuit is a special type of lawsuit that involves the death of a person. A spouse, child, parent or executor of the estate of the deceased are the only people permitted to file a wrongful death case.
Generally there is a two year time period from the date of death to file the lawsuit.
Beware of Ambulance Chasers
It is against the law for any lawyer or their associates that you do not know to call you or show up uninvited to your door seeking to represent you. Do not sign any papers with these lawyers. They will only bring you more grief.