Hidalgo & Associates, LLC

Serving St. Tammany, Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes - Call for a free consultation

(985) 249-5195

Bill Hidalgo is AV-rated by Martindale Hubbell

Wrongful Death Claims

The anguish of losing a loved one unexpectedly at the fault of another individual can leave people unprepared and ill-informed about their legal rights. At Hidalgo & Associates, we have experience with wrongful deaths caused by drunk driving, medical malpractice, poorly engineered buildings and negligent acts by individuals. We understand the importance of your rights and the need to respond quickly as wrongful death suits operate under a stature of limitations and it is paramount to have proper guidance to determine and protect your entitlements in this time sensitive situation.

Our Wrongful Death Attorneys Can Help You In This Difficult Time

If the untimely death of a loved one has affected you and you have questions, contact Hidalgo & Associates. Our team can guide you through the process as they are knowledgeable in Louisiana law and understand that a wrongful death suit must show:

  • • Death was caused by a wrongful act, negligence or default
  • • The deceased has surviving dependents or beneficiaries
  • • The victim’s death has resulted in financial losses, such as lost wages or future income potential

The outcomes of a wrongful death suit can vary and can include recovery for damages of the following:

  • • Loss of anticipated income provided by the deceased
  • • Loss of benefits, e.g., such as retirement or pensions
  • • Expenses associated with untimely death, e.g., funeral and medical costs
  • • Pain and suffering toll experienced by survivors of deceased
  • • Punitive damages for responsible intended to encourage prevention of further future harm

Don't Wait, Get Legal Help Today

If a loved one has unexpectedly passed, don’t wait until it is too late to take action, call Hidalgo & Associates at (985) 249-5195. We will assess your case and advise you of your legal options. Distinguished by our commitment to our clients for excellence, we have over two decades experience and we will utilize our expertise to provide our clients with the best possible representation guaranteeing successful results.