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Who Can File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

When a death is caused by the negligence of another, a wrongful death claim or lawsuit may be pursued on behalf of the survivors/beneficiaries of the deceased individual.  Examples of incidents that could justify a wrongful death claim include: Defective or dangerous product Fatal assault, battery, or because of other crime Fatal vehicle accident caused…

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Filing a North Carolina Wrongful Death Claim

At Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp, we have been representing accident victim families for more than three decades in wrongful death lawsuits. Although we understand that no amount of money will ever make up for the tragic death of a loved one, we also find that these legal actions often help the families reach closure, while…

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