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Buena Park Wrongful Death Attorneys

Buena Park wrongful death lawyers

The Buena Park wrongful death lawyers of Bisnar Chase have over four decades of experience, combined with the skill and resources to win some of the most challenging cases. We are here to provide support and guidance to anyone who has suffered a devastating loss.

The sudden loss of a loved one places a tremendous emotional burden on a family and can cause severe financial hardship. If you have lost a loved one in a fatal accident, we understand how hard this time can be on you. Our experienced injury and accident attorneys in Beuna Park are here to remove the burden on you.

We have recovered millions of dollars for injury and fatality victims and their families. Just as significantly, we can help secure a sense of justice. If you have lost a loved one due to an accident, contact our wrongful death attorneys in Buena Park at 949-203-3814 today for a free consultation with our legal team

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What is a Wrongful Death?

Wrongful death involves someone losing their life due to someone else’s negligence. Wrongful death is categorized as a type of civil lawsuit and can be filed by the surviving family members of the deceased. For a loved one to obtain compensation, three factors must be present to show fault.

Wrongful Death Factors Include:

  • Duty
  • Breach of duty
  • Causation

Family members may be left with medical expenses, funeral costs, and other financial losses such as lost income and benefits. An experienced wrongful death lawyer can help you better understand your legal rights and options, especially if someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing killed your loved one. But selecting the right attorney to handle your wrongful death case can be a challenge in itself.

Who Can File a Wrongful Death Claim?

The people who can file a wrongful death claim can include a surviving spouse, partner, or the children of the deceased. Parents of the deceased can also file a wrongful death claim.

Other parties may also be able to file a wrongful death lawsuit in Buena Park, but it will depend entirely on the circumstances of your specific case. Contact Bisnar Chase today to find out if you could file a claim for a lost loved one.

If Your Loved One Was Killed in a Car Crash

A vast number of car accidents in the United States result in fatalities. About 38,000 people die in car accidents across the U.S. annually, including more than 3,600 in California. Many of those result from someone else’s negligence and may be grounds for a wrongful death lawsuit.

Statistics provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that over one million drivers were arrested for impaired driving over the course of a year. Impaired driving does not just encompass alcohol; but it can include marijuana. Data has also shown that 10,497 died due to drivers operating motor vehicles under the influence.

This is just one form of negligent action that can result in fatal crashes on the roads in and around Buena Park and all across California. If you have lost a loved one in an auto accident, contact Bisnar Chase to determine your next steps.

Questions to Keep in Mind When Seeking Legal Representation

Having the right attorney can significantly increase your chances of receiving fair compensation for your losses. How do you know if an attorney is right for you? What questions should you ask?

  • Does the law firm have a recent history of handling cases similar to yours?
  • Does the specific attorney you are speaking with have experience handling your type of wrongful death claim? Do not rely just on the track record of the law firm.
  • Is the law firm financially stable enough to afford expert witnesses and other expenses that may arise while handling your case?
  • Is the attorney interested in a quick settlement, or does the attorney plan to fight for the largest possible compensation in court? Find an attorney who fits your requirements and needs.
  • There are many types of wrongful death accidents, including medical malpractice, fatal car accidents, and defective product accidents. Does the attorney you are meeting have a proven track record with your specific type of case? For example, if your loved one died as the result of a defective seatbelt, does the attorney with whom you are meeting have prior experience handling seatbelt defect cases?
  • As obvious as it may sound, it is essential you like your attorney. Wrongful death cases are sensitive, and you deserve an attorney who will support you and treat you with care, respect, and understanding.
  • Does your attorney plan on including you during the process? Depending on your preference, it may be in your best interest to retain an attorney who will discuss your options before deciding on your behalf.
  • What is the law firm’s policy on returning phone calls? The law firm should commit to promptly returning your phone calls and giving you regular updates about your case.
  • Does the attorney want money up front? The most reputed attorneys work on a contingency fee basis. This means that they do not get paid until you win your case.

If you have additional questions that we haven’t addressed here, contact our Buena Park wrongful death attorney for a free case evaluation.

Contact Our Wrongful Death Lawyers in Buena Park

When it comes to securing compensation and justice for your lost loved one, do not trust your case to just anyone. There are thousands of attorneys, but we believe that Bisnar Chase offers superior representation when our clients need it most.

Meeting with an attorney in person can help you understand the type of law firm you are dealing with. Our wrongful death attorneys are skilled and compassionate. We have a 99% success rate but also take pride in offering a personal touch. Just as importantly, we have the resources to take your case all the way.

Do not be afraid to ask the attorney how much your claim may be worth and how long they think the claim process may take. These details are difficult to determine during an initial consultation, but a skilled personal injury attorney can get you a rough idea of the road ahead.

Suppose your loved one was killed in Orange County because of someone else’s wrongdoing or negligence. In that case, financial compensation may be available for medical bills, funeral expenses, lost future wages, loss of benefits, loss of inheritance, and other related damages.

If you have lost a loved one, please contact our award-winning Buena Park wrongful death attorneys at 949-203-3814 to obtain more information about pursuing your legal rights.

Wrongful Death Attorneys in Buena Park

Please contact us if you have lost a loved one. Our wrongful death lawyers in Buena Park have recovered hundreds of millions for injured plaintiffs. Free consultation.

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Case Results

  • 1

    $117,500,000

    Consumer Class Action

  • 2

    $38,650,000

    Motor Vehicle Accident

  • 3

    $32,698,073

    Auto Defect – Seat Manufacturers, Johnson Controls

  • 4

    $30,000,000

    Motorcycle Accident

  • 5

    $24,744,764

    Defective Seatback

  • 6

    $16,444,904

    Bicycle Accident

Client Reviews

Bisnar Chase Review - Natalie

I’m so impressed with this law firm. I lost my mother because of a seat defect when she was rear-ended in an auto accident and Bisnar Chase stepped up and took our case. The staff is wonderful and Brian Chase took his time explaining everything via phone with me. I’m honored to have the best of the best working on our family’s behalf, trying to get justice for my Mom, because of a negligent car company still manufacturing faulty seats. I look forward to working with this firm and am hopeful for a positive outcome. Thank you so much, Brian Chase. I know you will work your hardest on this case. God Bless you.

Natalie C.
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Bisnar Chase has been amazing with me through my lawsuit. I felt real compassion for my case and I was given their very best to make sure I was well taken care of. In addition to the great service given during my case, Bisnar Chase helped me get my son to his invited USA Football Team camp in Texas. They immediately offered to help fund the trip and are so supportive of his journey. I felt Kristi is just as excited for him as I am with this opportunity. Kristi has been an absolute delight to talk with. Bisnar Chase is more than I ever expected I could get in an attorney. I would recommend them to anyone!

Christina Del Real
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I had an attorney for my truck accident who wanted almost 60% of what my case was worth. Worse than that, he was willing to settle for $5,000.00 with the insurance company even though I was still treating for whiplash and back pain. I contacted Bisnar Chase Personal Injury Attorneys because a friend recommended them. My case was handled exceptionally well! I was being kept notified throughout the whole process and only when I was comfortable with the settlement figure, did my attorney Gavin Long, accept it. I felt like we were working together and I felt listened to. I would refer Bisnar Chase to anyone who wants quality over quantity!

Lauren B
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Bisnar Chase is a model #veteranowned business that is purpose-driven — showing the power of patriotism in action! Because of Bisnar Chase, low-income veterans will be able to forge new futures at home through pro bono legal care. Team Veterans Legal Institute is grateful to have Bisnar Chase as a sponsor for Lawyers for Warriors — supporting the promise to be there for our veterans when they need it most.

KellyAnn Romanych

Bisnar Chase Personal Injury Attorneys, LLP

1301 Dove St. STE 120, Newport Beach, CA 92660

(949) 203-3814

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