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Modesto Wrongful Death Lawyer

The sudden passing of a loved one can throw your life into disarray, forcing you to confront seemingly overwhelming emotional and financial challenges. A loss that happens because of a preventable accident or personal injury only amplifies those difficulties.

Pursuing a wrongful death action can offer you a measure of justice and provide the financial support you need to move forward after a tragedy. The compassionate, knowledgeable Modesto wrongful death lawyers at Kash Legal can help. We have years of experience guiding grieving spouses and families through the process of holding at-fault parties and insurance companies financially accountable for their loved one’s death.

About Our Law Firm

Kash Legal is a renowned personal injury and wrongful death law firm serving clients in Modesto and throughout California. We have represented numerous husbands, wives, domestic partners,  children, and estates in wrongful death lawsuits arising out of a wide array of accidents and incidents. Our team has a long track record of success in obtaining top-dollar client settlements and judgments in wrongful death cases.  

We approach every wrongful death case we take at Kash Legal with deep sympathy and understanding for the difficulties our clients face. Our team of Modesto wrongful death lawyers focuses its efforts on providing individualized legal services to meet each client’s specific needs and priorities. Clients of our firm have expressed their appreciation for our responsiveness, professionalism, and commitment to recovering the maximum compensation available to help them recover and rebuild from their loss. 

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Rights Under California’s Wrongful Death Statute

Under California law, a surviving spouse or family member of someone killed in an accident can generally sue the party at fault (and often, that party’s insurer) for damages. This is known as a wrongful death action. The damages recoverable in a wrongful death action can include payment for:

  • Loss of the deceased’s financial support;
  • Loss of the value of services the deceased would have provided; 
  • Loss of the deceased’s guidance or training; 
  • Loss of the deceased’s society, guidance, companionship, or consortium; 
  • Costs associated with the death, including medical, funeral, and burial expenses. 

In addition to your rights to seek the damages above, your loved one’s estate may separately sue the at-fault party for compensatory and punitive damages through a companion lawsuit known as a survival action, which asserts any personal injury claims your loved one could have pursued had death not occurred. Contacting the team at Kash Legal is a reliable way to learn about the potential compensation available in a legal action arising out of the death of your loved one in Modesto. 

Examples of Wrongful Death Cases We Handle

Kash Legal has a wide range of experience in wrongful death cases. Many different types of accidents caused by wrongful conduct can lead to an untimely and tragic death in Modesto. Clients may seek our team’s help, for example, after losing a loved one in a:

  • Car, truck, or bus accident;
  • Motorcycle accident;
  • Bicycle accident;
  • Pedestrian accident;
  • Slip and fall accident;
  • Construction accident; or
  • Violent crime. 

Of course, this is not a complete list, but merely an illustration of the diversity of situations that can lead to tragedy. We invite anyone who has lost a loved one in Modesto under circumstances involving someone else’s careless, reckless, or intentional actions to contact us to learn about their rights in a free consultation with a member of our team. 

Our Services in Wrongful Death Cases

A wrongful death frequently throws the lives of those left behind into turmoil. The combination of grief, stress, and financial uncertainty can make it difficult to know where to turn for help or how to make responsible decisions. And that, in turn, can lead to costly mistakes and the loss of valuable rights. 

The team at Kash Legal aims to preserve and advance the interests of spouses and families mourning the loss of their loved ones in an accident. Our ultimate goal in most cases is to secure compensation on our client’s behalf, but the legal services we provide often touch on other aspects of navigating the difficult period after a tragedy. As a full-service wrongful death law firm, we can: 

  • Act as a trusted advisor in making decisions that may affect your rights;  
  • Serve as your representative in dealings with insurance companies, official investigators, and the media; 
  • Take quick action to preserve crucial evidence or to protect your rights to pursue a wrongful death claim; 
  • Answer your questions promptly and give clear explanations of your rights and choices; 
  • Investigate the circumstances of your loved one’s death to identify root causes and at-fault parties; 
  • Prepare and submit well-documented, persuasive insurance claims and lawsuits seeking damages for your loss; 
  • Negotiate favorable settlements and advise you about when and whether to settle a claim; 
  • Go to trial to present your wrongful death case to a judge and jury; 
  • Collect and distribute the money owed to you under the terms of an insurance policy, settlement, jury award, or court order. 

We also understand that the death of your loved one can put you under unexpected financial strain. That is why we offer a No Win, No Fee Guarantee in wrongful death cases. We do not charge you or your loved one’s estate an upfront fee or hourly rates. Our fee consists only of an agreed percentage of the money we succeed in recovering on your behalf. If you do not get your results, you owe us nothing. 

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Contact a Modesto Wrongful Death Attorney at Kash Legal Today

Do not hesitate to contact an experienced Modesto wrongful death attorney after the loss of your loved one in a Modesto-area accident. California law gives you only a limited amount of time—at most two years in standard cases—in which to take legal action. Waiting too long could put your valuable rights to compensation at risk. 

Kash Legal is here to help you navigate this difficult time. We have years of experience advocating for the rights of grieving spouses, partners, and family members in wrongful death cases. Let us assist you in exploring your options today. Contact us online or call (888) 527-4128 for a free consultation with a knowledgeable, compassionate Modesto wrongful death lawyer. 

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Our Clients Love Us

Jonathan has been great in getting my accident case settled and for more than I expected. They took care of everything for me so I didn't have to deal with any insurance agencies. Highly recommended.

Cynthia R.San Francisco, CA

Kash Legal Group . Jonathan and his team are the best. Never have I delt with such a professional, caring group. They kept in touch and informed me the whole journey. Eileen was so comforting to me. And I would MOST DEFINITELY RECOMMEND THIS TEAM ..

Deanna S.Big Bear, CA

I am super satisfied with the job Kashani and his team had done for me after my car accident. They help me get all the attention I needed after accident plus got me a good compensation. They all are very pleasant and know what are doing, they are very professional and sharp . The group firm assisted me till make sure I was healed and make sure everything was paid by other insurance.

Felipe C.Riverside, CA

After my injury, I contacted Kash Legal in hopes of getting justice for what had happened to me. Kash Legal has helped me achieve that goal, and even during the COVID pandemic, they had always kept fighting and updating me on the case with extreme professionalism. Kash Legal changed my life for the better, and did a fantastic job doing so.

Justin J.Broken Arrow, OK

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