Corpus Christi Wrongful Death Lawyers

If a loved one has been taken from you in a fatal accident that occurred because of another party's negligence, you may have grounds to pursue a wrongful death claim against the responsible parties. These are complex and often emotional proceedings. Be sure that you have an experienced lawyer who can help you navigate these difficult matters.

At The Snapka Law Firm, we understand that the legal implications of your loved one's passing is likely not the first thing on your mind. We agree that this time should be focused on your family. Nevertheless, it is important that you take steps to protect your interests under the law. We will address all of the legal issues for you and pursue every available option in an effort to secure the best available outcome.

Strong Support And Skillful Representation

From our offices in Corpus Christi, San Diego and Houston, we represent families throughout South Texas in a variety of wrongful death claims. We know that there is no amount of money that can compensate for the loss of your loved one. However, monetary damages are the only form of justice available under Texas law. Our goal is to provide you with the financial support you lost with your loved one's passing.

Depending on the specific circumstances surrounding your case, it may be appropriate to purse the following types of damages:

  • Medical expenses
  • Funeral and burial expenses
  • Mental anguish
  • Loss of income provided by your loved one
  • Loss of future inheritance
  • Loss of your loved one's care and support
  • Loss of household services provided by your loved one

Texas Survival Actions

Texas law allows for an heir, family member or the estate of a deceased person to initiate a survival action. A survival action is essentially a personal injury claim that a deceased person would have been able to bring had he or she survived the accident. We will advise you of the damages available in these types of claims and explain how we can help you pursue one.

Contact Our South Texas Law Firm About Your Wrongful Death Claim

We invite you to schedule a free initial consultation with an attorney to discuss your wrongful death claim. You can reach us by phone at 361-888-7676 to get started.