Bullhead City, Arizona
1967 Highway 95
Bullhead City, AZ 86442
(928) 444-1000

What You Should Look For in a Wrongful Death Lawyer August 7, 2019

Bullhead City, Mohave
What You Should Look For in a Wrongful Death Lawyer , Bullhead City, Arizona

If you lose a family member due to someone else’s negligent or intentional act, it’s wise to seek counsel from a lawyer to protect your interests and those of your loved one’s estate. Wrongful death lawyers offer advice and representation to survivors facing such situations. Here are a few points to keep in mind when hiring a lawyer after experiencing this type of loss.  

What You Want in a Wrongful Death Lawyer

1. Experience

Look for an attorney who has experience in the particular type of circumstances involved. Whether your loved one’s passing resulted from a tractor-trailer crash or a medical error, the lawyer you hire should have a record of successful outcomes in settlements and trials involving your type of case.    

2. Availability

lawyerA wrongful death attorney might have many years of experience in the subject matter, but you need to ask whether the lawyer has time and interest in handling your case. If so, inquire how often you will communicate, the method of those communications, and whether other attorneys or legal staff will be working with you. 

3. Positive Recommendations & Online Reviews

A personal injury attorney who handles wrongful death cases frequently should be able to provide you with strong client references or recommendations. Online reviews are another independent source of information for attorney reputation and experience, but keep in mind that every case is different. The lawyer should have a reputation and record of honesty, reliability, professionalism, strong advocacy, and effective lawyer-client communication. 


After losing a family member in a wrongful death act, hire the right lawyer to pursue your claims. The personal injury attorneys at Knochel Law Office offer more than 30 years of experience in protecting the rights of Bullhead City, AZ, and Tri-State area residents who have lost loved ones due to negligent or intentional acts. Get the skilled and compassionate representation you need at a crucial time. For more information on the firm’s wrongful death legal services, visit their website. Call (928) 444-1000 today to schedule a free consultation.

Other Announcements, Events and Deals from Knochel Law Offices
How to Recognize Nursing Home Abuse, Bullhead City, Arizona
Nursing homes are meant to provide quality care to your loved ones. Those who neglect their duties put individuals at risk and could be held liable for abuse. However, recognizing th...read more
What's the Difference Between a Guardian & a Conservator?, Bullhead City, Arizona
If you ever become incapacitated, someone will need to make decisions on your behalf. Guardians and conservators are two roles that handle different aspects of your life, and you sho...read more
What Happens If You Get Caught With a Fake ID?, Bullhead City, Arizona
Age-related laws protect young people from addictive substances like cigarettes and alcohol. If you’re caught with a fake ID, the consequences can be severe. Under Arizona state...read more
How Real Estate is Transferred Through Wills, Bullhead City, Arizona
As you prepare to leave a legacy behind for your friends or family, you’ll want to account for every detail of your estate. But when it comes to real estate, the transfer process can...read more
What Divorced Parents Should Know About Relocating With Children, Bullhead City, Arizona
When a couple goes through a divorce, it’s not uncommon for one parent to relocate due to job, family, or other life matters. However, if a parent wishes to move away with the c...read more