Wrongful Death

Houston, Texas Wrongful Death Lawyer

The death of a loved one is difficult at any time. When that death is the result of a preventable fatal accident, questions must be answered. Those responsible must be held accountable for your loss. At the law office of Alton C. Todd, our attorneys work with expert accident investigators, safety consultants, forensic experts and other professionals in determining the cause of an accident and how it could have been prevented. We expose gross negligence and recklessness on the part of manufacturers, employers, auto drivers and healthcare professionals that result in fatalities.

Wrongful Death Attorneys - What we can do to help

At our Texas law firm, we have helped many families seek a remedy for the wrongful death of a loved one. When a fatality is due to negligence or misconduct, you may be able to claim payment for funeral expenses, lost income, and the support and companionship provided by the deceased. If you have lost a loved one in a fatal accident, contact The Law Firm of Alton C. Todd for a free initial consultation. Learn how we can help.

Experienced wrongful death law firm

We have more than 30 years of experience filing wrongful death claims for families who have lost loved ones to negligent accidents. We have won many significant verdicts and settlements on their behalf. Our attorney and staff are not naïve; we understand all too well that a wrongful death settlement of any size will not compensate for the death. However, payment can relieve anxiety about the future and allow the survivors to begin to put their lives and the family back together.

Fatal accidents

Our wrongful death clients include families who lost a loved one in:

We have also helped families whose loved one has died because of dangerous property conditions and defective products.

Investigating Wrongful death

In fatal accidents, we employ experts and specialists who investigate the case, review hospital records and determine the financial impact of the death. Our dedication to your case and our attention to detail allow us to create a strong argument for compensation. Alton C. Todd has appeared before many state and federal court juries and is known for his effective presentations at trial.

If you have lost a loved one in an accident caused by another, you may be eligible to seek payment. To learn more about filing a wrongful death claim, contact an experienced lawyer with a record of success. When you call us at The Law Firm of Alton C. Todd, you will be talking with an attorney who will treat you with the respect and sympathy you need during a very stressful time.

For more information, please review the material at our wrongful death information center.