Long Beach Elder Death Attorney
Helping Families Seek Justice for Loved Ones
Elder abuse is a problem all across the country in nursing homes, residential care facilities, and even in the victim's own home. The elderly, especially those in poor physical health or mental health issues, are particularly vulnerable to abuse. In some cases, family members may be able to recognize the signs of abuse in time and remove their loved ones from danger. In other cases, the abuse or injuries from the abuse can lead to death.
If you have recently lost an elderly loved one due to abuse, neglect, or mistreatment by a caregiver or an institution, talk to our Long Beach elder death lawyer today. Travis Siegel has advocated on behalf of the elderly and their families for over a decade. He understands how difficult such tragedies can be for families involved, and he dedicates his entire career to fighting for justice and fair compensation.
Compensation in Elder Abuse Wrongful Death Cases
Eligible surviving family members of a deceased elder may be able to take legal action for compensation.
Damages that may be available in a wrongful death case include:
- Funeral costs
- Loss of benefits
- Loss of companionship
- Pain and suffering of elder prior to death
- Punitive damages (in some cases)
Whether your loved one passed away because of abuse or neglect by a caregiver or care facility, talk to an attorney as soon as possible about your options. There are statutes of limitations that limit the time within which you can file a wrongful death suit. Have our attorney review your case and advise you on how you should proceed.
What Sets Our Elder Abuse Lawyer Apart?
Over 13 Years of Advocating for Victims of Abuse & Neglect
Attorney Travis Siegel has fought elder abuse and medical malpractice for more than a decade. After a tragedy occurred in his own family, he became a lawyer to ensure that others don’t suffer in the same way. He focuses his practice exclusively on elder abuse cases. He has recovered millions of dollars for clients and garnered selection for Best Lawyers in America® 2016.