Which relatives can bring a claim?

Plaintiffs who are permitted to file a claim for the wrongful death of a loved one are governed solely by statute and can include the spouse, children, and other close relatives of the deceased as well as anyone dependent on the decedent for financial support.

For quality legal representation in Elk Grove and Sacramento, please contact our personal injury attorneys at the O'Brien & Zehnder Law Firm by phone or send us an email and someone from our office will be in touch with you shortly.

DISCLAIMER: This article is not a substitute for legal advice and in no way constitutes legal advice or gives rise to an attorney-client relationship. Adequate counsel is fact-dependent and requires independent analysis and inquiry specific to your situation and circumstances. This article is simply meant as a guide to explain in general and brief terms certain issues and serves to provide general information. Contact O'Brien & Zehnder Law Firm at 916-714-8200 if you require legal help or wish to seek legal advice for your specific legal issue(s).