Wrongful Death Involving a Pedestrian and a Motor Vehicle
Irvine pedestrian accidents involving a motor vehicle will almost always result in serious injuries and in some cases they are unfortunately become fatal. What happens when someone is lost in a fatal pedestrian accident, and how does the family deal with what has happened and hold appropriate parties responsible and accountable? In California, this is known as a “wrongful death” – the loss of life due to the negligence of another. My name is Rivers J. Morrell, III and after more than 40 years of experience as an accident and injury attorney in Irvine I can tell you that wrongful death cases are some of the most challenging and legally complex cases to manage.
As a family member, I want to help to relieve you of the legal burdens associated with the case so that you can remain focused on your family and healing from what has happened. If you have lost a family member in a fatal pedestrian accident in Irvine I invite you to call me personally for a free consultation at (949) 305-1400. It is important to take quick and decisive action to preserve crucial evidence and witness testimony in your loved one’s case. My offices are conveniently located in Irvine at 1920 Main Street Suite 1000, right off the 405 at MacArthur Blvd and Main Street, near the John Wayne airport.
What Happens if the Fatality was Caused by a Hit and Run Driver?
The Irvine Police are very effective at identifying hit and run drivers and bringing them to justice. When the driver cannot be identified, hit and run cases are covered by your own UM/UIM insurance or “uninsured/Underinsured Motorist” coverage. These cases can be legally quite complex, and it is important to work with an experienced Irvine wrongful death attorney who can achieve the best possible outcome in your case.
You will work directly with me, personally. I give my clients my personal cell phone number, and respond quickly to calls, texts and emails. This responsive and informative style ensures that you are constantly kept up to date on what is happening in your case. I handle all of the communications with insurance representatives, the police and any other party or agency that becomes involved.
Contact an Experienced and Proven Irvine Pedestrian Accident and Wrongful Death Lawyer Recommended by the Industry, Peers and Clients
If you have lost a loved one in a fatal pedestrian accident in Irvine I invite you to contact me for a free initial consultation at (949) 305-1400, or contact me to schedule a meeting in my Irvine office. Learn what to look for in a wrongful death attorney and why you should entrust your family’s case to the Law Office of Rivers J. Morrell, III.