Wrongful Death

Holding parties accountable for the preventable death of your loved one

At the Law Office of K.J. Petsas, PC, our wrongful death lawyers serve San Mateo and the San Francisco Bay area. We fight against those whose willful act, wrongful act or negligence caused the premature death of your spouse, parent or child. The sudden loss is devastating and while obviously nothing can bring your loved one back to you, you can take action by engaging an experienced wrongful death attorney to advocate for your rights.

Over the course of 30 years, we have successfully challenged:

  • Insurance companies
  • Medical practitioners
  • Medical facilities
  • Trucking companies
  • Corporations
  • Employers

We have the resources and the knowledge necessary to make these parties pay damages for your loss:

  • Medical expenses
  • Property loss
  • Pain and suffering
  • Loss of financial support
  • Loss of companionship
  • Funeral expenses

Who can file a wrongful death lawsuit

In California, the following can bring a wrongful death lawsuit:

  • Surviving spouses
  • Surviving children
  • Surviving parents
  • Surviving and registered domestic partners

As San Mateo injury lawyers, the Law Office of K.J. Petsas, PC is committed to helping your family through this difficult ordeal and shielding you from financial burdens.

Know your rights

Serving clients in San Mateo and the San Francisco Bay area, the wrongful death lawyers at the Law Office of K.J. Petsas, PC offer the experience and attentive counsel you need to pursue justice against those liable for your injuries. We are conveniently located in South San Francisco and encourage you to give us a call at 650.624.8155 or contact us online to take advantage of our free initial consultation. We return all calls within 12 hours.

Petsas & Stephens is located in South San Francisco, CA and serves clients in and around South San Francisco, Daly City, Brisbane, San Bruno, Pacifica, Millbrae, Burlingame, San Mateo, Montara, Moss Beach, El Granada, Alameda, Belmont, San Carlos, Emeryville, Oakland, Sausalito, San Leandro, Berkeley, San Lorenzo, Albany, Alameda County, Marin County, San Francisco County, San Mateo County.

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