Need a Tampa Wrongful Death Attorney?
The wrongful killing of another person is legally called wrongful death. Wrongful deaths are usually unexpected, often caused by another person’s negligence, and are always incredibly difficult for the family of the deceased to contend with, as they are usually preventable. Wrongful deaths can occur because of any number of things: medical malpractice, workplace accidents, transportation accidents, and birth injuries.
The Distasio Law Firm Difference
How do you know if you have hired the best Tampa wrongful death lawyer? The simplest way to know is to find a lawyer that has all the below characteristics.
- Knowledge and Experience Handling Wrongful Death Cases
Your lawyer should not only know Florida law. That lawyer should also have years of experience handling wrongful death cases. Scott Distasio has been handling wrongful death cases for over 27 years. His years of experience investigating, negotiating, settling, filing lawsuits, taking depositions, and going to trial will absolutely make a difference in your case.
- Independent Verification of the Lawyers Ability
All attorneys claim they know what they are doing. Their marketing materials may also be persuasive. But you will only know the truth about that lawyer if the lawyer is rated by respected independent non-biased rating systems. Scott Distasio has an “AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell law Directory. This is the highest rating an attorney can receive for both ability and ethics. Scott Distasio is also Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Trial law. To achieve this accomplishment a lawyer must have tried a minimum number of cases to a jury and pass a competency exam. Less than 1% of all Florida lawyers are Board Certified.
- Willingness and Ability to Go to Trial
Not all personal injury cases go to trial. The truth is most cases settle. But if your case does need to go to trial it’s important to hire a law firm that has the experience, resources and ability to try your case. Scott Distasio is a board certified civil trial lawyer. This gives him the right to call himself an expert trial lawyer.
Have You Wrongfully Lost a Loved One?
If the answer is yes, you should obtain the services of an experienced personal injury and wrongful death attorney, who is compassionate and empathetic, and will always put the needs of you and your family first. The law, in the state of Florida, allows families who have lost loved ones due to negligence and wrongful death to file a claim for compensation for: economic damages, funeral costs, medical expenses, loss of support and services, and pain and suffering of the survivors.
We Have Compassion and Are Here to Help
Family members can face immense pressure, stress, and sadness after someone they love is lost due to wrongful death. There may be unanswered questions, and the stress of having to pay for funeral expenses or medical bills can leave many unhappy and uneasy. This is why personal injury law is in place, and a good personal injury attorney can help families of wrongful death victims recover the monetary damages they deserve.
Looking for a Tampa Wrongful Death Attorney? Call 813-259-0022 Today!
Need an Attorney for a Wrongful Death Case in Tampa?
Scott Distasio is a personal injury attorney with nearly 20 years of experience with personal injury cases, representing injury and accident victims for nearly his entire career. He has tried personal injury cases in both state and federal courts, and knows what is needed to get his clients everything they deserve. If you have a wrongful death case, please contact us immediately so we may help you.