Wrongful Death

Your Rights. Your Lawyer.

Mr. Milles has successfully pursued wrongful death actions in both federal and state courts against some of America’s largest corporations. As a Tallahassee personal injury lawyer, Mr. Milles is dedicated to fighting for your rights. Wrongful Death If your loved one was a victim of negligence that you believe may have caused death, it is important to consult with an attorney immediately. Wrongful death lawsuits have strict lime limitations and may require the filing of a separate action in probate court to establish an Estate for the decedent.

An action for wrongful death in Florida must be brought within two years from the wrongful death occurs. A wrongful death action in Florida must be brought by the decedent’s personal representative, who shall recover for the benefit of the decedent’s survivors and estate all damages caused by the injury resulting in death.

A wrongful death lawsuit in Georgia may be brought by a surviving spouse. If there is no surviving spouse, the children may bring the death claim. If there is neither a surviving spouse or surviving children, the parents of the decedent may pursue the wrongful death claim. Absent a surviving spouse, surviving children, and surviving parents, the administrator of the decedent’s estate can sue on behalf of the estate.

Common Types of Wrongful Death Actions

  • Fatal car accidents
  • DUI / drunk driving deaths
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Truck Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Commercial Vehicle Accidents
  • Plane Crashes
  • Jet ski crashes
  • Boating accidents

Mr. Milles has pursued wrongful death actions throughout the United States, including Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Pennsylvania. Mr. Milles also represents families in Atlanta and South Georgia, including Thomasville, Moultrie, Valdosta, Albany, and Savannah. Mr. Milles represents injured Floridians in Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Pensacola, Panama City, Crawfordville, Apalachicola, East Point, Quincy, Monticello, Tampa, Gadsden County, Jefferson County, Franklin County, Wakulla County, Bay County and Santa Rosa County.

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Milles Law invites you to review our credentials and past successes on our website or in person during a free in person consultation or at our conveniently located offices on Thomasville Road in midtown Tallahassee. Local Tallahassee Attorney Milles is an experienced Tallahassee car accident, Tallahassee motorcycle accident, Tallahassee truck accident, and Tallahassee medical malpractice attorney who has been a lawyer for over 15 years, who has both civil and criminal jury trial experience, and who is on the Tallahassee Bar Association Board of Directors.

If you or your loved one has suffered personal injury, please contact a Tallahassee wrongful death Lawyer at Milles Law now.