In Indiana, a wrongful death claim is a civil suit, which means that the claim must be filed by a personal representative of the deceased’s estate.
This representative could vary per the deceased’s status.
Who takes the position of a personal representative of the deceased depends on a variety of factors:
These laws specifically apply to the state of Indiana.
If your loved one has died as a result of negligence, you are urged to contact an Indianapolis wrongful death lawyer from Wilson Kehoe Winingham. The lawyers at WKW can help you get the compensation you deserve. Call 317.920.6400 or fill out an online contact form for a free, no-obligation case evaluation.
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