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Serving Families of Wrongful Death Victims Nationwide 

Justice for Your Loved One. Peace-of-Mind for You. 

Though we know nothing we do can ever replace the joy your loved one brought into your life, we can help you move forward by easing your financial burden and honoring their legacy. 

When families lose loved ones because of the negligent or reckless actions of others, they deserve justice. Montlick provides the compassionate and aggressive representation our clients deserve in these difficult situations. Let our attorneys help you navigate this difficult time, answer your questions, and tell you how we can help.

Fighting Hard & Winning Cases® Since 1984

If you lost a family member in any type of accident caused by someone else’s negligence, you need a caring ear and a bold voice. Contact us for a free consultation to learn about your legal rights and options.


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Attorney Jennifer Fleming and her Assistant, Joy Herrington were beyond amazing! They were both very professional and patient. As well, no gaps in communication (major plus for me) and my case received above my expectations. Thank you team for educating me through the process and all you did to help my case.
I had the pleasure of working with Ellen Forrester when I tell you she fought tooth and nail for me she did just that! The insurance company was not willing to pay a dime for my injuries but Ms. Forrester was not only persistent and knowledgeable she was on top of her game. Thanks to her and her team I was able to win my case.
Paula Molano was my attorney and I must say she did an amazing job with my case. She kept me informed on everything and any questions I had she answered. Very amazing attorney shes the best in my eyes. Thanks for everything
My first experience with Montlick I have no complaints. My lawyer Nick stayed on top of everything with the best advice, keeping in touch with me via text, email or phone call even if it was just checking on me to see how I was doing. He thoroughly explained everything to me and left no questions unanswered. I would definitely recommend montlick to my family and friends anyday. Thanks again Nick for all your hard work with my case.
Montlick Injury Attorneys (Scott M. Patterson) and Staff (Sarah / Tamia) were very professional, thoughtful, caring, transparent, and work extremely hard to reach the best injury settlement outcome for our case. Thank you!
Incredible service! Mr. Ellis Lui went over and beyond what I expected with a trying DUI case. Thank You again!
Caring, professional and thorough. They go above and beyond to make sure your well being is taken care of first. Both Douglas and Gia are a team that cannot be matched by any other firm. They call you within the first week to let you know they take their job very serious without any form of arrogance. Thank you for representing me and my child! I'm a client for life!
I highly recommend Ellis C. Liu! Thank you Montlick & Associates for everything!
Attorney Alyssa White & Antonia Morris were great to work with. They were accessible to answer questions and always provide timely responses and continuous updates of the process. Attorney Alyssa reached out to me to provide me an update days before having her baby… I would say that’s SUPERB dedication to service. I appreciate all the work & support you both provided. Thank you Attorney Alyssa White & Antonia Morris Legal Assistant & the Montick & Associate Law Firm for representing me in my time of need.Sincerely,Rita Williams
Scott Patterson did a good job. Thank you.Thumbs up to Jeff Drew also.
Mrs. Sara Root and her assistant Chris are the best..Mrs. Root is a very smart attorney she does her research and analyze everything about your case!! I had a spinal injury that resulted to surgery due to being rear ended in a car accident ..They kept me updated through every step..Chris called to check on me often and Mrs. Root made sure i understood everything..Yes i will have back pains in the future but she ensured that i was well compassionated for my life changes due to my injury.. I am so grateful to have had them during my recovery process. Thanks guys!..We met and talk about God m having faith and a connection! I give Montlick a 10 out of 10..I highly recommend them..Thanks to all that participated in making this process smooth and successful!! Awesome Awesome Awesome Team!!
Thanks for all your help and support.
We would highly recommend Montlick and Associates if you’re injured in an accident. The staff is very professional and kept us up to date as our case progressed. They check on you to make sure you’re ok. They just make the process easy. Thank you for taking care of us!
They kept me updated and worked with me to answer any and all questions I had.I would definitely recommend them to all my friends and anyone needing any of the services they offer.Thank you again for all of your help.

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Decades of experience 

For nearly 40 years, our firm has recovered billions for our clients. We are dedicated to providing our clients with exceptional service, and maximizing the value of their cases.

Caring representation

We understand the devastation you and your family face after losing a loved one. That’s why compassion is our guiding principle at Montlick. When you’ve been through the unimaginable, you need a kind hand guiding your financial recovery.

Montlick Attorneys Are: 
  • Empathetic
  • Reliable
  • Driven
  • Patient
Accidental Wrongful Death Attorneys You Can Trust

We Know What It Takes to Win® Wrongful Death Cases

According to CNBC and John Hopkins University, over 250,000 people die from medical errors every year in the United States, making it the third leading cause of death. Other common causes of accidental or wrongful deaths include:

  • Car accidents
  • Trucking and bus accidents
  • Pedestrian accidents
  • Bicycle accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Building fires
  • Workplace accidents
  • Slips/trips and falls
  • Defective consumer products
  • Contaminated food
  • Defective medical devices
  • Dangerous/contaminated prescription drugs

The presence of negligent, reckless, or intentional conduct by an individual or company is most commonly the cause of wrongful deaths.

Accidental/wrongful death compensation

The rights of plaintiffs to pursue wrongful death claims are subject to the law of the state they occur in, and the types of damages recovered can significantly. Compensation that may be available includes:

  • Full economic and non-economic value of the life of the victim
  • Loss of companionship
  • Value of support and services
  • Punitive damages
  • Burial and funeral expenses
  • Medical expenses
  • Pain and suffering of the deceased

Lawsuits associated with wrongful death, because of their enormous value, require thorough investigation. At Montlick we have extensive experience pursuing wrongful death cases from start to finish, and we know what it takes to secure the compensation grieving families need.

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Montlick works hard to gather all necessary evidence for a solid case within the statute of limitations. Contact us today to get started.

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The clock begins ticking on the statutes of limitations in wrongful death cases on the date of the incident that caused the victim’s death, but the amount of time a person has to file the claim varies significantly depending on the relevant state laws.

We advise clients to take action as soon as possible as some states have shorter statutes of limitations than others. In auto accident cases, insurance policies owned by the victim or the victim’s family often also have timely notification requirements. This means if a claim is not filed in the time given in the insurance policy, the family of the deceased may lose valuable compensation.

Important evidence necessary for a case can disappear or become destroyed, and witnesses can go missing or forget what happened as more time passes as well, increasing the importance of acting quickly.

Your Questions Answered

FAQs Accidental Wrongful Death

What Are Georgia Deadlines for Filing Car Accident Insurance Claims & Lawsuits?
For personal injury claims resulting from a car accident, the statute of limitations in Georgia is usually two years from the date of the accident. This means you would have two years to file a lawsuit against the responsible party/parties. Failure to file within this time frame could result in the loss of your right to seek compensation for your injuries. The statutes of limitations can vary depending on the jurisdiction of the accident.
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How long do I have to pursue a wrongful death claim?
The period of time can be as short as one year or as long as eight years
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Because we can’t stop accidents from happening, we do what we can to help minimize their long-term impact. We put more money in your pocket, where it belongs.