Wrongful Death

San Francisco Wrongful Death Lawyers

Compassionate & Committed Representation for Bereaved Families - Call Us Today at (415) 940-7176

Losing a loved one because of another's wrongful actions is perhaps one of the most traumatic experiences any family can endure. We at Rouda Feder Tietjen & McGuinn would like to extend our sincere sympathy.

Since 1980, our firm has stood as a beacon of hope for injured individuals and bereaved families in the California Bay Area. Our wrongful death lawyers are skilled, knowledgeable, and prepared to fight for your future at this crucial time. Whether your loved one was lost due to a car accident, bicycle accident, or another type of accident, we're here for you.

We've Recovered Millions While Pursuing Justice for Our Clients

Our San Francisco wrongful death attorneys have won millions for families in these cases, including an $11.4 million recovery for the loved ones of a man killed in an auto accident, $8.75 million for a fatal motorcycle accident, $5.75 million for an on-the-job injury which claimed the life of a mother, and more.

It is impossible to guarantee the outcome of a case, but we have proven time and again that we have the skills and resources necessary to win for our clients when it counts. Visit our case results page to learn more.

Learn more about your legal options in a free consultation.

Who can file a wrongful death claim?

In California, certain surviving family members may be eligible to bring a wrongful death claim on their loved one's behalf. These individuals can include a spouse, domestic partner, children of the deceased, or a personal representative of the deceased's estate. You can talk to our wrongful death attorneys to find out if you are eligible to file a claim.

How Can Our San Francisco Wrongful Death Attorneys Help?

There is, of course, no way to place a dollar amount on several of these losses. No amount of money could in any way make your pain go away or make what happened to you and your loved ones right.

By pursuing justice through legal action, however, you can have peace of mind knowing that the individuals responsible have been called to task for their actions. In addition, you will be able to alleviate your family from the unnecessary stress caused by the financial burden this situation has placed on your shoulders.

  • Just a few of the financial damages you could be compensated for in a wrongful death claim include:
  • Loss of consortium
  • Loss of companionship
  • Loss of income/wages
  • Reimbursement for medical bills
  • Reimbursement for funeral/burial expenses

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Our firm does not charge an upfront hourly fee, and we often front litigation costs as necessary, allowing regular consumers to protect their rights without worrying about further financial strain. There is no reason not to take action in order to protect your rights and your family's well-being after your loss.

Call RFTM for a free case evaluation at (415) 940-7176

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Serving Clients Since 1980
  • Largest Settlements In The Bay Area
  • 150+ Years of Collective Experience
  • No Attorneys' Fees Unless We Win
  • Nationally Accredited Counsel
  • Top-Rated by U.S. News–Best Lawyers®
  • Over $500 Million Recovered

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