Wrongful Death Attorney in Buda, Kyle & South Austin

Seek Justice with Madsen Law Office: Trusted Wrongful Death Attorney in Kyle

The untimely and wrongful death of a loved one is a tragedy that no family should have to endure. If you find yourself in this situation due to someone else’s negligence or wrongful actions, you need a compassionate and skilled Kyle wrongful death lawyer on your side. At Madsen Law Office, we understand the emotional turmoil and financial hardship that accompanies the loss of a beloved family member. We are committed to providing the highest level of legal representation and support to help you through this difficult time. An attorney can investigate the circumstances, establish liability, accurately calculate damages, negotiate with insurers, provide support during this difficult time, and be prepared to take the case to trial if needed. With legal knowledge and a proven track record, Attorney Nick Madsen can fight to obtain the justice and fair compensation you deserve after suffering such an unimaginable loss. Contact us today to get the legal support that you need.

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What Constitutes Wrongful Death in Texas?

Under Texas law, wrongful death is defined as a situation where an individual dies from an injury inflicted due to the “wrongful act, neglect, carelessness, unskillfulness, or default” of another person or entity. Common causes of wrongful death in Texas include:

Who Can File a Wrongful Death Claim in Kyle, TX?

In the State of Texas, the following individuals are eligible to file a wrongful death claim:



  • The surviving spouse of the deceased
  • The children of the deceased
  • The parents of the deceased

If none of these individuals file a claim within 90 days, the executor or personal representative of the deceased’s estate may file the claim on behalf of the estate.


Damages Recoverable in a Wrongful Death Claim

When a loved one is a victim of wrongful death, the emotional toll is immense. However, the surviving family members also face significant financial hardships in the aftermath. A Buda wrongful death lawyer can help recover compensation for various damages, including:

  • Economic damages: Medical expenses incurred before death, funeral and burial costs, loss of future earnings and benefits, and other financial losses.
  • Non-economic damages: Compensation for emotional pain and suffering, loss of companionship and consortium, and other intangible losses.
  • Punitive damages: In cases involving gross negligence or intentional misconduct, punitive damages may be awarded to punish the responsible party and deter future similar behavior.

Consult a Wrongful Death Attorney Serving Kyle, Buda, and the Greater South Austin Area

Losing a loved one due to negligence is devastating. You shouldn’t face the legal process alone during this difficult time. If you’ve suffered such a profound loss, our team is here to support your family. While nothing can heal your grief, we’ll pursue justice and accountability. When you’re ready, call (512) 358-1616 for a free, confidential consultation on your wrongful death claim. Based in Kyle, serving South Austin and surrounding areas. We’ll listen to your story and guide you through the legal process with care.

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