There is a timeframe in which a lawsuit has to be filed in Kansas City. This is true in both Kansas and Missouri. Each state can make its own ruling. One of the common types of accidents that have a statute of limitations is a wrongful death claim. Each state makes laws regarding who can file these claims. For example, a surviving spouse that was legally married to the victim at the time of death can file this sort of claim. There are specific rules for minors and adults, general accidents, professional negligence, and a wide array of other common claim types.
Has A Loved One Died Due To The Negligence of Others?
If your loved one has died due to the negligence of someone else an experienced wrongful death attorney can help you hold them responsible. Contact us online or call our Kansas City office directly at 816.471.5111 to schedule your free, no obligation consultation.