Great Falls Wrongful Death Lawyer

Losing a loved one in a tragic accident presents a level of difficulty that few people have to face. With a number of immediate concerns, you know that you will need guidance through the legal process of bringing a wrongful death claim, not only for the deceased, but for those left behind who are also suffering. Our law firm will provide compassionate, quality legal services that are tailored to meet your individual legal needs.

Serving clients throughout the Great Falls region, Hartelius, Durocher & Winter, PC, is an established law firm that is dedicated to representing individuals and families who have suffered injuries or losses due to another person's or party's negligence. We handle a vast range of personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits, and we have a proven track record in reaching successful settlements and jury verdicts for our clients.

Filing a Wrongful Death Claim in Montana

The statute of limitations for filing a wrongful death claim in Montana is typically three years. In some instances, you may need to bring a claim sooner than the typical three-year deadline. It may also be necessary for you to have legal assistance opening an estate in order to bring the claims. The sooner you speak to a lawyer, the better. There are many factors that may change circumstances for your particular situation, and an attorney at our firm can help explain the legal issues involved in your particular matter.

We will help explain how your claim should be positioned and what types of benefits for which you may be able to sue, and whether those claims go to the heirs or the deceased's estate. You can expect our team to walk you through the entire legal process, explain the terms for the claim in plain English and be compassionate about the emotional trauma of losing a loved one.

Contact Our Montana Fatal Accident Attorneys

Interested in learning about how we can help? Initial consultations are free of charge. Contact our Great Falls wrongful death attorneys at 406-727-4020, 1-800-INJURED (1-800-465-8733) (Montana) or 800-777-7042 (nationwide) to schedule a meeting.