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Deland Wrongful Death Attorneys

Attorney James O. Cunningham is a Deland wrongful death attorney who has focused on personal injury law since 1977. When you retain the services of the Law Offices of James O. Cunningham, P.A., you receive the benefit of his 30 years of experience. His knowledge is trial-tested, he is always honest and, above all, he extends respect, courtesy and compassion to his clients at all times. Not all wrongful death lawyers in Deland have the depth of experience and resources that Mr. Cunningham offers.

Wrongful Death and Families of Florida Fatal Accident Victims

Wrongful deaths occur in any number of ways, but the commonality is that the act resulting in the death is negligent, whether intentional or unintentional. This can mean that the death occurred because of any manner of motor vehicle accident, recreational vehicle accident, other transportation accidents, intentional criminal action (robbery, murder and assault), premises liability, workplace or construction accidents, medical malpractice, nursing home abuse or defective products, equipments, drugs or medical devices.

The purpose of our civil justice system is to right the civil wrongs inflicted by one party onto another. When that wrongdoing or negligent act results in death, there is no magic that will bring a loved one back to life. What the justice system strives to do, therefore, is recover financial losses for the families of Florida fatal accident victims and to hold the wrongdoer accountable for payment of those losses.

The sudden death of a family member brings unexpected financial burdens. James O. Cunningham uses his formidable knowledge, experience and resources to help families of Florida fatal accident victims obtain a settlement or jury verdict for those financial burdens, as well as other damages to which family members are entitled under the law. He also stresses intangible losses such as what it means for your family to live without the companionship, love, guidance and support of a parent or spouse or the depth of the loss of a child.

A Pledge From Florida Wrongful Death Attorney James O. Cunningham

What separates Mr. Cunningham’s law offices from other wrongful death lawyers in Deland is his level and commitment of service. He knows that you are grieving the loss of your family member and that the judicial process can be complex and confusing. He will stand beside you through every step of your case, making sure that you know and understand your legal options and rights so that you and your family can make educated decisions that are best.

If your loved one was the victim of a Florida fatal accident, please contact Deland wrongful death attorney James Cunningham. Once he knows the specifics of your situation, he will evaluate your potential claim under the guidelines of the applicable Florida statutes for wrongful death. We have several offices throughout Central Florida. For your convenience in Volusia County, you can schedule an appointment in Daytona Beach, DeBary or Deland.

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  • Mr. Cunningham is an excellent and knowledgeable attorney.

    I would and have recommended Mr. Cunningham as an attorney. I am extremely happy with the service he has provided for me and my family. I will definately use Mr. Cunningham in the future if I ever need an attorney again.

    - John, a Personal Injury client

Client Testimonials

5 StarsGreat Service (auto accident)
After totalling my vehicle my father recommended I retain Mr. Cunningham. A little online research lead us to Mr. Cunningham who made this case an easy process and educational. I recommend Jim Cunningham. He is doing a great service. Tyrone, an Auto Accident Client

5 StarsOutstanding Attorney
I was in an automobile accident and didn't know where to turn. My son-in-law recommended James Cunningham and I am so happy I took his advice. James and his staff were very professional and compassionate in guiding me through a difficult time. I highly recommend him. Hilda, an Auto Accident Client

5 StarsExcellent Service
Mr Cunninghan was a consientious, competant attorney and very professional. His service was excellent and we would recommend him highly. Barbara his assistance was also excellent in her services to us both. Lawrence, a Car Accident client

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