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Kissimmee Wrongful Death Attorneys

We tend to think that life’s tragedies will never affect us personally, and it would be a wonderful world if such events never occurred. However, the reality is that life-changing occurrences can happen to any of us on any given day. Often, the catastrophic event is the death of a loved one due to the negligence of another person or entity. If this should happen to your family, you will need the services of a skilled Florida injury lawyer. James O. Cunningham provides compassionate, effective legal services throughout Osceola County.

The Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles submitted the following statistics in its 2011 Florida Traffic Crash Statistics Report:

These numbers cover only a few types of vehicular accidents in which death occurred. There are many other circumstances to also take into consideration, such as these:

Why You Need a Florida Injury Lawyer

In a wrongful death claim, it must be proven that the death of your loved one was the result of negligence by a person or entity and that the family incurred a financial loss because of the death. At face value, this seems a simple proposition. However, the Florida Wrongful Death Act sets forth specific guidelines on who is eligible for compensation and what damages are recoverable when a wrongful death occurs. The context of the Act is complicated, and, for a successful wrongful death claim, it is best that an experienced attorney assist you and your family.

Damages in a wrongful death can include the following:

  • Loss of income
  • Medical expenses
  • Funeral and burial costs
  • Pain and suffering
  • Mental anguish and loss of companionship
  • Loss of familial support

Why Call the Law Offices of James O. Cunningham, P.A.?

Jim Cunningham is an injury lawyer who cares about your legal rights. He will get the facts, explain your legal options so that you make educated decisions that are right for you and your family and diligently represent your civil rights to ensure that you and your family receive the compensation to which you are entitled under the law.

If your family suffered the loss of a loved one in Kissimmee or anywhere in Central Florida, or if your decedent resided in Kissimmee, James O. Cunningham is a Florida wrongful death attorney with over 30 years of experience, and he can help. He has offices throughout Central Florida to conveniently serve his clients. Call the Law Offices of James O. Cunningham, P.A., for a consultation; there may be a time limitation within which you must file a claim or be forever barred from doing so.

Florida Personal Injury Office Locations

Main Office

Orlando Personal Injury Office:
3117 Edgewater Dr.
Orlando, FL 32804
Phone: 407-425-2000
Toll Free: 877-FL-INJURY
Fax: 407-843-8274

Seminole County

Lake Mary Office:
1001 Heathrow Park Lane
Suite 4001
Lake Mary, FL 32746
Phone: 407-487-4408

Osceola County

Kissimmee Office:
17 S. Orlando Ave.
Kissimmee, FL 34741
Phone: 407-966-4408

Volusia County

Daytona Beach Office:
1301 Beville Rd., Suite 8
Daytona Beach, FL 32119
Phone: 386-243-4994

DeBary Office:
465 Summerhaven Drive, Suite C
DeBary, FL 32713
Phone: 386-320-3911

Deland Office:
Downtown Executive Center
120 South Woodland Blvd.
Deland, FL 32720
Phone: 386-206-1264

Citrus County

Inverness Office:
110 North Apopka Ave.
Inverness, FL 34453
Phone: 352-205-4341

Polk County

Lakeland Office:
1102 S. Florida Ave., Suite 104
Lakeland, FL 33803
Phone: 863-968-7551

Winter Haven Office:
325 Avenue A, N.W.
Winter Haven, FL 33881
Phone: 863-968-7173

Hillsborough County

Tampa Office:
100 S. Edison St. Suite D
Tampa, FL 33606
Phone: 813-355-9772

Marion-Sumter Counties

The Villages Office:
3420 U.S. Hwy. 27/441
Fruitland Park, FL 34731
Phone: 352-419-0825

Lake County

Mt. Dora Office:
602 East 5th Ave.
Mt. Dora, FL 32757
Phone: 352-436-4696

Clermont Office:
900 W. Highway 50
Clermont, FL 34711
Phone: 352-503-4674

Brevard County

Titusville Office:
506 S. Palm Ave.
Titusville, FL 32780
Phone: 321-222-7300

Cocoa Office:
96 Willard Street
Suite 206,
Cocoa, FL 32922
Phone: 321-757-1373