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Wrongful Death Statute of Limitations

How long do I have to bring a wrongful death lawsuit? The wrongful death Statute of Limitations in Florida is generally, TWO YEARS from the date of death. The Statute of Limitations is the time in which the personal representative has to file a lawsuit against all potential defendants. If a lawsuit is not filed [...]

By |2018-09-03T18:12:14+00:00August 14th, 2018|Categories: Wrongful death|Tags: |

Personal Representative – Who Can Qualify

Who can serve as a personal representative for wrongful death claims? Florida law requires all actions for wrongful death to be brought by a “personal representative.” Some states call this person an “executor” or “administrator” The personal representatives’ job begins with letters of administration issued by the court authorizing the personal representative to act [...]

By |2018-09-05T18:01:41+00:00August 14th, 2018|Categories: Wrongful death|Tags: |