Finding out what went wrong
What is involved?
If there is going to be an inquest into the death of a relative, it is important to get legal advice quickly. Our specialist team can help you with the process, while being sensitive to your situation. We will provide advice and guidance to you at this difficult time, liaise with the Coroner’s officer and we can appear on your behalf at a coroner’s inquest.
We will also ask questions and obtain information at the inquest that may answer some or all of your concerns and which may otherwise not be disclosed. Coroners are expressly prohibited from dealing with matters of criminal or civil responsibility, but after the inquest we will advise you if the evidence heard may be used to form the basis of a successful civil claim for compensation.
Call us now to see how our Inquest Representation team can help you.
Why choose Freeths?
- We can robustly represent you in a Coroner’s Court, guiding you through the process leaving you to mourn in relative peace
- You can rely on our lawyers to be supportive, empathetic and professional at all times. We will try and ensure that any concerns you have are explored and hopefully help you to achieve some degree of closure
- We have a successful track record of achieving settlements for bereaved relatives, using evidence gleaned from inquests as the basis of our advice and the claim
Our specialist knowledge and experience in this field enable us to help with a range of issues and concerns which you may have following the death of a loved one.
If you have a high profile case and need help to deal with media-related issues, we have the specialist skills to do so.
Our Inquest Representation Legal Team
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Talk to us
Freeths are a leading national law firm with 13 offices across the UK. If you have a query about our services or just want to find out more, why not give us a call?
Contact: 03301 001 014