Wrongful Death

Seeking Justice For Families After A Wrongful Death

Fatal car accidents and other tragic deaths caused by drunk drivers or others behaving negligently and irresponsibly will change the lives of the survivors forever. One of the most important things a grieving family can do is to speak with a lawyer.

Horton, Ballard & Pemerton is a Chattanooga, Tennessee, law firm dedicated to the needs of families after a tragic death. Our attorneys thoroughly understand this area of law and have a reputation for getting clients the financial compensation they need to rebuild their lives after a tragic death.

When you need a Chattanooga-area wrongful death attorney, call Bill Pemerton at (423) 427-4944. We offer free initial consultations and are glad to answer any of your questions.

After The Tragic Loss Of Your Loved One

If you lost a loved one in a fatal accident, there are two separate legal claims that may be brought to recover compensation. The first relates to the decedent’s pain and suffering, and the second is a claim for damages resulting to the victim’s family.

Compensation typically includes reimbursement for funeral expenses, medical expenses and the loss of a lifetime of income. We understand that money can never pay for the loss of your loved one, but financial compensation can help a family move forward with the least amount of financial hardship.

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Secure Your Financial Future

Horton, Ballard & Pemerton can help put your financial future back on course after a tragic death. Here are some ways our lawyers can work with you:

  • We can answer any of your questions that relate to the law and the death of your loved one.
  • Our team can work with the insurance companies to ensure any settlement meets your needs and is fair.
  • As you tend to your personal issues, we will handle every detail of the legal aftermath.

After the loss of a loved one in Tennessee, Georgia or Alabama, schedule your free initial consultation with Horton, Ballard & Pemerton. We provide effective legal solutions to help your family recover. Call (423) 427-4944.

What it means to work with our firm

  • Straightforward Legal Advice
  • Nearly 100 Years of Legal Experience
  • Guided Representation
  • Skilled Litigators


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