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2 Answers | Asked in Wrongful Death for Arizona on
Q: My question is simple my sister was killed when struck by a driver in Safford Arizona recently. Now her biological

Father has put a wrongful death lawsuit/claim. The problem is he was never in her life and my father raised her. It's complicated because our mother is deceased now leaving four siblings from mom's side and four siblings from dad's side and a biological father who is now wanting to file this claim.... Read more »

John Leader
John Leader answered on May 23, 2017

We are very sorry for your loss.

In Arizona, here is who can file a wrongful death claim: the surviving spouse of a decedent, the surviving children of a decedent and a surviving parent or guardian of a decedent. Many wrongful death attorneys offer free case consultations. Your situation...
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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Personal Injury for Arizona on
Q: My son is 15 and a Freshman in high school and was beat up by a 20 year old senior. Is this assult?

They were playing basketball at school in the gym during lunch with no school officials present. The 20 year old elbowed my son pretty hard and they had words. The 20 year old told everyone that was around to leave then led my son into a hallway. He attempted to lock the door and wouldn't allow... Read more »

John Leader
John Leader answered on May 3, 2017

It would be considered. If your son was seriously injured, it would be wise to consult with a personal injury attorney in your area.

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2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for Arizona on
Q: My cousin was killed in a car accident. Can I sue in his name?
John Leader
John Leader answered on Feb 3, 2017

In Arizona, the following people can file a wrongful death lawsuit: The surviving spouse of a decedent, the surviving children of a decedent or a surviving parent or guardian of a decedent. Please accept our condolences on the loss of your cousin.

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2 Answers | Asked in Medical Malpractice for Arizona on
Q: Can I represent myself in a Civil Medical Negligence / Breach lawsuit as a patient? Or do I really need an attorney ?

its a continuity of care breach with negligence in the care of the patient

John Leader
John Leader answered on Oct 19, 2016

Most medical malpractice attorneys offer free consultations. If possible, arrange for a free case evaluation to help determine whether or not there is a case for legal action. It's always advisable to get professional advice in such a situation.

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2 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents and Traffic Tickets for Arizona on
Q: My son is 17 years old and drives a truck that is in my name. Can I find out if he has received any citations?
John Leader
John Leader answered on Oct 19, 2016

You can also do a search under the Arizona Public Records website. It's a free service and it should list most citations that have occurred throughout the state.

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