Houston Wrongful Death Lawyer

Seeking Justice for the Death of Your Loved One: (713) 496-0549

There are few experiences in life more difficult than losing a loved one, especially when the death was caused by someone else’s negligence. Fortunately, the law provides specific rights to surviving family members to pursue compensation for the wrongful death of a loved one.

Wrongful death claims allow families to recover compensation for:

  • Pain and suffering of the victim
  • Loss of financial support
  • Medical expenses
  • Funeral and burial costs
  • Loss of companionship
Wrongful death lawsuits allow relatives to recover financial compensation for their losses and suffering and hold the at-fault party accountable for their actions. Our dedicated Houston wrongful death attorneys have helped many families navigate the wrongful death claim process, and we’re ready to help you too.

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Why Choose Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs?

  •  We have secured hundreds of millions of dollars for our clients
  • We have more than a century of combined legal experience
  • We offer free and confidential case evaluations
  • Three of our attorneys are board certified specialists

Understanding Wrongful Death Claims

When a victim is killed as a result of another person’s actions, certain family members may be able to file a wrongful death claim. This claim, or lawsuit, will require the family to prove several legal elements in order to hold the at-fault party responsible for their losses. For example, a victim’s family will be required to show another’s wrongful act, neglect, carelessness, unskillfulness, or default caused the death of their family member.

Family members can bring wrongful death claims after some of the following types of accidents:

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At Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs, our compassionate Houston wrongful death attorneys are prepared to advocate for the rights of your family. Call our office today to learn more about your options. We offer free and confidential consultations to get you started, and we accept all cases on a contingency fee basis—which means that you don’t pay unless we win.

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  • Tommy Fibich, a Houston Personal Injury lawyer

    Tommy Fibich

    Founding Partner

    Tommy Fibich is a widely respected Texas Trial Attorney who has dedicated 45 years to a life of law and advocacy.
  • Attorney Russell Briggs

    Russell Scott Briggs


    Russ Briggs is a native of Beaumont, Texas, the son of two teachers. He is happily married to Rebekah Briggs and they have two adult daughters
  • Attorney Erin Copeland

    Erin Copeland


    Erin K. Copeland is a partner with the law firm of Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs in Houston, Texas.
  • Attorney Greg Fibich

    Greg Fibich


    A native Houstonian, Greg started his legal career at a highly respected, boutique defense firm.
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    Of Counsel

    Attorney Sara J. Fendia is an experienced trial lawyer who has spent her more than 25 years in the legal field
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    Kelley has spent her entire career representing individuals injured by the acts of others. She has the compassion and drive to get great results for her clients.
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