Practice Areas Death and Shooting
Atlanta, Georgia, is a melting pot and major business center for the southern states. Unfortunately, in populous metro areas such as Atlanta and its suburbs, shootings and gun crimes happen and can hurt or kill the ones we love most. In booming cities like this where we work and raise our families, we never think of the unimaginable happening to our loved ones, so it may be hard to know where to start if it does happen. Having Brooks Injury Law by your side during these times can help you navigate what to do if you or a loved one have been victim to a shooting.
Know Your Rights as a Georgia Shooting Victim
In Georgia, victims of shootings are legally allowed to file civil and criminal cases against those deemed responsible. In the civil case, Brooks Injury Law will ensure that while the victim is receiving the best medical care possible, our firm will build a case on more than just the immediate damage from the exact moment of the shooting.
We do everything we can to show how the life of the victim and the lives around the victim have changed. This includes showing what life is like now via Day-in-the-Life videos and seeking the advice of experts in the medical field to assess what life will be like in the future for the victim. Rest assured that those responsible for the criminal acts will know exactly how the incident has changed all of the lives involved.
Compensation for Shooting Victims can Help Recover
Death and Shooting Cases
- Violent Crimes
- Police Shootings
- Accidental Shootings/Innocent Bystanders
When a victim has been stabbed or shot, the assailant is often sent to jail and pursued in a criminal case. What many people do not know is that the property or business where the shooting took place can also be held liable through a civil case.
In cases where victims were shot due to negligent security from a business owner or property manager, Victims and their families should seek the representation of a personal injury attorney to prove that the business or property should have been aware of any criminal action in the area and could have enacted measures to prevent it.