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My niece was in a car accident and it cause her death

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my niece was in a car accident and it cause her death
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Personal Injury Law
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 2 years ago.
I am sorry this happened. are you asking if a claim can be pursued?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I AM ASKING IF THE FATHER ARE INTITLE TO THE MONEY BECAUSE HES THE FATHER
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 2 years ago.
The father can pursue a claim for wrongful death. He would have standing to pursue and collect relating to the loss.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
SO WHY CANT THERE GIVE ME APART OF IT. I AM THE ONE THAT HAD CUSTODY OF HER FROM A CHILD
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 2 years ago.
You would have standing to pursue a claim if you were the custodian.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
WHAT U MEAN CUSTODIAN
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I HAD LEGAL CUSODY. I HAVE PAPERS TO PROVE
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 2 years ago.
Custodian or guardian is the closest relation to the deceased and would have standing to pursue a claim for wrongful death and/or share in damage recovery
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I DONT UNDERSTAND. THE LAWYER THAT HANDLEING THE CASE TOLD ME I CANT GET ANYTHING BECAUSE SHE WAS 28 YEARS OLD
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 2 years ago.
Have standing to proceed and recover. Consider securing new counsel. martindale.com and findlaw.com are good resources. Counsel should work on commission. Kindly rate my answer as excellent.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I'M NOT INTITLE TO ANYTHING
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 2 years ago.
What can I clarify?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Will I be able to get some of her eat ate because I had only custody of her from a child
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 2 years ago.
Yes. You are entitled to get and share in recovery based on relationship and custodial care.
If you need new counsel martindale.com and findlaw.com are both excellent lookup directories. Both highly rated. Both used by lawyers. Easy to search and find local options. Good luck. Kindly rate the answer OK or higher.