Georgia law allows parents to bring a claim for wrongful death if a deceased child is unmarried and has no children of his or her own. O.C.G.A. 19-7-1. Under these circumstances, parents, married or divorced, may pursue the claim jointly or separately, but will both share in the recovery. If you have questions about a wrongful death claim, contact our Atlanta, Georgia Wrongful Death Attorneys. We answer all questions for free, immediately over the phone. Call 770-400-0000 to have your questions answered by a friendly lawyer.
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