FAQ: What is the Statute of Limitations on a Wrongful Death Suit?

The statute of limitations on a wrongful death claim is two years from the deceased person’s death. However, there are a few exceptions to this law. The following exceptions are:

• When the plaintiff is a minor child;
• When the Defendant or their negligence is unknown;
• Fraud;
• Mental or Physical Incapacity.

If your loved one recently passed from an accident, please call your local Austin personal injury attorneys at Funk & Associates.