Detroit, Michigan – August 17, 2023
The Personal Representative of the Estate of Selena Perez, has filed a lawsuit against Annapolis High School, Dearborn Heights School District #7, Aaron Mollett, and Dr. Tyrone Weeks in the amount of $25,000,000. The lawsuit, filed by the law firm Koussan Law, alleges wrongful death and gross negligence in the tragic passing of Selena Perez on May 1, 2023.
Selena Perez, a Dearborn Heights, Michigan resident, was an Annapolis High School student. The lawsuit claims that school administrators and officials failed to provide necessary care and intervention for Selena, potentially preventing her death. The lawsuit also claims that the actions and inactions of the defendants violated Selena’s constitutional rights.
The recently filed federal complaint seeks damages for wrongful death, gross negligence, and civil rights violations. It highlights the alleged failures of the defendants in adhering to school policies, contacting authorities, and providing necessary counseling and support to Selena.
Ali H. Koussan and Brooke N. Mathis of Koussan Law represent the representative of Selena’s Estate and seek a jury trial on all issues in the case.
Koussan Law is a boutique litigation firm focused on aggressive and efficient advocacy for individuals and businesses. Our firm specializes in personal injury cases, and our attorneys pride themselves on being on the cutting edge of the legal world.
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