We know it is impossible for any amount of money to compensate for the loss of a loved one.
Wrongful death is a claim against a person who can be held liable for a death. The claim is brought in a civil action, usually by close relatives, as enumerated by statute. Under common law, a dead person cannot bring a suit, and this created an anomaly in which activities that resulted in a person’s injury would result in civil sanction, but activities that resulted in a person’s death would not.
We know that the financial impact of a wrongful death can be devastating. Wrongful death claims serve the purpose of providing at least partial compensation and often, more importantly, the purpose of enforcing applicable safety rules so that other unnecessary wrongful deaths are less likely to occur.
We have decades of experience obtaining compensation in personal injury and wrongful death cases. You can depend on us for a skilled, determined effort to prove liability and pursue all legal avenues for recovery, whether your loss resulted from: