Wrongful Death


When a family member dies as a result of the negligence of another person, the surviving spouse, parents and children may be entitled to wrongful death benefits.


A wrongful death lawsuit is a legal claim brought by family members as a result of the death of a loved one or someone who supports them financially. Every state has different rules and regulations regarding wrongful death lawsuits, including, who is eligible to make a claim and what benefits may be obtained. Sorting out the details of a wrongful death claim can be complex. It is important to have a qualified attorney working to protect your family.


The wrongful death lawyers of Swartz Culleton Ferris can protect your family and make sure that you secure all the compensation your family is entitled to. We represent families in every bourough in New York City.


The lawyers of Swartz Culleton Ferris review potential wrongful death suits throughout the United States.


Determining the amount of compensation that a family is entitled to receive following the wrongful death of a relative requires a law firm with the experience and resources to properly investigate the case.Failure to properly document every aspect of financial and emotional damages caused by the death could have a large impact on the size of the recovery made by the family.


The wrongful death attorneys of Swartz Culleton Ferris work with financial experts to determine the economic losses which will be suffered by the family. The economic losses may include loss of future income and financial support, or even placing a value on the loss of different household services the family member provided.


Financial compensation is also available for the loss love, affection, and companionship, which can not be replaced.


INVESTIGATION OF A WRONGFUL DEATH CLAIM


Swartz Culleton Ferris review and investigate potential claims throughout all five boroughs of New York City and surrounding counties. We work with the top experts and co-counsel attorneys in every state to make certain that your rights are protected.


If you have lost a family member as a result of the negligence of another person, request a free consultation and wrongful death lawsuit evaluation. While you and your family are grieving, insurance company adjusters and investigators are working hard to minimize the amount of money your family will receive. Therefore, it is important to seek a consultation with one of our lawyers as soon as possible.


All wrongful death cases are handled under a contingency fee agreement, which means that there are no out-of-pocket expenses for the family and there are no attorney fees unless a recovery is obtained.