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Wrongful Death Lawyers
Nothing can erase the pain caused by the loss of a loved one, particularly when it could have been prevented. Feelings of anguish and grief are unfortunately often met with the realization that as a result of this loss you are not financially able to care for yourself or your family. The lawyers at Jacoby and Meyers can help you seek justice and recover the financial compensation you need moving forward. For over 40 years we have provided the type of legal services victims in the New York City area required for a successful day in court.
Fighting for the Victims Left Behind
We understand the suffering associated with losing a family member and the repercussions of that loss – inability to pay funeral costs, medical bills, the mortgage, car payment, utilities and more. Our lawyers are dedicated to recovering compensation for the monetary and emotional damages you have suffered. The attorneys at Jacoby and Meyers have experience and expertise in handling wrongful death lawsuits. They passionately and skillfully fight for your rights and the maximum compensatory damages you are entitled to, such as:
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Medical expenses
- Emotional pain and suffering
- Loss of support
- Loss of expected wages
- Lost benefits
- Loss of inheritance
- Loss of companionship
- Punitive damages
Types of Wrongful Death Cases
A wrongful death is a death caused by another party’s negligence or actions. Many different circumstances can cause this devastating result, such as:
If your loved one suffered a wrongful death as a result of one of the above negligent or wrongful actions, it is important that you speak with an attorney as soon as possible. You want to ensure that the surrounding circumstances are investigated, the evidence collected, and the responsible parties identified in a timely manner to effectively prepare your case for trial.
No Legal Fees Unless There is a Successful Settlement or Verdict
Our firm is committed to providing affordable legal representation to those in need. Jacoby and Meyers personal injury clients pay no attorneys fees until and unless we successfully settle your case or win a verdict in your favor.
Contact our attorneys today to schedule a free consultation.