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Wrongful Death Claim

A guide to filing a wrongful death claim

A Guide To Filing A Wrongful Death Claim

This article presents a guide to filing a wrongful death claim in New York. Learn the basics and earn the recovery you and your family deserve for the tragic loss of a loved one.

Wrongful-Death-Lawsuit Questions

How Much Can You Recover In A Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The only way to know how much you can recover in a wrongful death lawsuit is to understand how New York law works. Your lawyer must know the very specific New York laws before they can give you a real estimate in your case.


Elements of a Wrongful Death Case

Before selecting an attorney, you should be aware of the elements of a wrongful death case. When a person dies as a result of the actions or negligence of another, their heirs may seek damages in a wrongful death lawsuit. These cases are complicated and can only be brought by the representative of the decedent’s estate.