Taking Action For Family Members Who Have Lost A Loved One
The untimely death of a loved one is a tragic event that will impact many lives. The grief, anxiety and emotional turmoil can be overwhelming. You may never fully make your peace with such a loss. In the aftermath of a death, it is understandable that you may not immediately think about financial considerations. The financial losses associated with the death of a spouse, parent or other loved one are no less real than your emotional losses. When a loved one dies due to someone else’s negligence, a wrongful death claim may help your family address these financial concerns.
The law firm of Britcher Leone, LLC, helps families throughout New Jersey who have lost loved ones due to the careless and negligent actions of others.
What Kinds Of Compensation Can Be Sought After A Fatal Accident?
Financial compensation is the sole remedy available in wrongful death claims. We understand this remedy is wholly inadequate to address your grief and pain. However, this is the only remedy the law allows. Our law firm will build a strong case designed to help your family recover all available damages under New Jersey law. These damages can include:
- Future earnings
- Loss of advice, guidance, companionship and counseling
- Medical expenses
- Funeral expenses
Our law firm has helped numerous families across the state reclaim a measure of justice through the legal system. Below is but one example of our many results.
Our law firm represented the estate of a man who died as a result of a failure to diagnose hepatitis C. When he was then subjected to an unnecessary surgical procedure that ultimately led to liver failure and death, we demanded a Morris County jury to find in favor of the estate and award a gross verdict totaling $3.38 million against two physicians.