Families burdened with the loss of a loved one are usually not prepared to evaluate or even consider their legal rights. They are usually preoccupied by the more important concerns of family and the emotional upheaval that occurs during this time of need.
66 year old woman
rear-ended and killed
At Alexander & Catalano our team provides caring, sensitive representation to surviving family members. We help people throughout New York.
A wrongful death lawsuit against the negligent party is generally initiated by the spouse, children, or family of the deceased person, through an attorney.
A family in a wrongful death action may be able to recover damages, which may include:
- Compensation for the pain and suffering of the deceased family member
- Hospital and medical care
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Compensation for the financial support that the deceased would have provided
At Alexander & Catalano we are familiar with how devastating a loss like this could be. Let us help you put your life and lives of your family member back together. For a free consultation, call us at 1-800-529-1333 or complete our online form.