Wrongful Death Cases

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Wrongful Death Attorneys in New Jersey

At Krivitzky, Springer & Feldman, we understand that losing a loved one in a tragic accident is life-changing. For more than 40 years, our caring wrongful death attorneys have helped grieving families cope with the overwhelming emotional and financial impact they suffer when a loved one is lost due to someone else’s negligence.

We guide you through the process of identifying any insurance policies, death and funeral expense benefits, or other coverage that may be immediately available. Our team can assess your case and help you pursue all possible sources of compensation in your wrongful death claim.

Proving Fault in Wrongful Death Claims Throughout New Jersey

The most difficult aspects of a wrongful death claim are proving how an accident occurred and who is at fault. Because the person who has passed isn’t around to tell their story, witness statements, physical evidence, and other documentation are crucial to providing an accurate account of what happened. Our lawyers have more than 95 years of combined experience proving liability, even when it’s uncertain in the initial stages of a case.  

Our team conducts thorough investigations in every wrongful death case, which may include identifying witnesses and collecting police reports, video surveillance footage, and medical records. These elements come together to help us understand the series of events just before the fatal accident occurred. When liability remains unclear, we may consult accident scene re constructionists to review any evidence from the scene and provide expert opinions, drawings, video re-enactments, or other visual aids.

Recovering Compensation in Wrongful Death Cases

We examine all potential sources of recovery in wrongful death accidents. For example, if a distracted motorist driving in a poorly marked construction zone caused an accident that led to your loved one’s death, we may be able to recover compensation from the at-fault driver and the construction company. We evaluate every possible aspect to determine fault and help you get the maximum recovery you deserve. We’ve helped thousands of clients with wrongful death claims involving:

Why Choose Us?

Wrongful death cases are complex, and each claim presents unique challenges. Our Jersey City and Newfoundland personal injury lawyers are well-versed in calculating damages in wrongful death claims. In addition to seeking damages such as emotional distress, we calculate and pursue economic losses, including medical expenses, funeral and burial expenses, future lost earnings, loss of companionship and guidance, and disruption of family plans for future retirement.

Although no amount of money can bring back someone you’ve lost, our attorneys are committed to helping you obtain the full and fair recovery you deserve. We want your family to focus on healing while we take care of your case. You can take comfort in knowing that our wrongful death lawyers are aggressively pursuing justice and maximum compensation to make things right for your family and loved ones. Your initial consultation is always free, and we don’t charge attorney fees if we don’t obtain a recovery for you.

Contact Our Wrongful Death Lawyers to Learn More

At Krivitzky, Springer & Feldman, we offer experienced and compassionate legal counsel to help guide you through these difficult times. If you’ve lost a loved one in an accident, we’re here for you.

If you’d like to ask questions or schedule a free consultation, use the chat feature on our website, contact us online, or call 201-798-2711 in Jersey City or 973-874-0556 in Newfoundland, NJ. We handle cases for clients in Jefferson, West Milford, Kinnelon, Vernon, and all over the state of New Jersey.

Free Consultation. No Fee If No Recovery.

Evening or weekend appointments and home or hospital visits can be arranged throughout Northern New Jersey.

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