Experienced Hinsdale Wrongful Death Attorneys
Personal Injury Law Firm Serving Western Springs, Darien, and Oak Brook
Losing a loved one is a devastating experience that is made even more devastating if the death was the result of an accident caused by someone else’s negligence. While nothing can bring back a beloved family member, survivors are entitled to financial compensation for wrongful deaths. At the Law Office of Martoccio & Martoccio, we understand how overwhelming it can be to deal with the wrongful death of a loved one and the subsequent legal process of recovering damages. Our experienced attorneys provide compassionate legal assistance for clients during this difficult time. We strive to minimize the stress of the legal process and while aggressively fighting for maximum compensation for your loss.
Compensation for Wrongful Death
Whenever someone’s life is lost because of the wrongdoing or negligence of another party, a wrongful death claim can be filed. In Illinois, the law recognizes the devastating impact an accidental death can have on a family. By filing a wrongful death claim, surviving family members are eligible to recover financial compensation for both monetary and non-monetary damages including:
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Medical expenses prior to death
- Loss of the victim’s future earnings
- Loss of benefits related to the victim’s job
- Loss of an inheritance
- Survivors’ pain and suffering or mental anguish caused by the death
- Loss of parental guidance and nurturing
- Loss of consortium for a deceased spouse and
- Loss of companionship
Whether the death of your loved one is the result of a car accident, medical malpractice, a construction accident or any other act of negligence, our attorneys have the skill and experience to effectively represent you in a wrongful death personal injury claim. We strive to identify all liable parties to ensure you receive the greatest possible financial compensation. There are time limits on filing wrongful death claims, so don’t wait to hire our experienced attorneys to pursue your case.
If you have lost a loved one because of the negligence of another party, contact us at 630-920-8855 to schedule a free consultation to discuss your case. Our firm is located in Hinsdale, IL, and we work with clients throughout DuPage, Cook, Kane, Kendall, and Will Counties.