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Wrongful Death

A wrongful death case occurs when the death has been caused by the fault of another person or company. These include deaths caused by the police, hospitals, and nursing homes, or even those caused by drunk driving or defective products. Wrongful death lawsuits are typically filed by family members of the person who died. If your family member has been involved in a wrongful death action, call us your Chicago Wrongful Death Attorney now at 773-789-8LAW (8529). We do not get paid unless you win, the consultation is free and the attorney is available 24/7.

Compensation may be awarded based upon the following issues:

  • Medical expenses
  • Funeral Costs
  • Decedent’s pain and suffering prior to death
  • Hospital Expenses
  • Emotional pain of family members
  • Mental distress of family members
  • Loss of Consortium
  • Loss of wages of family members

Read the Illinois Wrongful Death Act here: http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/ilcs/ilcs3.asp?ActID=2059&ChapterID=57