New York Wrongful Death Attorney
The truth is, protecting your family's legal rights may be the furthest
thing from your mind during this difficult time, but it's no less
important. Our team at Lurie, Ilchert, MacDonnell & Ryan LLP has experience
in wrongful death cases and we're here to help you protect your rights
and your future.
We've recovered over $500 million in verdicts and settlements for our
clients in a variety of
personal injury and wrongful death cases. Discuss your case with a New York City wrongful
death lawyer from Lurie, Ilchert, MacDonnell & Ryan LLP as soon as possible.
What Are The Wrongful Death Laws in New York?
In New York, wrongful death actions are directed by The New York Estates,
Powers, and Trust Laws (EPTL). Under EPTL Section 5-4.1, the legal representative
of the estate is given the right to bring a wrongful death action. EPTL
Section 5-4.3, the pecuniary loss statute, covers the amount of recovery.
The deceased individual's legal representative must bring evidence
of economic loss.
Our firm understands how to collect and calculate information related to
pecuniary loss, including the loss of earnings, loss of services, loss
of parental guidance, and more. The key to effective representation is
a New York City wrongful attorney who understands all of these factors
and how to calculate them properly in order to maximize your recovery
and bring peace of mind.
Our firm handles many different types of wrongful death cases, including:
Call (646) 461-4009 to get in touch with our office and set up a FREE consultation
today. The sooner you
contact Lurie, Ilchert, MacDonnell & Ryan LLP, the better.