The unexpected loss of a family member is even more tragic when their death is caused by someone else’s careless, negligent or deliberately malicious behavior. While dealing with the death of a loved one is always difficult, doing so can become infinitely more complex when you try to set aside your devastation to deal with the legal aspects of filing a wrongful death lawsuit. Law Office of Steven M Melley possesses a thorough understanding of New York wrongful death law.
I represent families in lawsuits involving:
I know the profound impact the loss of your loved one has had on your life, which is why I devote substantial resources to every wrongful death case I take. I employ private investigators and work with expert witnesses to ensure every case receives the attention and resources it deserves. I carefully collect and preserve evidence from accident scenes, and I seek out any witnesses to obtain testimonies. I explore all options when building your case to make certain you receive the maximum compensation possible under New York law.
The damages you receive in a wrongful death lawsuit depend on a variety of factors, including the severity of the accident and your loved one’s suffering prior to passing. I help clients receive compensation for:
Law Office of Steven M Melley has the legal savvy you need by your side when filing a wrongful death lawsuit in New York. Contact my Rhinebeck office online or at 833-489-6651 to speak to an attorney regarding the circumstances of your loved one’s death.