Tragically, people are sometimes killed as a result of the negligence, recklessness or malpractice of others. Though the act may be unintentional, the person who caused the wrongful death should be held accountable. Our Milwaukee personal injury attorneys at Samster, Konkel & Safran, S.C. have assisted many families following the death of a loved one.
Our team of personal injury attorneys knows how to win wrongful death cases. Special rules and laws apply in death cases that often differ from other personal injury cases. We understand which family members can recover for the wrongful death of a loved one, and what kind of wrongful death claims they can bring.
Every wrongful death claim is unique, and experience in handling such cases can really make all the difference. Our law firm has over 100 years’ combined experience in helping Milwaukee injury victims. We know how to get things done.
If you believe a loved one’s death was caused by the negligence of a person, company, or other entity, you may wish to file a wrongful death lawsuit. The statute of limitations for a wrongful death case is three years. According to Wisconsin Law, wrongful death lawsuits can be filed by:
the personal representative of the deceased person's estate
the surviving spouse, domestic partner, child, parent, or guardian of the deceased person
When filing a lawsuit, it’s important that you find an attorney who will fight for your rights to the extent of their power. Our lawyers are well-versed in Wisconsin law and will walk you through each step of your case.
If someone you love has been killed due the negligence of someone else, contact us for a free case evaluation today. We do everything in our power to recover for medical and funeral costs, lost inheritance, lost wages, loss of companionship, as well as for the deceased’s pain and suffering. The death of a loved one is a difficult time. For wrongful death cases, don’t settle for less than Samster Konkel & Safran, S.C.
We are able to pursue your case with compassion and respect. Call us at (414) 455-1639 to tell us your story today.