Chicago Wrongful Death Lawyers

Seeking Justice When Negligence Turns Fatal

Chicago, Illinois Wrongful Death Lawyers

Most deadly accidents are preventable tragedies. If the reckless disregard for the safety of others or an intentional act led to a fatality in your family, you may have grounds for a wrongful death lawsuit. At theLaw Offices of Eugene K. Hollander, we can provide an honest legal opinion and vigorously pursue wrongful death compensation if you have a viable claim.

Free Wrongful Death Case Evaluation • (312)425-9100

Our Chicago law firm offers over 20 years of litigation experience and a commitment to seeking justice. Representing families in Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, and Will counties, we can handle all categories of wrongful deaths:

  • Fatal auto accidentscar crashes, trucking accidents, drunk driver accidents, bicycle accidents, pedestrian and bicyclist knockdowns
  • Motorcycle accidents — snowmobiles, All Terrain Vehicles (ATVs), boats
  • Automotive design flaws — Roof crush, defective air bags, failed seat belts
  • Medical malpractice — surgical error, emergency room error, birth injury, medication error, failure to diagnosis cancer, misdiagnosis
  • Food poisoning
  • Construction / industrial accidents
  • Dangerous drugs — e.g., Vioxx, Bextra, Phen-Fen
  • Burn injuries or electrocution
  • Pool drowning
  • SUV Rollovers
  • Train Accidents

Investing Resources in Your Wrongful Death Suit

When manufacturers, employers, doctors, property owners, or drivers ignore safety precautions, regulations, or flagrantly violate the law, they’re legally accountable for resulting fatalities. Our lawyers interview eyewitnesses and gather evidence to expose the reckless behavior that led to the wrongful death of our client’s loved one. The Law Offices of Eugene K. Hollander investigates fatal accidents using a wide array of experts in accident reconstruction, medical negligence, toxicology, design engineering, metals, and physics.

Determining the Cost of Your Loss

Wrongful death affects a family on a number of levels. Working with economic impact analysts and psychologists, as appropriate, our lawyers evaluate your loss in terms of lost earnings, medical expenses, funeral expenses, and your loss of society and companionship with your loved one. We quantify the increased financial burden you face when the loss of a spouse’s income places pressure on a family to make mortgage and loan payments, cover education costs, and provide for the basic needs of a household.

Demanding Answers and Justice

We’re experienced, knowledgeable litigators who prepare persuasive, effective wrongful death cases. We understand the issues involved, how the court views certain kinds of negligence, and what you can expect from insurance companies committed to protecting their bottom line. We have the experience and resources needed to help you demand answers and obtain justice.

To schedule an appointment to discuss your potential wrongful death claim, contact the Law Offices of Eugene K. Hollander today at (312)425-9100. There is a statute of limitations to bring a suit, and the sooner you seek our help the more effective we can be in recovering maximum damages.