Wrongful death means the death of a person is caused by a wrongful act, neglect, or default. If this case happened in Illinois, you can conduct a wrongful death claim. The most common wrongful death cases in Illinois are:
- Wrongful death caused by criminal attacks
- Wrongful death caused by vehicle accidents
- Wrongful death caused by medical negligence
- Wrongful death during work
Wrongful Death Lawsuits
Under the Illinois Wrongful Death Act, the descendants, spouse, and next of kin are able to make a financial loss claim resulting from the death and can receive compensation for:
- Loss of expected income of the person who died
- Medical bills and funeral expenses
- General damages
- Mental anguish
- Loss of inheritance
Barry R. Rabovsky, Your Wrongful Death Attorney in Illinois
With more than 20 years’ experience as a personal injury attorney in the Chicago metropolitan area, Barry R. Rabovsky is well known and highly regarded. He is an aggressive, skilled trial lawyer with a reputation for excellence that makes his retention a key to success in complex, adversarial personal injury proceedings. Your initial consultation with our office is free, and you will be under no obligation. We will give you an honest evaluation of your legal situation and how we believe your case should proceed to provide you and your family with the most advantageous resolution. We will provide you with all the information you will need to understand what will be occurring, as well as the time frames progress will be made towards a resolution.
We can provide you with a free evaluation of your case.