The sudden and untimely loss of a loved one is emotionally devastating, and even more so if the death could have been prevented. Even if the responsible party did not act intentionally, your loved one paid with their life and
If you have suffered from the death of a loved one, do not trust the insurance companies to make it right. Our wrongful death attorneys located in Duluth, Minnesota have represented thousands of clients in Northern Minnesota, and will make you their top priority.
How do Minnesota wrongful death claims work?
A wrongful death claim in Minnesota is defined as “the death of a person caused by the conduct or negligence of another.” The claim is based on the loss to the surviving family members, to include a spouse or even parents. While the life of your missing loved one was invaluable, the purpose of the claim is to recover expenses in the absence of the decedent. This includes the loss of your loved one’s salary, health benefits, pain and suffering, and other difficulties placed upon family members.
Compensation for wrongful death claims in Northern, Minnesota
Our personal injury and wrongful death attorneys may be able to help you collect damages for the following:
- Sorrow, loss of sorrow, and mental anguish;
- Reasonably expected loss in income of the loved on suffered by the surviving family;
- Reasonably expected loss of care, protection, services, and assistance which the loved one provided to the surviving family;
- Expenses for the treatment, care and hospitalization of the loved one incident to the injury resulting in his or her death;
- Funeral expenses.
Duluth, MN Wrongful Death Lawyers
Don’t trust the insurance companies to give you a fair settlement. Their goal is to settle your case in the way most favorable to them. Our personal injury lawyers at LaCourse, Poole & Envall, P.A., have built a reputation for excellent service while achieving substantial settlements. Contact us today at 218-727-5384 or toll free at 800-535-1665.