Wrongful Death Cases

Common causes of wrongful death claims include:

  • Automotive accidents
  • Bike accidents
  • Bus accidents
  • Truck accidents
  • Other vehicle accidents
  • Work accidents
  • Construction site accidents
  • Defective products
  • “Slip and Fall” accidents
  • Other types

Losing a family member as the result of another person’s reckless or negligent behavior can be emotionally and financially devastating to the family.  Our lawyers understand this, and the many types of stresses that accompany these situations.  We recognize that no legal settlement or compensatory verdict will ever make up for such tragedy.

Elman Joseph Law Group represents the surviving family members of victims who died in accidents caused by the careless or reckless actions of another party.  If your loved one who died was the primary wage earner, your ability to support your family may be seriously compromised.  Our attorneys will protect your rights and allow you to receive the maximum wrongful death recovery possible.  We achieve this either through a settlement or by taking your Illinois wrongful death lawsuit to court.  We are experienced negotiators and accomplished litigators.

The Elman Joseph Law Group settled a wrongful death lawsuit in March 2020.  This settlement was for $975,000.  The underlying case involved a man who died in an apartment fire on the South Side of Chicago.  This settlement is further discussed on the “Elman Joseph Law Group Settles Chicago Wrongful Death Lawsuit For $975,000” post.

Elman Joseph Law Group will immediately begin investigating the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s death, and take all relevant steps to insure that your case will be handled thoroughly.

If someone you loved has died because of someone else’s negligence, contact our offices immediately for a free consultation.  You will not pay us any fees unless and until we recover your compensation.

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