The loss of a loved one is hard to bear, even more so if it was caused by the actions or negligence of another party.
That is because the wrongful death of a loved one prevents you from properly grieving due to a lack of closure.
At BEK Law, you will receive empathetic and caring legal counsel. We understand the situation you are in and will handle your case with dignity and compassion.
The Definition of Wrongful Death
Wrongful death is when the death of a person occurs due to someone’s negligence or wrongdoing.
Common wrongful death cases include:
- Medical malpractice or nursing home negligence resulting in the death of a patient
- Motor vehicle accidents, including car or truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, and boat or snowmobile accidents
- Defective products leading to death, e.g. substandard or damaged parts installed in automobiles
Seeking Damages for a Loved One’s Wrongful Death
There are numerous factors the court will take into account when calculating damages in a wrongful death case.
This includes loss of earnings, loss of companionship, and the expenses borne by the family for wrapping up the decedent’s affairs.
At BEK, you will receive effective representation ensuring your family’s financial future is secure even if the breadwinner has passed away.
Schedule a Free Consultation with an Experienced Wrongful Death Attorney in Michigan
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