Wrongful Death

Lawyers Represent Families of Wrongful Death Victims in Pennsylvania and Delaware

Nothing is more tragic than the unexpected death of a loved one caused by negligence or misconduct.  When a serious personal injury or catastrophic accident results in death, surviving family members suffer emotional distress and unforeseen financial burdens.

While there is no amount of compensation that can ease the pain that accompanies the loss of a loved one, A Philadelphia Wrongful Death Attorney at Edelstein Martin & Nelson, LLP work to provide families with the financial security to move forward after their unimaginable loss.  Working with sensitivity to the meet the needs of grieving families, our attorneys will assist the surviving family members through all stages of the litigation process, from investigation to settlement negotiation and trial preparation.

Catastrophic Injuries Resulting in Death

Catastrophic injuries leading to death often result from:

Wrongful death claims involve unique legal issues related to the actual cause of death, life expectancy considerations and the identity of responsible parties.  The experienced Philadelphia Wrongful Death Attorney at Edelstein Martin & Nelson, LLP will use their extensive knowledge of wrongful death law to obtain the maximum amount of compensation.  Wrongful death awards often include compensation for lost wages, loss of companionship, care or protection, loss of inheritance, loss of insurance benefits, medical expenses of the deceased, funeral expenses, pain and suffering and punitive damages.

Our Philadelphia personal injury lawyers represent all individuals affected by the wrongful death of a person resulting from severe personal injuries or catastrophic accidents, including:

  • Spouses (including domestic partners, life partners)
  • Children
  • Parents (including parents of deceased fetuses)
  • Financial dependents
  • All individuals who suffer financially as a result of another person’s wrongful death

Call the Lawyers at Edelstein Martin & Nelson, LLP If You Have Questions about a Potential Wrongful Death Claim

If your loved one has been involved in a serious personal injury accident or suffered a catastrophic injury resulting in death in Pennsylvania or Delaware, you may have a wrongful death claim. The dedicated

Philadelphia Wrongful Death Attorney at Edelstein Martin & Nelson, LLP are here to assist your family through this devastating time.  For more information about Pennsylvania and Delaware wrongful death law, or to discuss your potential lawsuit, contact Edelstein Martin & Nelson, LLP at (215) 731-9900, (toll free 800-300-0909) or submit an online inquiry to set up a free initial consultation.