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Wrongful Death Attorney New York, NY

When grieving families come to the law office of Blitz Law Group after losing a loved one, they want answers more than anything else. We help our clients find answers, seek justice, and achieve financial recovery after the loss of a loved one. We help our clients find answers, seek justice, and achieve financial recovery after the loss of a loved one.

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Our New York, NY wrongful death attorney pursues wrongful death claims on behalf of surviving spouses and children and obtain compensation for funeral expenses, loss of future earnings, medical bills, physical pain, and mental suffering from the parties responsible for the wrongful death.

Wrongful death claims can be brought against anyone who, through recklessness, carelessness, negligence, or lack of skill, causes the fatality of another. Wrongful death can be the result of many types of circumstances, including drunk driving or reckless driving, medical malpractice (such as through surgical error or misdiagnosis of an illness), defective machinery or products, premises liability, or improper supervision.

There are various components of monetary damages in a wrongful death case, including:

  • Loss Of Lifetime Income

  • Loss Of Financial Support Of Dependents

  • Loss Of Guidance

  • Pain And Suffering

Wrongful death claims can involve a range of complicated legal processes and issues and involving an attorney in your case as early after the death as possible is always advisable. Waiting to hire an attorney runs the risk of losing the case to technicalities, such as statutes of limitations and other critical deadlines that can influence the outcome of your case.

Retaining an attorney that you trust, with the tenacity and trial experience to see your case through to its most just conclusion is essential in a wrongful death claim. For many families facing the wrongful death of a loved one, Blitz Law Group has been the right law firm for the job.

If a Loved One Dies Unexpectedly, You Need an Attorney

If a loved one unexpectedly dies due to the negligence of another, you need to hire a New York wrongful death attorney so that you’re not left feeling overwhelmed and unsure of what to do next. It’s important to remember that you have rights and can seek justice for the wrongful death of your loved one. In order to do so, it is essential to retain the services of an experienced attorney — contact one today at Blitz Law Group, LLP for help.

Causes Of Wrongful Death

Medical Malpractice

When a medical professional fails to meet the standard of care, resulting in the death of a patient.

Workplace Accidents

Accidents that occur on the job due to negligence or poor safety measures, resulting in death.

Car Accidents

When another driver fails to follow the rules of the road, resulting in a fatal collision.

Defective Products

When a product is found to be defective and results in the death of a person who was using it.

Slip And Fall Accidents

When a property owner fails to maintain their premises and someone slips and falls, resulting in death.

Drug Overdoses

When a person dies due to taking too much of a drug, either intentionally or unintentionally.

Criminal Behavior

When a person is killed as the result of criminal activity, such as assault or homicide.


When someone fails to act responsibly, resulting in the death of another person.

How An Attorney Can Help

Wrongful death attorneys are experienced in handling these types of cases and can provide you with the support you need to seek compensation for your loss. A lawyer can provide representation in court and assist in filing a lawsuit. Your lawyer can investigate the circumstances of the death and review all relevant evidence to build a strong case on your behalf. They will also be able to help you determine who is liable and how much compensation you should seek. Additionally, your attorney can help negotiate a settlement with the liable party and represent you in negotiations or mediation proceedings. This can help speed up the resolution process and ensure that you receive fair compensation for your losses. Your attorney will also ensure that any settlement offers or awards are fair and adequate and provide you with sound legal advice throughout the entire process.

What To Expect

When you work with a New York wrongful death attorney you can expect them to provide you with guidance, legal counsel and representation in a court of law. Your attorney will look at all the evidence to determine who is liable and build a strong case on your behalf. They will also review any documents related to the wrongful death case, including medical records and police reports. Your attorney should also explain the legal process to you so that you know what to expect in court. This includes discussing the different types of damages that can be pursued and any other legal options that are available to you. Additionally, your attorney will advise you on settlement negotiations and any other matters related to the wrongful death case. It’s important to remember that when you seek the help of a wrongful death attorney, you are not alone in this process. Your attorney should be an advocate for you and your family throughout the legal proceedings, helping you to seek justice and fair compensation for the death of your loved one.

Contact a New York wrongful death attorney at Blitz Law Group, LLP today for help.

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Rachelle Nash-GordonRachelle Nash-Gordon
06:36 23 Apr 21
Justin Blitz and I have been friends for many years. I give him and his firm the highest review possible.Justin told me, “if i can ever be of help to you don’t hesitate to call me”.I have referred cases of friends and family members to Justin for his help and he always responded in a prompt and professional manner. He has a great deal of experience in the New York Court System and a vast knowledge of the law.There are many lawyers in New York City, Justin is one of the best and more importantly, Justin is a lawyer I can trust.
Tomas GonzalezTomas Gonzalez
17:15 17 Feb 21
I’m very grateful for the Schulman Blitz law firm. They took my case and handled it in a very responsible way. I couldn’t be more happy with the end results. They addressed all my concerns and I was always treated with respect. Again I’m very grateful for the whole Schulman Blitz team. God bless you all. You are a wonderful law firm
Nathan LorenzoNathan Lorenzo
02:03 25 Dec 20
Best law firm in New York. They made me feel supported throughout the entire case. They addressed all of my questions and concerns promptly. They kept me informed of the progress of my case. They make you feel and show with their actions that they have your best interest at heart. I am extremely happy with the outcome of my case. I highly recommend Schulman Blitz to anyone who is looking for a law firm, which will fight for your rights and will do its utmost to get you the maximum compensation that you deserve. Forget the rest, Schulman Blitz is the best!
Javier VasquezJavier Vasquez
14:35 24 Dec 20
Fred and Justin were there for me from the very beginning to the end. They made sure that I had no worries while I was recovering from my injuries and helped me along the way. Every question that I asked was answered truthfully. They made me feel like family and even after my settlement they have kept in contact with me. I have even referred Fred and Justin to a few friends that had positive results in their cases. These guys make you feel like family because they treat you like family. Schulman Blitz are the best lawyers in town because of their professional understanding and good value and how they make their clients feel comfortable knowing that they are in good hands.
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08:13 23 Dec 20
I absolutely love Schulman Blitz! This firm is wonderful and prides it’s self on professionalism. I’ve had the pleasure of working with various people from this firm (Justin Blitz, Thomas etc.) and they take care of everything and never leave you second guessing! Also their communication is impeccable and as you’ll see the most work you’ll have to do is to pick up your phone and they’ll handle the rest! Outstanding team of people! New York’s best kept secret! C.I