The death of a family member in a motor vehicle accident is one of the most devastating experiences that anyone can go through. The loss is even more painful when it is caused by the negligence of another person. While nothing can bring your loved one back, our civil justice system can hold the negligent party accountable.
At Antin, Ehrlich & Epstein, LLP, our lawyers have more than 75 years of combined experience representing families in fatal car accidents in New York. We handle cases of wrongful death caused by other drivers as well as accidents where the person killed was a passenger in a vehicle driven by a friend or family member. We offer a free initial consultation to discuss your case.
Helping Your Family Deal With Insurance And Legal Issues
When a death occurs in a motor vehicle accident, the family of the victim needs time to grieve. However, you may have pressing legal and financial issues that need to be addressed. This is a time when an experienced lawyer can protect your interests. We are ready to bring sensitivity and unrelenting advocacy to help your family deal with the issues you are facing.
Our attorneys have obtained tens of millions of dollars for families who have lost their loved ones due to the negligence of others. We are committed to doing everything we can to obtain compensation for:
- Medical expenses incurred prior to death
- Funeral expenses
- Lost financial support
- Emotional losses
- Punitive damages in cases of extreme negligence such as driving under the influence (DUI)
Here is an example of the results our motor vehicle accident law firm has obtained for our clients:
Fatal Car Accident — $1.35 Million For Family Of A Man Killed In A Car Crash
Our attorneys secured a $1.35 million wrongful death settlement for the family of a 46-year-old Orange County man whose vehicle was struck head-on by another vehicle that crossed over a double yellow line. The accident was caused by a defective roadway that had become slippery and polished due to lack of repairs by the county. See more verdicts and settlements.
Contact A New York City Auto Accident Attorney
To schedule a free initial consultation with one of our NYC fatal car accident lawyers, call 212-221-5999 or email us. We serve clients in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens and Staten Island, as well as Greater New York.