Wrongful Death


Atlanta Wrongful Death Attorney

Whenever a death is due to the negligence of another, whether it is a doctor, nurse, pharmacist, or as the result of being killed by a drunk driver, the survivors may be entitled to compensation by filing a wrongful death claim. At Pelypenko Law Firm, PC, in Georgia, their prominent Atlanta wrongful death attorney has the knowledge and experience to determine if a lawsuit is worth pursuing. Because these cases are extremely time-consuming and require the skills of experts in the field, only the most catastrophic cases are selected in order to devote the resources necessary to obtain a favorable outcome. However, if your case has merit but doesn’t meet the firm’s requirements, you may be referred to another attorney that may be able to help you.

Spinal injury cases are highly complex. Elizabeth Pelypenko is one of the top personal injury attorneys in Georgia, with substantial experience and proven results in traumatic spinal injury cases.

Lawyer Elizabeth Pelypenko understands the wrongful death laws, and has the background to determine the value of a human life for a family loss claim, based upon:

  • Income
  • Loss of enjoyment of the deceased’s company to the survivors
  • Pain and suffering, both to the deceased and the surviving spouse and family

Wrongful death can result from any of a number of negligent acts such as:

  • Medical malpractice
  • Trucking accidents
  • Automobile wrecks
  • Pedestrian accidents
  • Hit and run accidents
  • Nursing home negligence or abuse
  • Premises liability
  • Fire burn victim
  • Negligent security
  • Unsafe construction
  • Pharmacy Negligence

Contact Pelypenko Law Firm Today for a Consultation

If your loved one has died due to negligence of another, contact the Atlanta wrongful death attorney who is well-known in the legal community as a leader in obtaining large recoveries for clients. You will get a free initial consultation that will give an honest assessment of whether your case has legal merit and is economically feasible to prepare for settlement or trial. If it is, lawyer Elizabeth Pelypenko will aggressively fight for compensation. If the case does not meet the firm’s criteria, she will be frank, give you a written reason why, and may refer you to another attorney who may be willing to take the case. For more general information, please see our FAQ page on personal injury and wrongful death.

Attorney Elizabeth Pelypenko has been honored with prestigious recognition including:

  • Listed in Martindale-Hubbell’s Registry of Pre-eminent Lawyers (2005 – Present)
  • Listed in Marquis’ Who’s Who in American Law (2006 – Present)
  • Selected as a Georgia Super Lawyer (2005 – Present)
  • Listed in Marquis’ Who’s Who in America (2006- Present)
  • Listed in Marquis’ Who’s Who of American Women (2006 – Present)
  • Member: Million Dollar Advocates Forum