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