Fatal Accidents and Wrongful Death in New York
With a record of client service that goes back almost 50 years, Jacobowitz and Gubits, LLP, understands from experience that people with fatal accident claims need a great deal from their attorneys. We therefore mobilize the full resources of our law firm to deliver advice and advocacy of the highest quality in New York wrongful death litigation.
To find out how experienced and knowledgeable lawyers deliver on our commitment to outstanding client service in the Mid-Hudson Valley and New York, contact us in Walden or Monticello for a free consultation.
Full-Service Law Firm for New York Wrongful Death Claims
We work with people who need legal advice, practical information and financial compensation in the aftermath of a fatal accident. Our personal injury attorneys can advise you of the most effective ways to develop and present your claims under New York wrongful death law. Our estate planning lawyers can explain the Surrogate’s Court procedures that must be followed to pursue and resolve a wrongful death claim, including the appointment of a personal representative to act on behalf of the family.
Jacobowitz and Gubits handles wrongful death litigation arising out of a variety of negligence situations, including:
- Auto accidents
- Truck accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Bicycle or pedestrian accidents
- Drunk driving accidents
- Public transportation accidents
- Construction accidents
- Medical negligence
- Nursing home negligence
- Private or commercial airplane crashes
The specific damages available in a wrongful death case will vary with the age of the victim, the relationship of the victim to other family members, the presence of circumstances that would justify damages for conscious pain and suffering, and other factors. Our attorneys can give you a good idea of what to expect both as to the value of your case and the procedures necessary for realizing that value.
New York Wrongful Death Attorneys: Call 845-764-9656 or 866-303-9595
Our goal is to maximize your compensation in a wrongful death lawsuit while assisting your family through a difficult transition. For additional information about our approach to client service in New York wrongful death litigation, contact the lawyers of Jacobowitz and Gubits in Walden or Monticello for a free consultation.