Wrongful Death Litigation

It's understandable that people might delay seeking legal advice while they are still coming to grips with the loss of a loved one in a fatal accident. You should be aware, however, that the insurance companies with liability exposure are wasting no time in collecting facts and developing their defense to your potential wrongful death claims under Pennsylvania law.

When you are ready to talk to a lawyer about your right to compensation for a fatal car accident or case of medical malpractice, contact Conner Riley Friedman & Weichler in Erie. Our attorneys have decades of experience with complex personal injury and wrongful death litigation in Pennsylvania and New York. We have helped many families get through the ordeal of an accidental death on terms that protect their future security.

We Can Guide You Through A Difficult Time

The personal representative of the decedent's estate is the named plaintiff in a Pennsylvania wrongful death lawsuit. Our attorneys can help you with the job of estate administration as well as pursuing your claim for damages. We can explain the scope of damages covered in a wrongful death case and identify possible additional claims for bystander's damages or emotional distress claims if they apply in your circumstances.

We advise and represent families harmed in many different situations:

  • Car accidents
  • Truck collisions
  • Motorcycle crashes
  • Boating accidents
  • Aviation disasters
  • Injuries at work
  • Medical negligence
  • Infant death
  • Dangerous or defective products
  • Electrocution or explosion
  • Swimming pool accidents

Schedule A Free Consultation Today

No matter how your family suffered its loss, you can depend on Conner Riley Friedman & Weichler for sound advice and committed advocacy. For a free consultation about your legal alternatives following a fatal accident, contact us in Erie online or by calling 814-240-3339.