Trusted Wrongful Death Attorneys in Phillipsburg, NJ

Losing a loved one can be one of the most difficult times in your life. When the death was the result of another party's negligence or wrongdoing, the grieving may seem magnified. At this time, pursuing legal action against the responsible party may fall as a last priority. However, it is important for survivors to consider retaining a wrongful death attorney as soon as possible. The lawyers at Russo Law Offices LLC in Phillipsburg, NJ are here to assist the surviving family in recovering from their loss. Every year, more than 90,000 deaths occur from medical malpractice; 45,000 fatalities occur from motor vehicle collisions; 20,000 fatalities are a result of slip and fall accidents; and more than 6,000 workplace fatalities are reported. The people who were dependent upon, or a beneficiary of, the person killed may be entitled to monetary damages. Factors the courts will consider when determining the damages one may receive are:

  • Total loss of victim's anticipated earnings until the time of retirement
  • Loss of savings and benefits caused by death
  • Loss of companionship and care to the survivors
  • Pain, suffering, and punitive damages
  • Expenses incurred by the survivors for medical and funeral costs
  • The extent to which the survivors financially relied upon the deceased

At Russo Law Offices LLC, a wrongful death attorney will be dedicated to seeking fair compensation for you and your family. We serve clients in Warren County; Hunterdon County; Northampton County; Clinton, NJ; Bethlehem, PA; Easton, PA; Belvidere, NJ; and Eastern Pennsylvania. Call one of our Phillipsburg, NJ wrongful death lawyers today!