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Chicago Wrongful Death

At Lewis & Davidson, Ltd., we possess a thorough understanding of Illinois wrongful death law. We have been providing assistance to families with wrongful death lawsuits since 1974. Our law firm represents families when a death has occurred because of:

  •    Vehicular accidents involving automobiles, motorcycles or trucks
  •    Medical Malpractice
  •    Professional Malpractice
  •    Construction Accidents
  •    Premises Liability
  •    Slip and Fall Accidents
  •    Product Liability.

Our services

We know the profound impact the loss of your loved one has had on your life, which is why we devote substantial resources to every wrongful death case we take. We employ private investigators and work with expert witnesses to ensure every case receives the attention and resources it deserves. We carefully collect and preserve evidence from accident scenes, and we seek out any witnesses to obtain their testimonies.  We explore all options when building your case to make certain you receive the maximum compensation possible under Illinois law.

Types of compensation in a wrongful death claim

The damages you receive in a wrongful death lawsuit depend on a variety of factors, including the severity of the accident and your loved one’s suffering prior to passing. Our attorneys help clients receive compensation for:

  •    Medical costs
  •    Funeral expenses
  •    Mental anguish
  •    Loss of love, affection and companionship
  •    Loss of future earnings
  •    Loss of protection and guidance
  •    Benefits lost due to the victim’s death


Contact our Chicago wrongful death law firm

Lewis & Davidson, Ltd. has the legal savvy you need by your side when filing a wrongful death lawsuit in Illinois. Contact our firm’s Chicago office online or at 312-789-5548 to speak to an attorney regarding the circumstances of your loved one’s death. We operate on a contingency fee basis, meaning you pay nothing for our services unless you receive a settlement or verdict.

Lewis & Davidson, Ltd. serves clients in Chicago and throughout Northern Illinois.