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What is a Wrongful Death?> Examples of Wrongful Death Cases> Who Can File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Miami Beach?> Can Claims Be Filed in a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?> Why use Elstein Legal to Represent You in Your Wrongful Death Claim?>

In addition to dealing with the loss of a loved one, these situations may also present newfound financial burdens that you and your family will need to overcome. At Elstein Legal, a Miami Beach wrongful death attorney will hold reckless parties accountable and work to discover and obtain the compensation you may be entitled to. 

What is a Wrongful Death?

The term “wrongful death” refers to a death resulting from negligence or recklessness on the part of an individual or group. Examples of potentially negligent groups include nursing homes, businesses or corporations, or even healthcare centers. Cases for wrongful death can be made when one can prove that an individual or group failed to act reasonably and this resulted in death or severe damages.

Examples of Wrongful Death Cases

Wrongful death cases include a wide variety of occurrences from car accidents to medical malpractice. In the Miami Beach area, the following examples may qualify:

If any of these examples sound like an incident you’ve been involved in, contact Elstein Legal immediately and we can help answer the specific questions surrounding your case. Our experienced team will review your situation to determine if you have grounds to file a wrongful death lawsuit. 

Who Can File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Miami Beach?

Suppose you choose to file a wrongful death lawsuit in Miami Beach. In this instance, you would need to open a probate with a personal representative (usually a spouse or dependent) who will select the law firm that will handle your affairs. At Elstein Legal, we can help you open your probate and work towards winning your case. 

Can Claims Be Filed in a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

In wrongful death cases, each dependent is entitled to recover damages in the following areas:

  • Loss of current financial support
  • Loss of future financial support
  • Funeral and bereavement costs
  • Mental pain and suffering 
  • Companionship

Why Choose Elstein Legal to Represent your Case?

Since opening Elstein Legal in 2018, Miami personal injury attorney Brian L. Elstein has recovered millions on behalf of his deserving clients. A cum laude graduate of Nova Southeastern University, Brian Elstein honed his skills early as a member of the Nova Trial Association.

Today, he is recognized by The National Trial Lawyers as a Top 40 Under 40 Lawyer in Florida and has been selected to the 2022-2023 Florida Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers Magazine – a distinction given to only 2.5% of attorneys in Florida, and named 2022 Best Litigation Attorney by

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