Wrongful Death Cases
No Fee if No Recovery
Has your loved one suffered and accident resulting in sudden or later death?
Were those negligent employees or agents of the U.S. Government, like the Military or the VA?
If YES, you may be entitled to bring claims against the responsible people or organizations.
The Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) and the Military Claims Act (MCA) allow wrongful death claims to be brought against the U.S. Government.
The possible causes of wrongful death are many. Examples of accidents resulting in successful wrongful death claims include:
- car accidents
- truck accidents
- medical malpractice including
- physician error
- anesthesia mistakes
- surgical error
- hospital negligence
- birth injuries resulting in stillbirth or the death of an infant or child after birth
- industrial accidents
- plane crashes
How do you know if the death or your loved one was a wrongful one?
- Our free consultation can help you explore that question.
Contact us right away to discuss whether you have a claim for wrongful death.
Achieved Three of the Largest Judgments – and Three of the Largest Settlements – in the 65+ year history of the FTCA
Below are just a few examples of our success
A Large FTCA settlement in a Wrongful Death case
Whittlesey v. United States
$1,808,041 Received by Clients
Attorneys’ fees of $625,000 and litigation expenses of $66,958
Army — Tennessee
A Large FTCA settlement in a failure to diagnose and wrongful death case
Cloer v. United States
$1,492,813 Received by Clients
Attorneys’ fees of $537,500 and $119,687 in case expenses
Blanchfield Army Community Hospital
Army — Tennessee