The grief of losing a loved one is compounded when the death occurred because of someone’s negligent behavior. A distracted or drunk driver, a person's careless act, or dangerous premises all might be the basis for a wrongful death claim.
If you believe a family member’s death in Michigan stemmed from the negligence of others, e-mail Ferris & Salter, P.C., for a free case evaluation or call toll-free at (734) 677-2020. Our experienced personal injury lawyers have obtained significant settlements and verdicts in wrongful death cases, representing families in Ann Arbor, greater Detroit, and statewide.
Don Ferris and Heidi Salter-Ferris have taken more than 250 cases to trial, including many wrongful death actions. Our firm has secured damages from a wide range of defendants:
These cases involve technical medical issues and complex insurance litigation. Ferris & Salter, P.C., has the technical knowledge and trial skills to secure maximum compensation. We negotiate firmly with insurance companies, and are always willing to take the case to a jury if necessary.
A wrongful death suit must be brought by the personal representative (executor) of the family member’s estate. Certain heirs in the will or under the probate statute may recover for their loss. A wrongful death claim can include:
Contact our Ann Arbor law practice today to arrange a free consultation and claim evaluation. No attorneys fees unless we recover compensation.