Chicago Wrongful Death Attorneys

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Wrongful Death | Chicago Injury Lawyer

At Drake & Collopy, P.C., our Chicago personal injury attorneys have over three decades of combined experience. We help grieving families achieve the restitution they deserve for the wrongful death of their loved one. If your family member has died due to the careless or reckless acts of another, our skilled lawyers are prepared to provide the unwavering advocacy you deserve during this time.


Your family deserves to obtain just compensation!
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Dealing with the unexpected death of a loved one is always difficult. When that death is caused by the wrongful or negligent conduct of another, it can be exceedingly disheartening. Whether your family member's death was the result of a motor vehicle accident, construction accident, medical malpractice, or a defective product, losing them through the actions of a third party is heart wrenching.

Helping You Hold Responsible Parties Accountable

Once you have experienced the sudden loss of a loved one, your family is forever changed. The dreams and the goals you once shared are now shattered, leaving you to pick up the pieces alone. If the family member was a significant financial provider, the economic stability of the family may be threatened. While no amount of monetary compensation will replace the loss of your loved one, we can deliver the assertive representation required for you to garner reimbursement for all the damages incurred by your family.


You can file a wrongful death claim to seek damages for:

  • Medical and hospital bills
  • Funeral and burial expenses
  • Lost wages, including future income that would have been earned
  • Costs to repair or replace damaged property, such as in an auto accident
  • Family's pain and suffering
  • Pain and suffering the deceased endured prior to death
  • Loss of care, companionship, and consortium

When you call on our firm for guidance, you can rest assured knowing we will be there for you every step of the way. Our legal team is 100% devoted to caring for the needs of our clients.

Call Today to Begin Your Family's Road to Recovery

Since our firm's founding in 1996, we have been committed to going the extra mile for our clients. This includes offering our Legal Concierge Servicesâ„  free of charge to help you deal with the logistical aftermath of losing a loved one. We also recognize that the wrongful death of a family member may bring about an unexpected financial hardship. At Drake & Collopy, P.C., we operate on a contingent basis.

We receive no attorneys' fee unless we obtain compensation for you and your family.

As your dedicated advocates, we have made it our mission to providing the highest levels of compassion, professionalism, and integrity you need to get through this difficult time. Our supportive Chicago wrongful death attorneys are ready to help you take the first step towards your family's recovery.

Illinois state law imposes a two-year statute of limitations on wrongful death claims. Don't miss your window of time fill out a complimentary case evaluation today.