Wrongful Death

When another person's carelessness or recklessness results in the death of a loved one, the feelings of grief, confusion and anger may be unbearable. While seeking financial compensation through a wrongful death lawsuit will not make up for the loss you have experienced, bringing the negligent party to justice may be an important step in obtaining closure and financial stability.

At Michael Schultz Law Firm in Minneapolis, we provide compassionate and competent legal counsel to family members of wrongful death victims. With more than 25 years of experience in personal injury and workers' compensation, attorney Michael Schultz will help you obtain the financial compensation you need following a loved one's death.

You have only three years from the date of your loved one's death to file a wrongful death lawsuit. To discuss your case with Michael Schultz in a free consultation, call 612-412-4916 or 800-557-6905.

Filing A Wrongful Death Lawsuit In Minnesota

Whether your loved one was killed in a car accident, truck accident or another fatal accident, you have a right to pursue damages if his or her death was caused by the negligence of another. Under Minnesota law, spouses and children of the decedent have the right to make claims for economic and noneconomic damages, including lost wages and funeral and burial costs, as well as loss of love, society and emotional support.

Though the last thing you may want to do after your loved one's death is call a lawyer, it is important to involve an experienced Minneapolis wrongful death attorney in your case as soon as possible. Memories fade and evidence may be lost or tampered with. Michael Schultz will take swift action to investigate the accident and recover evidence that is crucial to building a strong case.

If your loved one's death occurred at work or because of an occupational illness, you may be entitled to file a death claim to obtain workers' compensation dependent benefits. Michael Schultz will help you pursue your wrongful death claim, and he will also ensure that you receive the workers' compensation benefits you are entitled to.

Contact A St. Paul Fatal Accident Attorney For A Free Consultation

To schedule a free consultation with Michael Schultz, call 612-412-4916 or 800-557-6905. You may also contact us online. You pay no fee unless we recover compensation for you. In-home and office appointments are available. Our office is located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota, at the corner of 12th Street and Marquette Avenue.

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