Wrongful Death

wrongful death

It is devastating for anyone to lose a family member, but when you have lost a loved one due to the negligence of another party, your grief is overwhelming. When a tragedy such as this could have been prevented, you may be entitled to compensation for your loss.

Obtaining Rightful Compensation for Your Negligent Death Claim

Pignatelli & Associates P.C. helps families through the process of a wrongful death case, and we obtain answers to the profound question of why. Our compassionate attorneys are sensitive to the great loss you have endured, and are dedicated to helping you obtain a just settlement. When a negligent party causes the death of another person, he or she must be held accountable. Our lawyers work with you and your family to build a strong case, and will not settle until you are awarded a fair compensation for your loss.

Wrongful deaths can result from numerous accidents, including:

  • Car accidents
  • Truck accidents
  • Train accidents
  • Bike accidents
  • Pedestrian accidents
  • Workplace accidents
  • Construction accidents
  • Medical negligence
    • Surgical error
    • Failure to diagnose and treat
    • Failure to provide a reasonable course of treatment
    • Improper administration of drugs
    • Medical professional performing beyond his or her qualifications

From our office in Rock Falls, Illinois, Pignatelli & Associates P.C. represents clients in Whiteside County, Lee County, Ogle County, Carroll County, Stephenson County, Rock Island County, and throughout Illinois.

Contact our law firm to schedule a free initial consultation with one of our dedicated attorneys.

Conveniently located in our custom-build large brick building on the corner of Routes 30 and 40, between Community State Bank and Wal-Mart, in Rock Falls, our office operates Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., and evenings/weekends by appointment. Our attorneys can conduct out of office appointments if needed.

Most personal injury cases are taken on contingency. As a service to our clients, we accept credit cards as payments for all other cases.