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Chicago Wrongful Death Attorney

Representing Grieving Families Throughout Illinois

If you lost a loved one in a serious accident in Chicago, the first step toward a successful case is requesting the advice and assistance of one of Power Rogers & Smith's attorneys. At Power Rogers & Smith, L.L.P., we understand the nuances of challenging personal injury cases and we're prepared to advocate for your rights with strength and confidence. Giving our clients the representation they deserve after a devastating loss matters to us.

Wrongful Death Resources

Wrongful death can be a very complex area of law. We have various resources so that interested parties can familiarize themselves with the law in Illinois and learn what they can do if they believe they have a wrongful death claim.

Types of Wrongful Death Cases We Handle

Our experience includes a broad range of wrongful death cases, including:

History of Case Success

If your family has lost a loved one in a case involving negligence, recklessness, or misconduct, you may be entitled to compensation. While this might be the furthest thing from your mind at this time, the fact remains that you could be looking at expenses and financial troubles. The best thing you can do to protect your future is to speak with experienced Chicago wrongful death lawyers who can provide the counsel and advice necessary to help you move forward, protect your rights, and care for your family in the midst of this difficult situation.

Should you choose to retain our law firm for your wrongful death claim, there is no fee unless we win, which alleviates the financial burden that stops many individuals from seeking the justice they deserve.

Schedule a free consultation with our legal team. Contact Power Rogers & Smith, L.L.P. today at (312) 313-0202.

  • Experience

    Since 1993 when we first opened the doors of our law practice, Power Rogers & Smith has handled some of the largest personal injury cases for plaintiffs in the state of Illinois – and won. With our experience, we aren’t afraid to stand up to large corporations and insurance companies in court.

  • Success

    Power Rogers & Smith has won more than $4 billion in verdicts and settlements for its clients – that’s $800 million more than our closest competitor since 2000. These results include many record-setting and regulation-changing outcomes as well, including a $100 million settlement for victims of a trucking accident – Illinois’ largest injury award to a single family.

  • Contingency Fee

    Victims of tragic and life-altering accidents are suffering – physically, emotionally, and financially. We take the financial burden off victims by working on a contingent fee. This means that you do not pay unless/until we secure a financial recovery for you. You focus on healing. We’ll take care of the rest.

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Questions About Wrongful Death Cases

  • What is Considered “Wrongful Death”

    A: A wrongful death case is a tragic event when a loved one dies due to someone else's wrongful negligence.

  • Is a Wrongful Death Case a Criminal Case?

    A: No. A wrongful death case is allows the plaintiff to obtain money damages from those responsible for the death of a loved one.

  • What Kind of Attorney do I Need?

    A: Wrongful death cases can be complex and difficult to navigate. It’s imperative that you seek out a skilled attorney who specializes in this area of law.