How Much Is My Wrongful Death Case Worth?
Losing a loved one is a deeply emotional event and the grief and sorrow you are experiencing is immeasurable. If you have lost a family member in an accident in Will County, Illinois, estimating how much you should be compensated might be difficult during this time of mourning. However, soon enough, you could face financial hardships and burdens due to the wrongful death of a loved one. You will need to recover damages.
If you are in this situation, contact us at 866-883-7127 for a free initial consultation. Tell our experienced and compassionate Will County Illinois Wrongful Death attorneys about the circumstances surrounding your case and they evaluate it and present you with options, which may include a rough estimate of the monetary value of the case.
How to Estimate How Much Is My Wrongful Death Case Worth in Will County Illinois
When estimating the worth of a personal injury or a wrongful death case in Will County Illinois, lawyers take into account all that you could be compensated for. This includes:
- Funeral costs
- Medical costs incurred before the death due to the accident, if any
- Loss of financial support
- Pain and suffering of the loved ones
- Pain and suffering of the deceased person incurred before the death due to the accident, if any
Other factors that determine the value include:
- The age of the deceased person at the time of the death
- The deceased health prior to the death
- His or her potential earning capacity