Wrongful Death

Wrongful Death

Kansas City Wrongful Death Attorneys Secure Financial Recovery in Your Case

Receive Compensation After an Accident

We understand the devastation and grief you are facing. At Schmitt Law Firm, LLC, our Kansas City wrongful death attorneys bring over 75 years of combined legal experience and trial prowess to your wrongful death claim in Missouri or Kansas. Our top priority is to hold those who were careless or negligent accountable, seeking to obtain the full damages you are entitled to as a result of this devastating loss. Certainly, financial compensation can never replace a loved one. However, the costs associated with a death can be substantial, even catastrophic.

Our wrongful death attorneys serving Kansas City work to help surviving family members recover full and fair monetary damages, helping you to cope, gain closure and avoid financial disaster after your loved one has been killed in an accident.

How Can Our Kansas City Wrongful Death Attorneys Help You?

Our wrongful death attorneys in Kansas City will help you secure compensation for:

  • Funeral/burial costs
  • Income loss
  • Medical expenses
  • Loss of companionship
  • Pain and suffering of the deceased

It takes strong legal work to establish the full value of each possible recovery listed above. Our trial lawyers are some of the best wrongful death attorneys in Kansas City, and we will fight to maximize the compensation you deserve after a fatal accident.

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Cases Our Wrongful Death Attorneys in Kansas City Know Well

Negligence can occur in almost any situation. Our wrongful death attorneys serving Kansas City represent families in lawsuits involving:

Having to endure economic hardship on top of grief is simply unacceptable. Families of loved ones who have lost their lives due to the negligent or reckless act of another individual/party deserve top-tier wrongful death attorneys in Kansas City who are compassionate and dedicated to holding negligent parties accountable.

Who Can File A Wrongful Death Claim?

Generally speaking, an immediate family member, such as a spouse, parent, or child may file a wrongful death claim. In situations where the victim had no immediate family, an extended family member may be entitled to damages.

There are also statutes of limitations in wrongful death claims in Kansas and Missouri, which limit the amount of time surviving family members have to file a claim. At Schmitt Law Firm, LLC, our Kansas City wrongful death attorneys fight vigorously on behalf of families who have lost a loved one, working to recover both economic and noneconomic losses.

The sooner you contact our law firm, the sooner our Kansas City wrongful death attorneys can go to work for you. Please call us in Kansas City at 816-400-1000 or email us to schedule a free consultation with an attorney.

We handle all upfront legal costs and only charge attorney’s fees if we secure a positive result in your case.

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