Wrongful Death

wrongful-death-servicesWrongful Death – No matter who the loved one is, there is nothing worse than having that person taken away. Living with the loss can be a minute by minute struggle. How do you handle the “business” of such a loss? It seems to be impossible and yet some things must be taken care of.

Over the years we have helped many people in this situation. You need to deal with the grief and loss – not just for yourself, but maybe also for family members. The last thing you need is to wrangle with legal issues. This may be the most difficult and emotional time you have ever been through.

We understand that nothing can replace your loss. What we can do is help balance the scales so that this injustice does not define your life and the lives of your family going forward. Maybe that means not being left with debt, or having the ability to access funds that can help with things like college or retirement in the future. But as important as anything, it means achieving a level of closure.

Our job is to protect you and take care of your legal needs so that you can focus on dealing with your loss and planning for the future. Even in a claim for the loss of a loved one, the insurance company’s primary job is purely financial: to look out for their own interests — their financial bottom line. We will make sure you are taken care of and that no one takes advantage of you.

  • The lawyer I had, Pat Reece, was great to work with. He was very knowledgeable and kept me informed throughout the entire process of my lawsuit.He was well able to keep me educated and I was well prepared for all of my hearings. I was able to call or email as necessary when I needed to have questio... Read More
  • I was referred to Roy by my employer to help get Progressive to pay for my totaled vehicle. The issue was that the insurance company never got back to me for an entire month after the accident, but one letter from Roy and I had the insurance company paying for my vehicle within a week of them receiv... Read More
  • This was my first experience working with an attorney, and I only have positive things to say about Pat Reece, and all of the staff at Heiling Dwyer Attorneys. The communication was very clear, and the paperwork was easy to understand. Pat went out of his way to ensure a positive outcome for my case... Read More
  • Hiring Roy Fernandez to represent me after a car accident was the best choice I could have made. He and his assistant Gretchen was a lifesaver in what was a very stressful and overwhelming time. It allowed me to focus on doctors' appointments rather than the never-ending phone calls and inquiries ... Read More
  • Jim and his staff are very professional and are very knowledgeable. We had never before found ourselves in a position with an insurance company that miserably failed to provide timely answers or take responsibility for a collision their insured admitted to causing. We were unable to get answers for ... Read More

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Contact us and together we’ll help you determine whether you have a case and whether we are the right firm to represent you. If not, we will be happy to give our best guidance for you to get the job done without us.