Wrongful Death

The unexpected loss of a loved one can be an incredibly painful experience. It can change your family and cause emotional and financial difficulties of all kinds.

Some fatal accidents or incidents may seem like they could have been prevented. Maybe there were dangerous conditions. Perhaps a driver was not paying attention. Or maybe a doctor didn't do everything he or she should have done.

If you believe your family member died as a result of another person's negligence, you may be able to recover compensation — and gain more of a sense of closure — through a wrongful death lawsuit. This will take the help of an experienced lawyer.

Experienced With Difficult Cases Involving The Loss Of A Loved One

At Bird, Jacobsen & Stevens, we understand how these lawsuits work. If you need an attorney for a wrongful death case in Minnesota or Wisconsin, talk to us. We are compassionate, and we are highly experienced at trial, not just settlement. Our legal team can answer your questions about:

  • Serious car, truck and motorcycle accidents
  • Medical malpractice claims related to problematic surgery, birth injury, emergency medicine and other issues
  • Drunk driving and distracted driving
  • A slip-and-fall case
  • A fatal work injury related to a construction accident or another catastrophic event
  • The statute of limitations that may apply to your case

Every case is different. We will tell you if we don't think it is worthwhile to pursue a claim. We will tell you if a lawsuit is a good idea for you and your family. You won't know unless you seek advice.

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Our firm offers a free, confidential consultation. Our offices are in Rochester, Minnesota. Contact us.