Negligent acts account
for 500,000 deaths each year. Hamill Law Offices is committed to
the protection of all victims of wrongdoing resulting in wrongful
death. Surviving families: spouses and children depend on the income
that a premature death deprives them of in addition to the loss
of love and companionship.
We Will Review your case for free - If we
accept your case submission, we will give you our opinion usually
within a short time period, of the merits of your case. If we cannot
help you, there is NO FEE.
The first crucial step is to preserve
the evidence and conduct an immediate investigation to secure the
liability phase of the claim. We will do that for you. You will
also need to have a probate representative appointed to obtain the
records so it is important to contact your attorney at the earliest
possible stage so that crucial records are obtained and secured.
We will also do that for you.
Death Statute MGL 229 s 2
"Section 2. A person who (1) by his negligence
causes the death of a person, or (2) by willful, wanton or reckless
act causes the death of a person...........shall be liable in damages
in the amount of: (1) the fair monetary value of the decedent
to the persons entitled to receive the damages recovered, as
provided in section one, including but not limited to compensation
for the loss of the reasonably expected net income, services,
protection, care, assistance, society, companionship, comfort, guidance,
counsel, and advice of the decedent to the persons entitled
to the damages recovered; (2) the reasonable funeral and burial
expenses of the decedent; (3) punitive damages in an
amount of not less than five thousand dollars in such case as the
decedents death was caused by the malicious, willful, wanton
or reckless conduct of the defendant or by the gross negligence
of the defendant; ....."
Contingency Fee Contract - All of our Medical
cases are taken on a Contingent fee basis. That means you pay no
fee or costs unless/untill we win your case for you.
Our clients have successfully collected
tens of millions of dollars in verdicts
and settlements for injuries caused by medical negligence.
If you have been injured by a Doctors Negligence, please contact
us for a free case evaluation.
One of our clients settled a birth injury claim for $7,000,000.