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Wrongful Death

"Wrongful Death" cases are those in which an accident victim or a medical malpractice victim dies as a result of negligence. Pegalis & Erickson, LLC has many years of experience representing the estates and the families of victims of negligence that caused death. Please do not hesitate to contact us for a free legal consultation if your friend or loved one has tragically passed away so we can advise you in a timely manner. In New York State, there are time limitations for when one can file a lawsuit for wrongful death.

Here are our results of different types of wrongful death cases that were successfully resolved by Pegalis & Erickson, LLC:

  • $19 million verdict for death of a woman who bled to death after a Cesarean-section in Suffolk County, NY

  • $15.1 million verdict for the death of a 38 year-old woman due to a failure to timely interpret and act on PAP smear data, resulting in a delay in diagnosis of cervical cancer in Nassau County, NY

  • $5.75 million dollars settlement for the wife and children of a Queens County man whose death was a result of a failure to diagnose and treat his abdominal aortic aneurysm.

  • 5.175 million dollars for the wrongful death of a first-time mom in Nassau County, NY, whose doctors failed to diagnose a blood clot in her lungs, shortly after she was discharged from the hospital.

  • $2.5 million dollars settlement to the family of a 42 year old Bronx, NY man whose death resulted from an undiagnosed descending aortic aneurysm.

  • $2 million dollar settlement to the family of a woman who died after doctors failed to perform a needled aspirations of palpable breast lesions.

  • $700,000 dollar settlement to a woman's family after she died due to a landlords' negligent maintenance of electrical wiring in an apartment building.

 

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