Wrongful Death

St. Louis, Missouri Wrongful Death Attorney

When the negligent or wrongful conduct of another person or entity results in the death of a loved one, where do you turn? Families throughout St. Louis, Missouri turn to us for the legal support and personalized services they need in the aftermath of such a tragedy. If your family has lost someone in a trucking accident, due to medical negligence, on a construction site or due to any other act of negligence, we extend our deepest condolences and hope that there is something we can do to answer your questions, relieve your pain and try to keep this tragedy from happening to someone else.

Unfortunately the perpetrators of such acts generally only stand up, take notice and change their ways when they are about to be judged by a jury of your peers and the result will affect them monetarily. Due to wrongful death statutes in Missouri, time is of the essence. We encourage you to contact us at your earliest convenience to arrange your complimentary case evaluation. We handle wrongful death cases on contingency. Essentially, we only charge attorney's fees unless you obtain money through a settlement or jury award. It costs you nothing to for us to accept your case.

If you have experienced a loss, turn to the Law Offices of Gretchen Myers.

As a compassionate person, Gretchen understands the emotions you are experiencing at this time. On any given day, you may feel sad, angry and confused. You may want to know your legal options. And, like many people who have gone through similar losses, you want the memory of your loved one to be respected and honored. As an experienced trial attorney, Gretchen meets your concerns with great care. She can inform you of your legal rights and options. She can also seek the maximum compensation you are entitled to under our state's wrongful death laws. The compassionate and vigorous representation found at our law firm has helped many families obtain closure and peace.

Gretchen handles wrongful death claims arising from:

At every stage of your claim, she will be mindful of how the accident has impacted the family. Gretchen often has to ask tough questions, but she also does this so twelve strangers do not have to do this in a courtroom. Together, we will honor your loved one's life, seek compensation for your loss and hold negligent people accountable for their harmful actions.

No amount of money will replace nor reverse your loss. We will not attempt to make you think it will. With a settlement or through a verdict, closure can be obtained, and your family can deal with the financial losses suffered. As a surviving family member, you may be entitled to compensation for the following:

  • Any pain and suffering experienced prior to death
  • Funeral and burial expenses
  • Loss of future wages and benefits
  • Loss of companionship, comfort, care and guidance
  • Medical expenses prior to death
  • Monetary and non-monetary support

Call The Law Offices of Gretchen Myers, P.C. today at (314) 621-5454 and schedule your complimentary case evaluation.

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