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Fatal Auto Accident Lawyers NY

New York City Car Crash Attorneys Help Survivors File Wrongful Death Claims for Fatal Accidents

Losing a loved one in a fatal auto accident is a life-shattering event. When the accident that caused the death was the result of another’s negligence, the grief may be mixed with anger and a desire to learn what really happened.

If your loved one died in a car crash or other event that could have been caused by negligence, contact the Brooklyn lawyers at Proner & Proner to learn about your legal options and to find out whether you are eligible to file a wrongful death claim in NY. With many years of experience handling cases like yours, we know that obtaining a settlement helps get people through a terrible time. Not only does compensation remove a family’s financial worries, but it also provides a forum where the negligent party feels the consequences of his or her actions. There is no cost or obligation to contact us. Call or fill out the online contact form to schedule your appointment today.

Examples of the Fatal Auto Accident Cases We Handle in New York City

The firm handles wrongful death cases arising from car and other motor vehicle crashes caused by:

  • Drunk driving and driving under the influence of drugs.
  • Violating traffic rules such as speed limits and stop signs.
  • Backing up without checking.
  • Driving too fast for road conditions in bad weather.
  • Driving while using a cell phone or otherwise distracted.
  • Driving in the wrong lane or on the wrong side of the street.

These complicated cases require the plaintiffs to prove that the defendants were driving in a negligent way and knew (or should have known) that the actions were negligent. They require extensive testimony, discovery, and investigation of the facts. Proner & Proner in Brooklyn, NY has the experience, knowledge, and resources needed to build strong wrongful death cases. We employ skilled investigators and other experts who add value and information.

Removing the Anxiety About Legal Action in a New York Wrongful Death Case

In addition to having legal and technical knowledge, the firm’s lawyers are compassionate and caring. The attorneys at Proner & Proner know that a wrongful death claim can make those involved feel somber and stressed. They explain the legal process thoroughly and talk with prospective clients about the pros and cons of taking legal action after the death of a loved one.

Call the Experienced New York Fatal Car Accident Lawyers at Proner & Proner

Do not wait to learn about your rights after the death of a loved one in a New York City car crash. Find out about wrongful death law and eligibility for filing a lawsuit in NYC, the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, or anywhere else in New York. Call or fill out the online contact form to schedule a free consultation.

Attorney Mitchell Proner serves clients throughout New York State and Connecticut. He also handles fatal auto accident cases throughout the United States.

Motor Vehicle Accidents Verdicts & Settlements

Proner & Proner’s experienced car accident attorneys win big verdicts and settlements for seriously injured clients. In some cases, clients have won millions of dollars in compensation. Some of our major cases are listed below.

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Road Rage Incident

Mitchell Proner spoke in support of NYC motorcycle riders and called on NY lawmakers and police not to overreact to a highly publicized road rage incident or to let that incident cast all motorcyclists in a bad light.

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Hit and Run

Attorney Mitchell Proner was on hand when the motorist accused of hitting a female jogger on a road in Central Islip appeared in a New York courtroom to answer charges of leaving the scene of a fatal accident.

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Ferry Disaster

Attorney Mitchell Proner, an expert on maritime law, spoke about the similarities between the Costa Concordia ferry disaster and the recent Indonesian ferry accident that killed at least 24 people.