Wrongful Death

Bloomington Wrongful Death Lawyers

Seek Justice with Compassionate Bloomington Attorneys

If you have lost a loved one due to someone else’s negligence, having an attorney guide you through what’s next is highly recommended. You may be able to file a claim against the person or company responsible for their death, and you deserve expert guidance from a credible and compassionate lawyer during this time. Our legal team may be able to help you.

Our law firm specializes in cases where a person experienced life-changing injuries or wrongful death and someone else is at fault. These types of cases require a high-level attorney who cares – someone like JD Haas & Associates, PLLC.

Understanding Your Rights After a Wrongful Death in Bloomington

You may incur various expenses and losses after an accident that causes a wrongful death. Your damages may include funeral expenses, lost income, or emotional pain and suffering. Many variables affect case value, and you can count on our legal team to examine the evidence down to the last detail.

Recoverable Damages: Medical & Funeral Costs

You may be able to recover medical expenses, including ER visits, prescriptions, surgical procedures, and doctor visits prior to death.

Financial Impact: Lost Income and Benefits

You or your family may have experienced significant financial instability or loss due to your loved one’s death. You may have also lost potential benefits or retirement.

Compensation for Emotional Trauma and Pain

You may also qualify to recover for the noneconomic damages you or your family experienced during this difficult time, such as mental and emotional distress, depression, or watching your loved one suffer extensively.

Loss of Companionship: Life After Loss

The deceased can no longer provide a spouse or family member with companionship, parenting, or a relationship that was shared before the accident.

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What to Expect: Wrongful Death Cases

A wrongful death lawyer can help manage every legal aspect of your case. JD Haas & Associates, PLLC will be there for you when you need a steady hand to guide you. Supporting good people through bad circumstances is what we do best, and it shows in our reputation.

Our Process

With proper legal representation, you may have the leverage you need to win your case and receive fair compensation for your losses. If we can take on your wrongful death case, here’s what to expect from our process.

Contact the Insurance Company

A wrongful death lawyer can contact insurance companies, provide documentation, and help you with the legal process.

Acquire Evidence and Case Value

Our team may obtain the following types of evidence to establish liability and the value of your losses:

  • Police report
  • Eyewitness testimony
  • Photographs
  • Video surveillance
  • Medical expenses
  • Expert witnesses

Obtain Expert Witnesses

We may contact medical experts, accident reconstruction experts, or other expert witnesses who can testify about the cause of the accident.

Negotiate a Settlement

We may be able to negotiate a settlement with the liable party’s insurance company by submitting evidence of fault and liability as well as the value of your case.

File a Lawsuit

If we cannot reach a fair settlement with the insurance company, we may file a lawsuit to pursue recovery in court.

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Get Started With a Case Evaluation

If you’re interested in learning more about working with us, please start by requesting a case evaluation. Our legal experts will review the facts of your case to establish who is liable and determine how much the other party contributed to your loved one’s wrongful death. 

You can also reach us at (952) 234-2925. Check out our Service Areas here.

Why Choose JD Haas & Associates PLLC?

  • Compassionate & Reliable Legal Care
    Our commitment to understanding the unique challenges our clients face sets us apart.
  • Trusted & Respected in the Legal Community

    Our legal team is recognized and respected by peers, judges, and the broader legal community. Fellow lawyers routinely refer their friends and families to our firm.

  • Over $10 Million Recovered
    Work with a law firm that has a proven record of success.
  • Over 45 Years of Experience

    With over four decades of experience, JD Haas & Associates brings a wealth of legal knowledge to every case.

  • We Provide Free Consultations
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  • Licensed in Over 10 States
    With licenses extending to over 10 states, JD Haas & Associates is equipped to handle legal matters across a broad geographic scope.

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