Understanding the legal aspects of a wrongful death case can be difficult. FindLaw provides a clear and concise resource to better understand the most important elements of a wrongful death suit, and the damages your family may be owed.
The laws in Illinois are constantly changing, so it is important to consult with an attorney before determining whether or not you and your family may have a case, but this resource provides information regarding the current laws and statutes that govern wrongful death suits in Illinois.
This PDF provided by the state of Illinois outlines specifically the aspects used to calculate damages in a wrongful death case. This PDF is merely a guideline, and working with an attorney will ensure the best possible outcome for your case.
The Illinois State Bar Association keeps an ongoing inventory of recent articles regarding wrongful death cases including pursuing claims for grief and other complex legal issues.
Learn more about the basic information regarding wrongful death suits such as statute of limitations guidelines and who qualifies as a beneficiary.
The Cook County Circuit Court provides useful information regarding the wrongful death claim process that can be a useful guide for those considering filing a case.