Wrongful Deaths

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Peters Law Firm represents Council Bluffs families in the case of wrongful death. Since 1985, we have served individuals, families, and businesses in Council Bluffs and Southwest Iowa with compassion, dignity, and a laser-focus on client service.

Wrongful Death Cases in Council Bluffs & Southwest Iowa

Losing a loved one is devastating, and even more so when it was due to negligent actions by others. In many cases, the families of a wrongful death victim in Council Bluffs can bring civil action against the parties at fault. In cases where an individual or institution is not found criminally responsible for the death of that individual, they can still be held civilly liable by way of a wrongful death claim. A qualified lawyer in Council Bluffs can help you navigate and manage the complexity of these wrongful death cases.

You’re never prepared for the death of a loved one, and even less so in the case of wrongful death. The experience can be life‐altering, and finding an attorney during such a difficult time can be challenging. If one of your loved ones was the victim of wrongful death, seek the aid of the wrongful death attorneys of Peters Law Firm. Our wrongful death attorneys are diligent, professional, and qualified to handle your case.

Contact our wrongful death attorneys for assistance by calling (712) 318-3677 today.

Damages You Can Claim in a Wrongful Death Case

No amount of compensation can make up for losing a loved one. However, with help from Peters Law Firm, you can claim monetary damages to help cover the costs associated with your loved one’s death, including:

  • The deceased person’s medical bills
  • Funeral & burial expenses
  • Property damage
  • Lost wages that the person would have earned had their death not occurred
  • Pain & suffering that the person endured at the time of injury & death
  • Services, care, protection & assistance the person provided the family before their death
  • Lost care, companionship, guidance & comfort resulting in lower quality of life
  • Other intangible distress of losing a loved one

The specific damages available from a wrongful death case depend on the exact nature of the incident and who is filing the claim. Call Peters Law Firm today at (712) 318-3677 to begin the filing process.

Wrongful Death Attorneys Serving Council Bluffs & Southwest Iowa

Our wrongful death attorneys have faithfully served Southwest Iowa and Eastern Nebraska residents at the times when they’ve needed us most. The goal of our wrongful death attorneys in Council Bluffs is to bring justice to those who have lost a family member due to the negligence of a company or individual.

Our compassionate lawyers represent families in Council Bluffs with a laser-focus on client service. Our lawyers are skilled in litigation as well as arbitration and will always work to ensure the optimum outcome for you, the client.

Allow our wrongful death lawyers in Council Bluffs and the Southwest Iowa area to assist you and your family at this difficult time – call us at (712) 318-3677.

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Peters Law Firm Has You and Your Family Covered in Council Bluffs

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Peters Law Firm’s lawyers in Council Bluffs and throughout Southwest Iowa have been serving families with dignity, compassion and client loyalty since 1895. After over a century of serving residents and business in Council Bluffs and throughout Southwest Iowa, we‘re confident in our skills to represent your best interest in a range of legal matters. Give us a call in Council Bluffs for additional information.

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