Responsive Scottsbluff Wrongful Death Attorney Handles Actions
Advocate advises bereaved Nebraska, Colorado and Wyoming families
When someone dies due to another’s negligence or intentional act, legal relief exists for surviving family members. In Nebraska, Colorado and Wyoming, Monte L. Neilan, Attorney at Law represents estates and loved ones in wrongful death litigation so that they can obtain damages from the liable parties. Our Scottsbluff firm works to secure payment for funeral costs, medical expenses, and wages that the victim would have earned over the course of their life. Mr. Neilan is admitted in all three states and has won favorable wrongful death verdicts and settlements for clients for the past 20 years. He will prepare a detailed case that maximizes the likelihood that plaintiffs will receive the full financial recovery available under law, including compensation for the loss of companionship and household support. Whether your wrongful death matter involves a car crash, a defective product, or another type of tragic loss, we will seek a measure of justice on your behalf.
Accomplished firm obtains compensation after a wrongful death
Monte L. Neilan has a long track record of winning strong results as an advocate for personal injury and wrongful death plaintiffs. No matter what led to the tragic loss, he will advise you of the relevant legal standards. Our firm handles a full range of wrongful death cases, including those arising from:
- Auto accidents — Fatal car crashes, truck accidents, and motorcycle accidents are devastating events that change a victim’s family forever. Our firm manages the relevant insurance issues and pursues litigation where appropriate to secure a measure of justice for loved ones left behind.
- Workplace incidents — Workers’ compensation coverage includes death benefits for the surviving family members of people killed due to a workplace injury or illness. If you are having trouble collecting this payment, our workers’ comp lawyers will fight for your rights.
- Defective products — A poorly made or designed product can have fatal consequences. We have the ability and resources to identify where the problem occurred and hold the negligent manufacturer accountable.
Timeline for filing wrongful death cases in Nebraska
In Nebraska, Colorado and Wyoming, the relevant personal injury laws state that these actions must be filed within two years from the date of death. Though we know how difficult the mourning period can be, you should initiate legal action promptly to help develop a comprehensive case for damages. Our caring firm will guide you carefully through each step.
Contact a dedicated Nebraska wrongful death litigation attorney for a free consultation
Monte L. Neilan, Attorney at Law represents surviving family members and estates in wrongful death actions throughout Nebraska, Colorado and Wyoming. Please call 308-633-3600 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation at our office in Scottsbluff, Nebraska.