Even the rich and famous can be victims of wrongful death.
It is never easy to lose a loved one due to the negligence of another--especially if that person was also the breadwinner of the family. The dependents of the deceased suffer emotionally from the loss of their beloved family member but may also lose their way-of-life as well. When a successful business person's high earnings or large salary are gone the family can lose the little luxuries to which they have grown accustomed. Homes, cars, valuable belongings, experiences and college educations can all disappear quickly. The family members have not only lost their beloved but also their lifestyle.
In such cases the family would be well advised to seek the assistance of a wrongful death attorney that frequently handles cases involving affluent / wealthy individuals. Working with a qualified expert the attorney can properly calculate the projected lost earnings of the deceased and attempt to seek proper financial compensation from the responsible party.
Our firm has experience handling wrongful death cases involving business owners, executives and other affluent individuals.