As a personal injury attorney, you probably have had to deal with the frustrating and time consuming process of wrongful death compromise proceedings in Surrogate’s Court. They are required by statute (EPTL 5-4.6) in order to allocate the proceeds among the distributees in wrongful death cases or in personal injury cases where the plaintiff died.
If you find yourself at the end of your personal injury case and need assistance with navigating through the wrongful death compromise, feel free to give us call. A senior associate at our firm has 15+ experience in this field, having successfully completed dozens of these matters, and would be happy to assist.
Our main offices are located in Central Queens. Clients from all of the five boroughs of New York City rely on our legal expertise on wrongful deaths.