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Wrongful Death Claims

Put into its simplest terms, a wrongful death claim involves the death of a loved one caused by the fault of another. In cases where a drunk driver, negligent medical professional, or irresponsible employer caused the death of your loved one, you may be able to pursue a civil action by filing a wrongful death claim.

During this action, you can pursue financial compensation such as the following:

  • Medical expenses
  • Funeral expenses
  • Loss of the decedent’s income
  • Mental pain and suffering
  • Loss of companionship
  • Loss of protection

In the wake of a fatal accident, we encourage you to contact Pennekamp Law as soon as possible. We can help to analyze your situation to determine whether or not you have grounds to pursue a wrongful death claim, and we can help you to understand all of your legal options.

With more than 55 years of combined experience, the wrongful death attorneys at Pennekamp Law are dedicated to protecting your legal rights and your financial future. You can trust that we will aggressively pursue the legal remedies that you deserve. We can help with wrongful death cases involving the following:

  • Car accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • 18-Wheeler accidents
  • Maritime accidents
  • Diving accidents
  • Medical malpractice
  • Cruise ship injuries


At Pennekamp Law, we know the death of family and friends is one of the most difficult things that you will ever have to face in your lifetime-regardless of the exact circumstances surrounding the case. However, the anguish is only greater in cases where the death could have been avoided had a third party chosen to not behave in a manner that was negligent, reckless, or simply irresponsible.

If you have lost a loved one, we encourage you to contact Pennekamp Law as soon as possible. By calling us today, you can take advantage of our free case evaluation where we can review your current situation.


  • We offer free case consultations for our clients
  • We have recovered multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts for our clients
  • We won one of Florida’s largest personal injury settlements
  • Our clients do not need to pay unless we secure a recovery for them
  • Our clients and our local community are our top priority
  • Our clients are treated as family with the utmost respect

To learn more about how to file a Wrongful Death injury claim, please call us at (305) 998-5595 or simply submit your case below, and one of our Team Members will be with you shortly. All our Team Members are waiting for your call, and are available to speak with you in either English or Spanish.

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An attorney will meet with you to hear your case, discuss your options, and help you with you next steps in moving your case forward.


Enter your contact information below and provide us with a brief summary of How you were injured so we can know how to better handle your case. Once we hear from you, one of our qualified team members will contact you within 24 hours to schedule your free consultation with one of our award winning attorneys. It is really that simple.