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Medical mistakes can be devastating, but when they result in the loss of a life, they are most tragic of all. Doctors and hospitals won’t admit their mistakes, but Fieger Law will find out what happened to your loved one and why, and we will get you the justice you deserve.

If your family member was the victim of wrongful death due to a medical mistake, you may be entitled to damages including:

  • Lost wages that would have been earned by the deceased
  • Loss of companionship
  • Savings of the deceased
  • Dependency on the deceased
  • Medical costs
  • Funeral costs

Wrongful Death Cases – We Fight. We Win.

Our award-winning Michigan lawyers have helped clients across the country who have suffered from medical mistakes. In 2015, we secured $21 million for the family of a woman who went to the hospital complaining of jaw pain, and was put through a completely unnecessary brain surgery that led to her death.

Doctors had to be sued for the truth to come out:

They had operated on the wrong patient.

Our medical malpractice verdicts have set records in the state of Michigan and throughout the United States. We know money will never bring your loved one back, but it can lessen the financial burden for grieving families while providing the closure they need to heal. More than that, it can show hospitals and doctors that medical errors will not be tolerated.

We have secured more than 165 million-dollar verdicts and settlements for our clients, and we will fight for you.

Why Fieger Law?

Fieger Law is known nationwide as a premiere medical malpractice law firm. Our lawyers are among the best in the nation when it comes to trying—and winning—wrongful death medical malpractice cases.

Geoffrey Fieger and his team of expert lawyers of Fieger Law have decades of combined experience fighting wrongful death lawsuits. Many Fieger Law attorneys have worked for insurance companies and hospitals, and know all too well the tactics they use to deny responsibility.


Wrongful death occurs when someone loses their life due to the negligence or misconduct of another person or through use of a faulty product, such as an automobile. In the case of medical malpractice, it can be through the carelessness of a doctor, nurse, hospital, anesthesiologist, or other medical professional. Unfortunately, it happens all too often.

Medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the U.S., according to a 2016 paper published by Johns Hopkins University researchers. There is no excuse for this, and the lawyers at Fieger Law are committed to seeking justice for wrongful death victims.

We have seen it more times that we’d like to say: Patients who seek medical help only to become victims of someone’s irreversible wrongdoing. It shouldn’t have happened to you, and it shouldn’t happen again.

Fieger Law: Nationally Recognized Wrongful Death Lawyers—Fighting For You

Call a wrongful death lawyer who cares. For over 30 years, the nationally-recognized attorneys at Fieger Law have fought for victims’ rights. Contact Michigan’s top law firm specializing in wrongful death cases today for a free consultation.

Call 1-800-A-WINNER or tell us about your case using our online form. We will provide you with a free case review to get you the answers you need.

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