Proven Brooklyn Wrongful Death Attorneys

Automobile Accidents | Truck Accidents | Motorcycle Crashes | Construction Site Accidents | Medical Malpractice | Slips, Trips and Falls | Workplace Accidents

Accident LawyerYour loved one has died in an accident in Brooklyn—maybe it was the fault of a careless motorist, or maybe a fall at a high-rise construction project. You know that you need legal counsel to protect your rights and that you need to act quickly, so that evidence doesn’t get lost and memories don’t fade. But it’s hard—there’s an emptiness every day. At the law office of Jacob Oresky, we understand. For more than 25 years, we’ve dedicated our practice to helping accident victims and their families in Brooklyn and across the New York City metropolitan area who have been hurt through no fault of their own. In fact, over the last two and a half decades, we have recovered more than $250 million in settlements and verdicts for our clients, keeping us regularly on the New York Law Journal’s annual “Top Settlements in New York” list.

Effective, Compassionate and Thorough Wrongful Death Counsel in Brooklyn

When you need to file an accidental or wrongful death claim, you want someone who’s handled those types of lawsuits in the past, who has a proven ability to get positive results. Here are some the wrongful death claims we’ve successfully litigated.

  • $5 million for the family to a pedestrian killed in a school bus accident
  • $3 million to the survivors of a construction worker who died in a work-related fall
  • $2.2 million for the family of a construction worker who fell from a scaffold
  • $1.2 million for the survivors of a man killed in a hit and run accident


Our experience and success, however, are not limited to wrongful death claims. We have secured many other multi-million dollar recoveries for our clients. For a representative list, see our case results page. To arrange a free initial consultation with experienced Brooklyn accidental and wrongful death lawyer Jacob Oresky, contact our office online or call us at (718) 993-9999.

We conduct an exhaustive investigation of your case in order to help achieve the best possible outcome. This will include interviewing witnesses, photographing the scene of the accident, and performing what’s necessary. If the case proceeds to trial we will be prepared to bring in medical experts, accident reconstruction engineers, economists and whatever witnesses that we feel will help maximize your recovery.

We will seek damages for any and all losses caused by the death of your loved one, from financial support or income to loss of companionship, consortium or guidance. We will also pursue compensation for any physical pain or suffering, or any unpaid medical expenses, incurred by your loved one as a result of the accident, as well as all funeral and burial expenses.

We take wrongful death claims stemming from motor vehicle accidents, construction site accidents, slips and falls, workplace accidents and medical malpractice.

Contact Jacob Oresky—Experienced Brooklyn Wrongful Death Attorney

For a free case evaluation, contact us online or call our office at (718) 993-9999. Our phones are answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

We handle all wrongful death claims on a contingency basis. You won’t incur any attorney fees unless we get compensation for your losses.

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