Wrongful Death

There is, perhaps, no greater tragedy than to lose a loved one in an accident due to the negligence of another. Surviving family members have the ability to seek compensation for the income and other contributions that were lost when your loved one passed away. While your thoughts may not turn immediately to the legal implications of your loved one’s death, it is important to have a strong advocate on your side who can protect your interests.

At New, Taylor & Associates in Beckley, WV, we have helped many families who are dealing with the grief and shock of losing a family member. We work tirelessly to hold the responsible parties accountable for your loss. We have experience in all types of wrongful death claims including fatal car crashes, tractor trailer accidents, and workplace accidents.

Looking Out for You and Your Family

Attorney Stephen New has lived and worked in West Virginia his entire life. He has been practicing law for more than 10 years. You can count on him to pursue every legal option available to obtain the settlement you deserve. We know that no amount of money can ever replace the loss of a loved one, but we hope we can help you pick up the pieces of your life and start to move forward again.

Surviving family members are entitled to seek the following types of damages in a wrongful death claim:

  • Funeral expenses
  • Hospital expenses
  • Lost earnings
  • Household services
  • Companionship

Schedule Your Free Initial Consultation

Contact our office today to discuss your wrongful death case with a lawyer. We are available to meet anytime and anywhere it is convenient for you. We take all cases on a contingency fee basis, so you do not pay anything unless we win compensation for you. You can reach us by phone at (800) 208-9169 or via email.

Opioid Claims for Addicted Babies

If you or a loved one were affected by the opioid epidemic and gave birth to a child dependent on opioids that were prescribed to the mother, please contact us at (304) 250-6017.

Zantac® Claims in Beckley, WV

Have you taken prescription or over-the-counter Zantac® and were later diagnosed with cancer? Call New, Taylor & Associates today. We will work with you to file a lawsuit and hold the responsible party accountable for their actions.