Wrongful Death Attorney

Wrongful death attorney for families in western Massachusetts

Serving Springfield, Northampton, Amherst and all of western Massachusetts

When the unthinkable happens and someone’s negligent or intentional conduct causes a death, wrongful death attorney Robert H. Astor helps hold the responsible party accountable.

Over the last 40+ years, the Law Offices of Robert H. Astor has handled wrongful death actions in a sensitive, yet professional manner. We apply the rigorous standards we use in pursuing all personal injury claims to our wrongful death cases. We also understand the complexities of wrongful death statutes and how best to investigate and litigate claims for families who have lost loved ones due to someone else’s carelessness.

Wrongful death damages can include the following:

  • Economic damages, including lost future earnings
  • Non-economic damages, including loss of enjoyment of life
  • Funeral and burial expenses
  • Medical expenses
  • Pain and suffering
  • Punitive damages

Any type of personal injury accident that is fatal can be the basis of a wrongful death claim, including:

  • Three-wheeler, four-wheeler, and ATV accidents
  • Injuries from defective products, equipment, and drugs
  • Recreational accidents
  • Fires or explosions
  • Drowning
  • Electrocution
  • Defective product injuries and product liability
  • Chemical exposure
  • Elevator or escalator accidents
  • Amusement park and water park accidents
  • Slip-and-fall accidents
  • Food poisoning

See the difference 40+ years of experience can make

If something you hold dear is at stake, you owe it to yourself to permit the Law Offices of Robert H. Astor to assess your options. For personal injury and medical malpractice clients, we offer a free initial consultation and charge you no attorney’s fees unless we recover money for you.

From our offices in Springfield and Northampton, we proudly represent wrongful death clients in all western Massachusetts communities. Contact us online or by calling 413-781-1144 or 413-584-4348.

We help when you need it most