These types of cases are very unique and it is hard to say exactly how long they could take. Wrongful death cases can take anywhere from a few months, to several years. There are many factors that can influence the amount of time they might take, and we would want to ensure that we have thoroughly investigated your case. Even if your case does not go to trial, settling your case can take time.
Depending on the specifics of the case, attorneys might have to look into driving records, cell phone records, surveillance videos, etc in order to gather all information to prove that the defendant was liable for your family member’s death.