Overview

If a person is killed because of the wrongful conduct of a person or persons, the decedent's heirs and other beneficiaries may file a wrongful death action against those responsible.

At W. Morris Taylor, P.C., our lawyers understand that nothing can replace the loss of loved one. But if you lost someone due to another person’s negligence, carelessness, or recklessness, or if a wrongful death was caused by a defective product, defective design, or failure to warn, then our St. Louis wrongful death attorneys can help you get the recovery you deserve.

We feature attorney W. Morris Taylor, who is certified in civil trial advocacy and civil pretrial practice advocacy by the National Board of Legal Specialty Certification - An American Bar Association Accredited Organization, and has over 42 years of trial experience, including assisting the seriously injured, and families who have lost someone to a wrongful death, obtain the compensation they deserve.

Wrongful death can occur from virtually any activity or product. Some of the more frequent causes of wrongful death include the following:

For assistance with your legal matter, we invite you to call on our trial attorneys to ascertain how the law firm of W. Morris Taylor, P.C., can put over 80 combined years of legal experience to work for you, call us at (314) 725-7000, or contact us online. Discover how we earned our reputation for excellence and our track record of success.

Representative Cases

legal malpracticeCase Type: Legal Malpractice
award amountDamages: $15 million; Settlement: Confidential
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legal malpracticeCase Type: Legal Negligence
award amountSettlement: $6.8 million
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personal injuryCase Type: Personal Injury
award amountSettlement: $3.25 million
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wrongful deathCase Type: Wrongful Death
award amountSettlement: Confidential
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wrongful deathCase Type: Wrongful Death
award amountSettlement: $1.3 million
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personal injuryCase Type: Personal Injury
award amountVerdict: $500,000; Medical: $39,000
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wrongful deathCase Type: Wrongful Death
award amountSettlement: $565,000
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