When a loved one dies due to someone else’s negligence, it can put an emotional and financial strain on your family. You’re going through one of the most difficult times of your life. At Cofman Townsley, we’ll work hard to hold the parties responsible for your family member’s death accountable for their negligence.

What Our Clients Say

“Cofman Townsley and their staff are like family. They met every need, answered every question, called us after hours, etc. They went above and beyond and made sure that we got our settlement to the fullest amount.” Jill C.

“Cofman Townsley was persistent, professional, and did an excellent job at keeping me informed all the time.”

Ashanti M.

“The Cofman Townsley team was awesome through the entire process.”

Darlana J.

“Cofman Townsley was great at helping me. They were always on time and answered any questions I had. They were very nice and patient with everything.”

ReJeane T.

“The attorneys were very responsive to my needs. Every time I called, someone got right back to me right away. I always knew what was going on because I was kept very informed about my case. I would recommend Cofman Townsley to anyone. I feel that Cofman Townsley did a wonderful job with my case. Everything was done in a professional manner. Everyone is really nice. ”

LaDawn H.

“Cofman Townsley are like family to me. They explain things thoroughly, make sure that I understand, and that I am taken care of. David Nissenholtz and Paula were super to me, and helped me through a long and difficult process where I had years of medical treatment and much stress. They care about people and take time to listen. I would refer my friends and family members to them because I trust they will take good care of them.”

William V.

“Cofman Townsley treats you like family and like you are the only client. They answered all of my questions and took time to make sure I understood. I wouldn’t change to another attorney. They have done a good job for me and I trust them, which is very important. The whole office of people is friendly. They make me feel like I am number one, and they will do the same for you.”

Darlene W.

“Cofman Townsley diligently represented me in my personal injury work comp claim and got me a fair settlement in a timely manner.”

Jeff R.

“It was a great experience. Cofman Townsley handled all the leg work for me. I appreciate all the help.”

Chris S.

“I was very pleased with the way in which my case was handled. I was treated with great respect and care. I have never had to have legal services in my life, so for a first time event this has been very easy. I would like to say that the work ethic and determination of this company was the greatest thing that I will be left with. I thank you all very much!”

Johnny M.

“David did an amazing job with my case and communicating with me. His professionalism and concern with my progress meant a lot to me. I really appreciate everything he and his staff did for me. Thank you all.”

Carey G.

“Cofman Townsley are a great team of lawyers who go out of their way to do the BEST for their clients. They stay on you and get you the largest settlement they can.”

Peggy T.

“I really appreciate what they have done for me. I was treated excellently and if something ever happens again, they would be the first people I would call.”

Amber A.

“They have great attention to detail and [provide] a wonderful level of comfort during tough times.”

Matt C.

“Thank you. You guys were very fast, considerate, and friendly. I really appreciate it.”

Michael S.

Types of Wrongful Death Claims

We handle a variety of wrongful death claims caused by negligence, such as:

  • Auto Accidents
    Drivers who cause fatal accidents while engaged in distracted, careless, or intoxicated driving can be held liable for damages.
  • Truck Accidents
    Truckers and trucking companies can be held accountable for deaths caused by failure to follow industry safety regulations and traffic laws.
  • Medical Malpractice
    Doctors, hospitals, and other healthcare providers can be held responsible for patients’ deaths if they fail to provide a professional standard of care.

At Cofman Townsley, it’s our job to be an advocate for your loved one. So if you’re unsure whether or not you have a case, we’re here to answer your questions.

Protecting Injury Victims

You’re more than a case number to us—you’re a person who is hurting after the loss of a loved one. We’ve been fighting for clients in Missouri and Illinois for more than 40 years, and we want to build a strong claim on your behalf.

If you’re dealing with the death of a spouse or family member, you deserve a legal team focused on personal service. That’s why we do our best to ensure you speak with your lawyer when you have questions about your case. Contact Cofman Townsley today to see how we can help you. Just call (314) 499-1190, or fill out a free initial consultation form.