Can I Make a Medical Malpractice Claim for a Deceased Relative?

In our years of experience at Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen, we’ve had many people inquire: Can I bring forward a medical malpractice claim on behalf of a deceased relative for my pain and suffering? While the simple answer is “yes,” there are several guidelines and restrictions to keep in mind before considering a medical malpractice claim on behalf of a deceased relative.