What should I look for in hiring an attorney to represent me in my New York wrongful death case?

Well, you should look for an attorney who has experience with wrongful death cases, who knows how damages are calculated, who has worked with experts, economists in the past, who can calculate future expected earnings, and life spans, and worklife expectancies. These are factors that are important for the lawyer to know and be familiar with in order to recover the most possible in a wrongful death case.