ASSUMPTION PARISH PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY
A personal injury claim may be justified in Louisiana if he or she was hurt in the following situations:
- Auto, Truck, Motorcycle and Bicycle accidents
- Maritime or boat accident
- Slip and Fall accidents
- Construction accident
- Medical Malpractice
- Pedestrian accidents
- Dog bites
- A dangerous, defective, or improperly labeled product
- Crime that resulted in injury or death
- Any other kind of accident or incident that caused injury due to the negligence or misconduct of someone else.
- If any of the above personal injuries or accidents resulted in death, please note that you may be entitled to file a wrongful death lawsuit.
The most important factor is determining whether someone was negligent. A person who was unreasonably careless can be considered negligent and in breach of a legal duty. This gives rise to a personal injury claim.
When you have been hurt in an accident time matters. Insurance companies will pressure you to settle as quickly as possible. The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess can provide information on whether to pursue an action in court.
We pride ourselves on handling every aspect of your case with utmost professionalism and experience so that you can be free to concentrate on getting well.
In Louisiana, the amount of time you have to file a personal injury lawsuit in court after an injury falls one year after the date of the accident in most cases.
Personal injury laws in Louisiana allow injured victims to file civil lawsuits against people, companies or government entities whose acts or omissions cause harm. Cases can be resolved in court or through a settlement negotiation, but regardless, you should have a knowledgeable legal advocate representing you, such as the experienced personal injury attorneys at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess.
In 2015, 312 injuries were reported as a direct result of 180 vehicular accidents. Compare to:
In 2014, 44 people were injured as a direct result of 25 vehicular accidents in Assumption Parish.
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The accident attorneys at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess are highly skilled in handling many kinds of personal injury claims, including automobile accidents, trucking accidents, commercial vehicle accidents, workplace accidents, toxic torts, products liability, birth injuries, and brain injuries, among many others.
The circumstances surrounding any accident claim can oftentimes be complex, which leads to great difficulty determining who is liable for resulting damages.
Many kinds of personal injury claims, including car accidents, trucking accidents, bus accidents, offshore accidents, brain injuries and wrongful death claims are handled by our personal injury attorneys, who have the experience to oversee your claim and fight for just compensation in a court of law.
If you or a loved one have suffered a personal injury in Assumption Parish, Louisiana, like those injuries listed above, call our Houma office immediately.
Don’t Delay! Call Clay at our HOUMA Office: (985) 205-3448 or Toll Free: (877) 234-7573.