ST CHARLES PARISH WRONGFUL DEATH ATTORNEY
Losing a loved can be a devastating and traumatic experience, especially if the cause of death could have been prevented. Families of wrongful death victims should schedule an initial consultation immediately with a wrongful death attorney. The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess has vast experience in successfully defending the rights of survivors of wrongful death. An experienced St. Charles Parish wrongful death attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services.
Louisiana’s statute of limitations for wrongful death gives one year to file a wrongful death claim in court, usually starting from the date of the deceased person’s death.
Wrongful death laws were established to ensure compensation for families of wrongful death victims as well as provide an incentive for others to act more carefully and safely with the health and welfare of others. A wrongful death can arise from a multitude of various circumstances. Some of the common causes of wrongful death include:
- automobile car accidents, truck vs car accidents,
- job work construction site accidents,
- medical malpractice
- slip and fall accidents
- defective products.
Regardless of the reasons for the wrongful death, the victim’s family should retain the services of an experienced wrongful death lawyer.
In 2015, there were 7 fatalities as a result of fatal 7 vehicular accidents in St. Charles Parish. Compared to:
2014, there were 6 fatalities as a result of 6 fatal vehicular accidents
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The accident attorneys at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess have the refined skill and lengthy litigation experience necessary to handle 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.
Our accident lawyers handle many kinds of personal injury claims, including car accidents, trucking accidents, bus accidents, offshore accidents, brain injuries and wrongful death claims. It takes an experienced accident injury attorney to oversee your claim and fight for just compensation in a court of law.
It takes a special approach to offer clients dealing with wrongful death suits the care, attention, and sympathy they deserve. Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Contact our Houma Office: (985) 205-3448 or Toll Free: (877) 234-7573.
You’ll get every opportunity to ask questions, express your concerns, and stay apprised as your case progresses.