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Terrebonne Parish Accident Attorney

 

Terrebonne Parish was established March 22, 1822, from the southern part of Lafourche Interior, bordering upon the Gulf of Mexico. It is the 2nd largest parish in the state with the city of Houma serving as the parish seat since 1834. The previous parish seat had been set at Williamsburg (now Bayou Cane) approximately 4 miles northwest of present-day downtown Houma. According to the 2010 U.S. Census Terrebonne Parish is home to 111,860 residents.

 

In 2014, Terrebonne Parish saw over 1,990 people injured as a direct result of vehicular accidents in addition to 14 people killed. Major thoroughfares such as U.S. Highway 90, Louisiana Highway 24, Louisiana Highway 55, Louisiana Highway 56, Louisiana Highway 57 and Louisiana Highway 58 have a high volume of commercial traffic which contribute to congestion and collisions (For additional accident injury data visit:

http://datareports.lsu.edu/Reports.aspx?yr=2014&rpt=D1&p=ci).

 

Those injured in auto accidents may be entitled to recover compensation for damages suffered as a result of the accident, including, but not limited to, lost work wages, hospital bills, and physical/emotional trauma, but often times it takes an experienced accident lawyer to fight for the compensation you deserve.

 

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.

 

If you are a loved one have suffered a personal injury in Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana or have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! An experienced accident injury attorneys can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services. Our staff of Paralegals, Assistants, Clerks, and Investigators, work diligently to assist your accident injury lawyer with the handling of your claim or case.

 

COMMUNITY RESOURCES AND LINKS:

32ND JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURTHOUSE (TERREBONNE PARISH)

7856 Main Street

Houma, LA 70360

 

TERREBONNE PARISH CLERK OF COURT

7856 Main Street

Houma, LA 70360

(985) 868-5660

 

1ST CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS

1600 North 3rd Street

Baton Rouge, LA 70802

(225) 382-3000

 

U.S. DISTRICT COURT – EASTERN DISTRICT OF LOUISIANA

Hale Boggs Federal Building

United States Courthouse

500 Poydras Street, Room C-151

New Orleans LA 7013

(504) 589-7650

 

TERREBONNE PARISH SHERIFF’S OFFICE

7856 Main Street

Houma, LA 70360

(985) 876-2500

 

LOUISIANA STATE POLICE – TROOP C

4047 West Park Avenue

Gray, LA 70359

(985) 857-3680

DON'T DELAY! YOU MAY HAVE A VALID CLAIM AND BE ENTITLED TO COMPENSATION FOR YOUR INJURIES, BUT A LAWSUIT MUST BE FILED BEFORE THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS EXPIRES.