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When you or a loved one has been injured you want the best personal injury lawyer to handle the case. L. Clayton Burgess can provide information on whether to pursue an action in court.

Personal injury and wrongful death cases can be difficult emotionally and financially. For that reason, it’s important to have an experienced personal injury lawyer standing up for you and asserting your legal rights.

We represent individuals and families for their car accidents, slip and falls, medical malpractice, attorney malpractice and wrongful death. Please contact us to discuss your case. An experienced Jeanerette personal injury attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services. The Louisiana personal injury lawyers at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess have helped many individuals across Louisiana and Texas get the results they deserve. You will speak with a lawyer who can answer your questions and inform you of your rights.

The job of insurance company attorneys is to make sure your recovery —no matter your personal injury—is as low as possible. That may not be fair, but it’s how they operate. We know their tactics, and we will do our best to protect the rights of you and your family in throughout the lawsuit or settlement negotiation. 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. Our goal is to help people whose lives are dramatically changed due to a serious accident or fatality.

In these catastrophic cases it may be possible to recover costs for:

  • Pain and Suffering
  • Mental Anguish
  • General Damages
  • Lost Wages
  • Loss of Future Wages
  • Medical Bills
  • Future Medical Bills

We focus on maintaining the highest ethical standards. We will spend time with you listening to your experience, at no charge, to determine how we can help you. If we decide to pursue the claim together, then we will discuss our fees up front and honestly.

In 2015, 1167 people were injured as a direct result of 684 vehicular accidents. Compare to:
2014, 1034 people were injured as a direct result of 630 vehicular accidents in Iberia Parish.
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The personal injury 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 Louisiana personal injury 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 Jeanerette, La or have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! LAFAYETTE Office: (877) 234-7573.




300 South Iberia Street # 100
New Iberia, LA
(337) 365-7282


300 South Iberia Street # 350
New Iberia, LA
(337) 369-4466


800 Lafayette Street, Suite 2100
Lafayette Louisiana 70501
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459 E Main St
New Iberia, LA
(337) 367-6579


121 East Pont Des Mouton
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
(225) 754-8500

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