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

An experienced Lafayette personal injury attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services.
The job of insurance company attorneys is to make sure your recovery is as low as possible. It does not matter how severe your injury may be. They protect their own bottom line. 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. We stand up for personal injury victims.

At the Law Firm of L. Clayton Burgess, we approach every case with the individual attention it deserves. The attorneys and team understand the challenges that you are facing, and will walk with you every step of the way.

Cases, where the victim has suffered catastrophic injury or loss of life, can be particularly complex. In these cases particularly, you want a firm that has the experience and resources to handle such a case. We pride ourselves on handling every aspect of your case with utmost professionalism and experience. You need to be free to concentrate on getting well.

Accident Statistics

In 2015, 4967 people were injured as a direct result of 3083 vehicular accidents. Compare to:

2014, 4861 people were injured as a direct result of 3041 vehicular accidents in Lafayette 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. We take cases from: 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.

If you are a loved one have suffered a personal injury in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Contact our Lafayette Office: (877) 234-7573.


Contact the Lafayette location of the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess to schedule a FREE case evaluation.


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