No amount of money can compensate the loss a family feels when a loved one dies. This is especially true if that person died needlessly from an act of negligence. What compensation can do is help a grieving family move on. The accidental death of a loved one shouldn’t be an undue financial burden. Fair compensation can also make sure the guilty party is held responsible.
The time following an unexpected death in the family is confusing and stressful. An experienced wrongful death lawyer in Baton Rouge can help. The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess can guide you through the claims process. We can help you file the complex paperwork and deal with insurance companies.
When filing a wrongful death claim, it may be possible to get denied insurance benefits and recoup lost income. We aim to handle the details of your case so you can have some piece of mind.
Wrongful death cases are often settled before a family decides to sue in court. Even so, some families feel they haven’t been awarded fair compensation. Sometimes companies deny insurance benefits in an act of bad faith. The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess are prepared to review your claims and take your case to court if need be.
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Since the burden of proof is the responsibility of the victim’s family, it is essential to act quickly.
The wrongful death attorneys at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess have helped many families deal with the tragedy of the sudden loss of a wife, husband, father, mother, brother, sister, child or member of the family. Our experienced wrongful death attorneys can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services. We are specialists in this field of wrongful deaths and personal injury accidents. We will meticulously investigate the case and ensure all of the facts of the case are presented to the court in a clear and concise manner.
A wrongful death may be caused by an accident or a purposeful action. The purposeful action may be negligent, reckless, or an intentional act.Losing a loved can be a devastating and traumatic experience, especially if the cause of death could have been prevented.
In 2015, 31 fatalities were reported as a direct result of 31 fatal crashes. Compare to:
2014, there were 51 fatalities as a direct result of 49 crashes in East Baton Rouge Parish.
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