Personal injury involves injury to an individual. An “injury” can be a lot of things, but is broadly defined as a violation of another’s legally protected interest. This includes one’s mental or physical well-being, their property, and even their reputation. Violation of any of these interests may entitle the injured party to seek relief in court.
Consulting with an experienced personal injury attorney like those with the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess can provide information on whether to pursue an action in court. An experienced DeRidder La personal injury attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services.
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 The most important factor is determining whether someone was negligent. A person who was unreasonably careless can be considered negligent and in breach of a legal duty. This gives rise to a personal injury claim.
The Louisiana Law Firm of L. Clayton Burgess is committed to representing those who have been seriously hurt or suffered a wrongful death involving someone else’s negligence or intentional actions. We have over 20 years of experience in jury trials and settlement negotiations helping clients affected by:
▪ Car Accidents
▪ Truck Accidents
▪ Motorcycle Accidents
▪ Wrongful Death (Product defects, workplace injuries, animal attacks)
▪ Construction Accidents
▪ Medical Malpractice
Our Louisiana personal injury lawyers at the law office of L. Clayton Burgess have built a practice based on personal injury litigation and on representing the rights of injured victims. We understand how important your case is and we will take the time to meet with you personally to explain the steps needed to protect yourself and loved ones who have suffered personal injuries.
In 2015, 417 injuries were reported as a result of 254 vehicular accidents. Compare this to: 2014, 371 people were injured as a direct result of 247 vehicular accidents in Beauregard Parish.
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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 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, 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 DeRidder, Louisiana, or have been injured, contact the Personal Injury Attorneys at the Law Office of L. Clayton Burgess today. Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Contact our Lake Charles Office (337) 214-8479 or toll free (877) 234-7573.
Our staff of Paralegals, Assistants, Clerks, and Investigators, work diligently to assist your accident injury lawyer with the handling of your claim or case.