Losing a loved can be a devastating and traumatic experience, especially if the cause of death could have been prevented. Our Louisiana wrongful death attorneys at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess are specialists in this field. They 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.
Like personal injury, this area of tort can involve every area of tort practice – from premises liability or trucking disasters to dangerous products on the market. Unlike a personal injury case, where the injured person is one of the plaintiffs, in the case of a wrongful death action or suit, the family members bring the lawsuit for the wrongful actions.
If you are facing lost income, costly medical bills, final expenses or other end of life care costs as a result of someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, our Louisiana team of wrongful death accident attorneys will work with you to recover compensation so you can focus on what is important. Contact us today at the Law Office of L. Clayton Burgess. We have 7 locations throughout Louisiana to serve you and are experienced and licensed in Texas. Since the burden of proof is the responsibility of the victim’s family, it is essential to act quickly.
Louisiana’s statute of limitations for wrongful death gives one year to file a wrongful death claim in court, usually starting from the date of the deceased person’s death. Families of wrongful death victims should schedule an initial consultation immediately with a wrongful death attorney. The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess has vast experience in successfully defending the rights of survivors of wrongful death.
In 2014, there were 13 fatalities as a direct result of 10 fatal vehicular accidents in St. Mary Parish.
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The wrongful death 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 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 wrongful death attorney to oversee your claim and fight for just compensation in a court of law.
If you are a loved one have suffered a wrongful death in Patterson, La or have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Contact our Lafayette Office: (337) 234-7573 or Toll Free: (877) 234-7573.
An experienced Patterson wrongful death attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services.