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Scott LA Personal Injury Attorney

Know your legal rights. Don’t settle before you get legal counsel.

Personal injury law is a very broad term that applies to any situation where one person’s conduct causes physical or psychological harm to another. It could be an injury caused by a car crash, a fall of a foreign substance at a shopping mall, a bite from a neighbor’s vicious dog or an open manhole in the street.

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. We pride ourselves on handling every aspect of your case with utmost professionalism and experience so that you can be free to concentrate on getting well.

While there are many different areas of personal injury law they are not exclusive. In other words you can be on the job and be involved in a car accident. Personal injury laws in Louisiana allow injured victims to file civil lawsuits against people, companies or government entities whose acts or omissions cause harm.

When you or a loved one has been injured you want the best personal injury lawyer to handle the case. The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess can provide information on whether to pursue an action in court. Our Louisiana personal injury attorneys  have represented individuals and families for their car accidents, slip and falls, medical malpractice, attorney malpractice and wrongful death. Please contact us to discuss your case. You will speak with a lawyer for free who can answer your questions and inform you of your rights.

Our Personal Injury & Litigation Team have represented clients in Lafayette, Louisiana and the surrounding parishes including New Iberia, Abbeville, Shreveport, and Lake Charles. We have offices for your convenience in 7 locations throughout Louisiana in Lafayette, Baton Rouge, Houma, Lake Charles, Shreveport, Monroe, and Alexandria Our personal injury attorneys, along with our paralegals, work as a team.

In 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, 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, Lafayette, Louisiana, or have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Contact our Lafayette Office: (877) 234-7573. 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.


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