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OAKDALE, LA. PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY

A personal injury claim may be justified in Louisiana if he or she was hurt in the following situations:

  • Auto accidents
  • Truck accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Bicycle accidents
  • Pedestrian accidents
  • Dog bites
  • Wrongful death

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.

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. Our experienced Oakdale personal injury attorneys can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services.

Louisiana laws set a deadline, or “statute of limitations,” on the amount of time you have to file a personal injury lawsuit in court after an injury. In Louisiana, this deadline falls one year after the date of the accident in most cases.  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.

In 2015, 248 injuries were reported as a direct result of 148 vehicular accidents. Compare to:

2014, 227 people were injured as a direct result of 148 vehicular accidents in Allen Parish.

For additional accident injury data visit:

http://datareports.lsu.edu

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 personal injury attorney to oversee your claim and fight for just compensation in a court of law. 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 Oakdale, Louisiana, or have been injured, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! 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.

DON'T DELAY! YOU MAY HAVE A VALID CLAIM AND BE ENTITLED TO COMPENSATION FOR YOUR INJURIES, BUT A LAWSUIT MUST BE FILED BEFORE THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS EXPIRES.