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CENTRAL CITY LA WRONGFUL DEATH ATTORNEY

CENTRAL CITY LA WRONGFUL DEATH ATTORNEY

Have you lost a loved one due to negligence?

While experiencing a loss, it can be hard to make decisions about the future. Insurance companies want to settle claims as quickly as possible. The families of the victims need to understand their legal rights before accepting settlement of any kind. In most cases, surviving family members need an experienced, Louisiana personal injury attorney. 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. An experienced wrongful death attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services.

A wrongful death claim seeks compensation when “a person dies due to the fault of another,” according to Louisiana Civil Code Section 2512.2. A wrongful death can arise from a multitude of various circumstances. Some of the common causes of wrongful death include:

  • automobile car accidents, truck vs car accidents
  • job work construction site accidents
  • medical malpractice
  • slip and fall accidents
  • defective products.

Regardless of the reasons for the wrongful death, the victim’s family should retain the services of an experienced wrongful death lawyer. The Law Firm of L. Clayton Burgess offers the most skilled professionals in the industry with the resources to handle cases of any size and complexity. If you have a wrongful death case, or your case involves catastrophic injury, you need to contact us today.

A wrongful death lawsuit is a civil action, not a criminal action. The case will be decided based on the preponderance of the evidence. This means that the burden of proof lies with the family filing the wrongful death lawsuit. The family has to provide evidence to the court showing that the party in question should be held accountable for their loved one’s death.

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. Since the burden of proof is the responsibility of the victim’s family, it is essential to act quickly. A wrongful death lawyer will have the knowledge and skills necessary to ensure the responsible party is brought to justice for their improper conduct.

In 2015, 31 fatalities were reported, as a direct result of 31 fatal accidents. Compare to:

2014, there were 51 fatalities as a direct result of 49 fatal accidents in East Baton Rouge Parish

For additional accident injury data visit:

http://datareports.lsu.edu

The accident 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.

Our personal injury attorneys 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.

If you or a loved one have suffered a personal injury in Central City, Louisiana, or have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Our Baton Rouge Office: (225) 922-4416 or Toll Free: (877) 234-7573.

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.