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DONALDSONVILLE LA WRONGFUL DEATH ATTORNEY

DONALDSONVILLE LA WRONGFUL DEATH ATTORNEY

In the midst of a tragic loss, it can be hard to make difficult decisions about the future. Insurance companies are typically eager to settle wrongful death claims as quickly as possible. It is of utmost importance that victims’ families to understand their legal rights before accepting settlement. The surviving family members may benefit from the assistance of an experienced, Baton Rouge wrongful death attorney.

Cases where the victim has suffered severe injury or fatality has occurred, can be particularly complex. In these cases particularly, you want to got with a firm that has the skill, experience and resources to handle such a case. The Law Offices 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 a personal injury attorney.

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.

The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess has vast experience in successfully defending the rights of survivors of wrongful death. An experienced Donaldsonville death attorney can provide you with a free initial consultation, regardless of whether or not 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.

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.

Wrongful Death Statistics in Ascension Parish, Louisiana:

In 2015, 17 fatalities were reported as a direct result of 15 fatal crashes. Compare to:

2014, there were  22 fatalities and 20 fatal crashes in Ascension Parish.

For additional accident injury data visit:

http://datareports.lsu.edu

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.

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 has been seriously injured in a wrongful death accident in Donaldsonville, Louisiana,  L. Clayton Burgess can assist you with getting your life back on track. We are committed to helping accident victims and their families recover the fair compensation that they deserve under Louisiana state law.

Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Call 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.