Alexandria Location:1330 Jackson St.
Alexandria, LA 71301
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Call the Personal Injury Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess
Car and truck accidents that results in personal injury are complicated, expensive and frustrting. Without skilled assistance, managing the other aspects of the incident, such as medical bills and expenses, lost of employment, insurance claims and state lawsuit filing deadlines, can be overwhelming. It can be difficult to recognize when it is necessary to contact a personal injury lawyer to assist in your case. A trained profession can make a difference in whether or not you receive fair compensation for your injuries and loss.
Do I Need an Attorney for a Personal Injury Claim?
The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess have been practicing personal injury law for over 20 years. Our attorneys can provide experienced insight into your case. We will advise you on whether or not it is necessary to pursue legal action through a court or whether a case can be negotiated with the insurance companies.
Our Alexandria, La personal injury attorneys can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services.
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 the determination of negligence. A person who was unreasonably careless can be considered negligent and in breach of a legal duty of care. Negligence is the primary basis for personal injury claims. If the accident resulted in death in addition to injuries, you may be entitled to file a wrongful death lawsuit.
The Alexandria, La personal injury lawyers at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess have built our practice based on personal injury litigation and fighting for the rights of our injured clients. We understand the importance of your case. Our intake specialist will take the time to consult with you one on one to explain the steps involved to protect the financial security of you and your and loved ones who have suffered injuries in an accident.
Louisiana laws set a deadline, or “statute of limitations,” on the length of time available to file a personal injury lawsuit. In Louisiana, the deadline is one year after the date the accident occurred. You are likely lose the right to file a lawsuit over the incident if you miss the one-year window. Timing is important after an accident, an attorney can help you with the details and specifics of filings.
In 2015, there were 2,529 injuries reported as a result of 1,553 automotive accidents.
In Rapides Parish in 2014, vehicle accidents accounted for 2,318 people were injured as a direct result of 1,394 accidents.
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The personal injury attorneys at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess have years of experience and tested skill to handle many kinds of personal injury claims, including automobile accidents, trucking accidents, commercial vehicle accidents, bus accidents, offshore accidents, brain injuries, wrongful death claims, products liability, workplace accidents, birth injuries, toxic spill torts, brain injuries, and more. The situations surrounding accident claims can be complex, which often leads to great difficulty determining who is liable for resulting property damages and medical expenses.
At the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess, our Louisiana personal injury lawyers handle all types of personal injury 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 Alexandria, Louisiana, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Alexandria Office: (318) 527-4932 or Toll Free: (877) 234-7573. Our staff of Paralegals, Assistants, Clerks, and Investigators, work diligently to assist your personal injury attorney with the handling of your claim or case.
Don’t Delay, Call Clay!