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Houma Attorney

1340 W. Tunnel Blvd. Ste. 223
Houma, LA 70360
(985) 205-3448

Service Areas

Napoleonville, Thibodeaux, Golden Meadow, Lockport, Port Fourchon, Raceland, Hahnville, Destrehan, Boutte, Des Allemands, Gramercy, LaPlace, Harahan, Houma, Chauvin, Schriever, Assumption Parish, Lafourche Parish, St. Charles Parish, St. James Parish, St. John the Baptist Parish and Terrebonne Parish. 


Personal Injury Attorney

Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess

We are a Louisiana based personal injury law firm. Our team has over 20 years of experience in car accidents, truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, and all manner of non-automotive personal injury claims. Our team will work with you to help get you the financial compensation you deserve for your accident injury claim.

Making the determination on the right law firm is imperative to getting you the best possible financial settlement. Louisiana has thousands of lawyers practicing personal injury law, and they all claim they can get you the most money for your case. Personal injury law can be complex and frustrating; automotive accidents are complicated. The legal procedures, and jargon are confusing, the excessive amounts of paperwork, and confusing medical terms make you want to give up.

At the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess, our attorneys have experience in all manner of injury cases, both vehicular and non-automotive. We can advise you about your case from the start, and help you better understand whether or not it is worth pursuing legal action. We won’t waste your time.

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

  • Slip and Fall Accidents
  • Car Accidents
  • Maritime or boat Accident
  • Truck Accidents
  • Boat Accidents
  • Construction Accident
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Dog Bites
  • Defect Products

Personal injury lawsuits in Louisiana enable victims of injury to file civil lawsuits against people, companies or government entities whose negligent actions or omissions cause harm to others. Cases can be resolved in court or through a settlement negotiation, whether or not you go to trial, you need knowledgeable legal advisor representing you.

The job of insurance company attorney’s is to minimize their losses. Your financial restitution and recovery is not their concern. That may not be fair to the victims of the accident, but it’s how they operate. As lawyers, we are familiar with their tactics, and we will do our best to protect the rights of you and your family in throughout the lawsuit or settlement negotiation.


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During 2015 in Terrebonne Parish, 1,836 people were injured after being involved in 1,839 automotive accidents. Which is a slight decrease from the previous year.

In 2014, there were 1,992 people were injured after being involved in a total of 1,227 vehicular accidents.

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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.

We work on a contingency fee basis, if we don’t collect on your behalf, you do not owe us for our services. Call the Houma, Louisiana location of the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess today to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation with an experienced personal injury attorney. (985) 205-3448