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PINEVILLE WRONGFUL DEATH ATTORNEY

PINEVILLE WRONGFUL DEATH ATTORNEY

A wrongful death occurs when an individual dies as the result of another party’s negligent or unjust acts such as from a car accident death or work job death or other. Families of wrongful death victims may file a wrongful death lawsuit against the negligent party. The most common wrongful death legal help is needed for auto car and truck wrongful death case lawsuits. In a wrongful death lawsuit, the family of the victim is seeking economic and non-economic damages for the loss of their loved due to another party’s improper conduct.

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.  A Pineville wrongful death attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services.

Unlike a personal injury case, where the injured person is one of the plaintiffs, in the case of a wrongful death action or suit, the family members bring the lawsuit for the wrongful actions. A wrongful death may be caused by an accident or a purposeful action.  The purposeful action may be negligent, reckless, or an intentional act.

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.

 

Losing a loved can be a devastating and traumatic experience, especially if the cause of death could have been prevented. Have you lost a loved one due to the negligence of another person, an employer, or a defective product in Pineville, Louisiana?

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.

The circumstances surrounding any accident claim can oftentimes be complex, which leads to great difficulty determining who is liable for resulting damages. An experienced wrongful death attorney is your advocate and can fight to ensure you and your family receive the compensation you deserve.

In 2015, 21 fatalities were reported as a direct result of 19 fatal accidents. Compare to:

2014, there were 22 fatalities as a direct result of 18 fatal vehicular accidents in Rapides Parish.

For additional accident injury data visit:

http://datareports.lsu.edu

The wrongful death 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, bus accidents, offshore accidents, brain injuries and wrongful death claims. workplace accidents, toxic torts, products liability, birth injuries, and brain injuries, among many others. The circumstances surrounding any accident claim can oftentimes be complex, which leads to great difficulty determining who is liable for resulting damages.

If you feel that you are eligible to file a wrongful death lawsuit, in Pineville, 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! 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.