Personal Injury Attorney | Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess


Personal injury law is a civil or tort law specifically involving liability vis-à-vis negligence. A personal injury is an injury to the mind, body, or emotions caused by the negligence of someone else. Personal injury law offers a basis to seek compensation for an injured victim’s costs related to medical bills, lost wages, or pain and suffering.

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    Accidents are unfortunate and results in immense pain, stress, and anxiety. It’s not always your fault when you meet with an accident. Sometimes you can fall prey to someone else’s negligence and become a victim of a major accident. In such cases, you have the right to be heard and take legal actions against the faulty party. With the help of an experienced lawyer, you can approach the higher legal authorities to demand justice. And who can help you better than a Kenner personal injury attorney from the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess? 

    We are a team of highly experienced lawyers who have a reputation for getting justice for our clients. We have represented thousands of victims and recovered millions of dollars for our accident victims. As legal representatives of the American Judiciary System, we are well-versed with the legalities of all accident cases across the country.

    Cases for which a personal injury claim can raise:

    • Car accidents
    • Workplace accidents
    • Construction accidents
    • Boating accidents
    • Offshore accidents
    • Slip and fall
    • Pedestrian accidents
    • Animal bites
    • Drunk driving
    • Malpractice
    • Wrongful death
    • Defective products
    • Police abuse

    Two primary issues come up from every claim – liability, and damage. Hence, a person who is responsible for the accident needs to pay for the damage. 


    Call our office today for a FREE review of your case. We typically work on a contingent agreement basis, which means our fees are contingent upon the outcome of your case.

    Parties Represented by Personal Injury Lawyer Receive Nearly 3.5 Times More Money in a Settlement Than Those Without an Attorney.

    – Insurance Research Council Study 2004


    Settlement can be done between two parties outside the courtroom. All cases including property damage, medical bills, and lost wages are handled by the insurance company and the attorney. For filing a claim, you must adhere to the statute of limitations of a case.

    You get a time of one year to file a personal injury case. There are a lot of formalities involved in the processing of a case. You need the support of a personal injury lawyer in Kenner from the L. Clayton Burgess law firm. We work on the contingency fee basis where you pay us after you get your compensation. Call us now for a FREE evaluation of your case.  


    Are you a victim of animal violence? Injuries are not only restricted to animal bites. If you are injured from the kicking of a horse, ramming of sheep, or a bull you can claim compensation for your injuries.

    For proving the liability, the lawyer needs to prove that:

    • The owner knew that the animal was dangerous and he failed to act wisely
    • The animal was not provoked for attacking

    We have handled various animal bite or attack injury cases. If you or your loved one is a victim of the same, you must get in touch with our attorneys for proper legal guidance


    Slip and fall can get fatal and cause serious physical damage. You have the right to fight against the faulty party and claim compensation. We can help you gather sufficient evidence against the owner of the property and build a strong case for a fair claim.


    There are times when elderly members are kept in nursing homes with the hope of better care and instant medical support. Unfortunately, reality is far more appalling. 1 out of the 6 residents in nursing homes is a victim of abuse.

    The common forms of nursing home abuse include:

    • Physical abuse
    • Sexual abuse
    • Psychological abuse
    • Negligence
    • Financial exploitation

    Don’t hesitate to avail of legal services, if you think your loved one is a victim of such abuse. Reach out to us for professional legal aid.


    In America, medical malpractice is one of the leading causes of death. The negligence of the doctor, poor treatment, and incorrect reports are some of the common causes of medical malpractices.  You can turn to a Kenner personal injury attorney from the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess to help you get the best claim.

    Our attorneys are highly experienced in all legal activities. We can help you investigate, gather relevant evidence, and build a strong case for the court. With us, you longer have to worry about the legal expenses as we work on a contingency fee basis. Call us today and book for a FREE consultation.