Gretna, Louisiana Personal Injury Lawyers

Stephen Rue
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Free consultation, aggressive representation in personal injury cases. Call now!

I’m an experienced personal injury lawyer and I fight to help my clients pursue the compensation they deserve. My practice includes motor vehicle accidents, workplace injuries, medical malpractice, and slip and falls. Read More »
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Clifford Cardone
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Free Consultation! Determined Personal Injury Attorney! Reliable Results!

I am dedicated to protecting the rights and interests of those injured by the negligence of others. I provide aggressive legal representation! View my website for client reviews and results. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Mr. Tom W. Thornhill
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Louisiana Personal Injury Attorney

Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University and Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State UniversityLouisiana, Texas and U.S. Supreme Court
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Michael A. McGlone
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Get an experienced personal injury attorney on your side! Call today!

I’m an experienced Louisiana personal injury lawyer and I’m dedicated to helping my clients obtain justice and compensation. My practice includes motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, and slip and falls. Read More »
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Jeffrey P. Berniard
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Free Consultation! Skilled and Aggressive Louisiana Personal Injury Attorney!

I am dedicated to vigorously protecting the rights and interests of those who have been injured. I fight for justice for all Louisianans! Visit my website for verdicts and settlements. Call now for a free consultation! Read More »
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Stephen Rue
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(504) 529-5000 422 Derbigny Street
Gretna, LA 70053
Free ConsultationGretna, LA Personal Injury Attorney with 31 years experience
Personal Injury, Criminal, Insurance Claims and Medical Malpractice
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Attorney Stephen Rue and his associated attorneys have handled thousands of...
David L McBride
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Gretna, LA Personal Injury Lawyer
(504) 233-8112 711 2nd Street
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Loyola University New Orleans
Christopher Carbine
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GRETNA, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 4 years experience
(504) 233-8191 711 2nd STREET
GRETNA, LA 70053
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
Loyola University New Orleans
Christopher H. Carbine is a New Orleans lawyer who practices criminal defense and civil litigation at the highest level in both state and federal courts.
Mr. Carbine provides an aggressive criminal defense with a focus on achieving his clients’ goals and maintaining a personal, informed relationship with his clients through each stage of the process. Mr. Carbine is experienced in handling all types of cases on both the state and federal levels, and his attention to detail has been extremely beneficial for clients faced with complex criminal matters involving unconstitutional and illegal police actions such as 4th Amendment Violations, Illegal Searches...
Leo Joseph Palazzo
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Gretna, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 26 years experience
(504) 433-1442 Gretna, LA 70056
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, Insurance Claims and Medical Malpractice
Areas of Expertise: PERSONAL INJURY & CRIMINAL DEFENSE

I am fighting for justice for my clients and their families. Helping people in difficult situations gives me personal satisfaction. My goal is to make my clients feel comfortable, understand all of the possible outcomes, the game plan, and the ongoing status of their case. Making a positive difference in someone’s life is a great accomplishment.

I have won multi-million-dollar awards for my clients, helped many people get back on the right track in criminal proceedings; and have successfully negotiated multiple millions of dollars in contracts negotiations and settlements.

I am a Trial Lawyer
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Adrian Lapeyronnie III
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Gretna, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 35 years experience
(504) 366-8118 848 2nd St
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury, Business and Family
Loyola University New Orleans and Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
I practice law throughout the state of Louisiana and have done so since 1984, having tried many and varied types of civil cases before both judges and juries, and appearing before the appellate courts. Professional History Prior to becoming a lawyer, I was employed as an aide to the Jefferson Parish, Louisiana legislative delegation in the Louisiana legislature. Upon graduation from law school in 1984, I began my practice by working as a landman and by preparing title abstracts for oil and gas exploration sites. After working in the oil industry, I continued my practice of law as an assistant district...
Mr. Alan F. Kansas
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Gretna, LA Personal Injury Lawyer
(504) 210-1150 1743 Stumpf Blvd
Suite 200
Gretna, LA 70056
Personal Injury, Business and Employment
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Attorney
(504) 433-5550 1101 Westbank Expressway
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Workers' Comp
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 23 years experience
(504) 366-8118 848 2nd St
Ste 200
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury, Administrative, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Attorney
(504) 364-1892 320 Huey P Long Ave
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury, Criminal and DWI
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Attorney with 13 years experience
(504) 362-2466 401 Whitney Ave
Gretna, LA 70056
Personal Injury, Appeals, Bankruptcy and Business
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
Charles R.  Talley
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Aggressive and accomplished personal injury attorney, ready to fight for you!

I’m an experienced personal injury lawyer and represent clients in all types of personal injury cases throughout New Orleans. I provide personal attention and will vigorously advocate for you throughout your case. Read More »
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Jeffrey T. Greenberg
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Louisiana Personal Injury Lawyer

Jeff Greenberg founded the Greenberg Law Firm in New Orleans, Louisiana to help victims of personal injury and employment violations. Read More »
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Gretna, LA Personal Injury Attorney
(504) 362-9011 401 Huey P Long Ave
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury, Business and Maritime
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Attorney
(504) 366-8600 320 Huey P Long Ave
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury, Divorce and Family
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Attorney
(504) 376-1377 401 Whitney Ave
Gretna, LA 70056
Personal Injury and Insurance Defense
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Attorney
(504) 368-3051 1000 4th St
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Lawyer
(504) 362-9811 526 Huey P Long Ave
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury and Maritime
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Attorney
(504) 366-1641 12 Westbank Expy
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury, Criminal, DWI and Divorce
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Attorney
(504) 362-2466 401 Whitney Ave
Gretna, LA 70056
Personal Injury, Criminal, DWI and Insurance Defense
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Lawyer
(504) 361-9000 525 Huey P Long Ave
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury and Criminal
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Attorney
(504) 362-3692 635 Lafayette St
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Family
Gretna, LA Personal Injury Attorney
(504) 263-1770 801 Kepler St
Gretna, LA 70053
Personal Injury and Criminal
Seth Jeremy Bloom
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 16 years experience
(504) 599-9997 839 St. Charles Ave
Suite 310
New Orleans, LA 70130
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, DWI and Traffic Tickets
Loyola University New Orleans
Seth Bloom is a DWI lawyer in New Orleans who also works on cases dealing with personal injury and criminal defense. Mr. Bloom is a native of Jacksonville, Florida and has lived in New Orleans for almost seven years. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and family roots brought him to New Orleans and Loyola University Law School where he served on the Honor Board and received his J.D. Mr. Bloom is very experienced as a drug attorney and has even written many blog posts and provides many resources to others seeking assistance for...
Karen Waters Shipman
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Attorney with 21 years experience
(504) 620-3340 909 Poydras St
#3600
New Orleans, LA 70112
Personal Injury, Construction, Energy and Products Liability
Tulane University School of Law
Karen Waters Shipman is a partner in the New Orleans office of Kean Miller. Karen is an experienced litigator with particular experience in a wide variety of admiralty and oil & gas casualty issues, including Jones Act, personal injury, oil and gas exploration, well blowouts, cargo damage, vessel collisions, vessel damage, platform damage and barge damage. Her experience with oil and gas casualties is both offshore in the Gulf of Mexico and on land. Karen also has experience in construction law, consumer credit reporting, products liability, and general personal injury litigation. Following law school, she served for one year as...
Lindsey A. Cheek
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 9 years experience
(504) 304-4333 650 Poydras Street
Suite 2519
New Orleans, LA 70130
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Asbestos and Products Liability
South Texas College of Law
Ms. Cheek has extensive experience with cases involving asbestos-related illnesses, such as lung cancer and mesothelioma. She also frequently handles cases involving other types of cancer, such as ovarian cancer. Her current practice is located in New Orleans, Louisiana, but she has also litigated extensively in numerous other jurisdictions, including Texas, Mississippi, Florida, California, West Virginia, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Utah, Washington, Illinois, and South Carolina. Ms. Cheek is an active member of the American Bar Association, Association of Women Attorneys, the State Bar of Texas, the State Bar of Louisiana, the State Bar of Pennsylvania, the Texas...
Mark Philip Glago
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 21 years experience
(504) 599-8666 909 Poydras Street
29th Floor
New Orleans, LA 70112
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Insurance Claims and Medical Malpractice
Tulane University School of Law
Attorney Mark Glago graduated from the University of Richmond in Virginia with Phi Beta Kappa honors, having triple-majored in Political Science, Speech and Sociology. He was the University’s Rhodes Scholar nominee and received the “Most Outstanding Graduate” award. At the Tulane University School of Law, he was Managing Editor of the Tulane Law Review and again graduated with honors. Over the past 17 years, Mr. Glago has handled over 2,500 cases and been the “first-chair” lawyer for over 160 trials in Louisiana courts. He has built a respected, full-service law firm devoted to recovering compensation for clients in a range...
David Bowling
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Attorney with 36 years experience
(504) 613-4561 1615 Poydras Street
Suite 1050
New Orleans, LA 70112
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Medical Malpractice
Tulane University School of Law
Mr. Bowling has considerable experience in all forms of wrongful death and personal injury litigation, having tried through verdict numerous automobile, trucking, premises liability, product liability, admiralty, toxic tort, and medical malpractice cases. He has tried cases in federal district courts, bankruptcy courts, state courts, and before state and federal administrative agencies in Louisiana, Mississippi, and other states.

Mr. Bowling also has extensive experience handling medical malpractice claims as well as complex catastrophic injury cases including those involving birth asphyxia/ hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, traumatic brain injury, and spinal cord injury.

Mr. Bowling has been selected to the list of Louisiana Super Lawyers...
Clifford Cardone
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Attorney
(888) 892-2736 829 Baronne St
New Orleans, LA 70113
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, DWI, Insurance Claims and Medical Malpractice
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
Marx David Sterbcow
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Attorney with 16 years experience
(877) 854-2182 1734 Prytania St
New Orleans, LA 70130
Personal Injury, Antitrust, Business and Consumer
The John Marshall Law School and Gonzaga University School of Law
Mr. Sterbcow’s practice focuses on consumer financial services and real estate regulatory compliance and litigation including: Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), Truth In Lending Act (TILA), Fair Housing Act, Fair and Accurate Credit Transaction Act (FACTA), Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Dodd-Frank Act, Sherman Anti-Trust Act, Unfair and Deceptive Trade Practices Act involving federal and state mortgage lending and consumer credit compliance issues, title insurance compliance, real estate brokerage programs and operational compliance, affiliated business arrangement compliance, financial services marketing and promotional programs, state and federal licensing compliance, multiple listing service compliance, Best Practices compliance, and consumer fair financing practices....
Jeffrey P. Berniard
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Attorney with 15 years experience
(504) 527-6225 1140 St Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70130
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Antitrust, Insurance Claims and Medical Malpractice
Loyola University New Orleans
Jeffrey P. Berniard received his Bachelor of Science degree in Finance at McNeese State University, in Lake Charles, Louisiana in 2001 and received his Juris Doctorate degree at Loyola University New Orleans School of Law in 2004. Jeffrey opted to study in the state of Louisiana, his home, in order to stay close and stay connected to the state he loves and the state he grew up in.

Immediately following his graduation, Jeffrey Berniard was admitted to practice law in the state of Louisiana, including being able to practice in the Eastern, Western, and Middle Districts of Louisianaís U.S. District...
Hugh P Lambert
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 45 years experience
(504) 581-1750 701 Magazine St.
New Orleans, LA 70130
Personal Injury, Business, Employment and Products Liability
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Hugh Lambert founded The Lambert Firm in 1977 and has since grown the firm to one of the most prestigious and well respected firms in New Orleans, representing individuals and businesses alike in a wide range of legal matters. In addition to his legal representation, Hugh Lambert is a frequent lecturer across the United States on class actions and mass torts. He has also authored and published legal articles. He has held a broad range of leadership positions in many organizations devoted to law, civic and charitable pursuits. He is a member in good standing of numerous state and federal...
Dylan C. Utley
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(877) 662-8897 1055 St Charles Ave
#208
New Orleans, LA 70130
New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Attorney with 18 years experience
Personal Injury, Criminal, DWI and Domestic Violence
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
The dedicated and experienced criminal defense attorneys of DiGiulio Utley, LLC give personalized, aggressive and effective service to each client. The work ethic of our attorneys is impeccable and their results—a product of trial skills, adeptness at negotiations, and knowledge of the criminal justice system—speak for themselves. The criminal attorneys consult and communicate with their clients at every stage of their proceedings to ensure that they understand the legal process. The firm also ensures that no clients are uninformed or unsure of their situations. Ultimately, we do everything we can to leave our clients satisfied with their resolutions, whether they...
Craig Mitchell
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Attorney with 23 years experience
(844) 888-4878 615 Baronne Street
Suite 300
New Orleans, LA 70113
Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Tulane University School of Law
I started Mitchell & Associates because I wanted to be able to do more for my clients. Up until that point I worked at a prestigious law firm representing big, corporate and insurance industry type clients. My job was to defend them at all cost, even when they were wrong. I did my job, and I did my job well. In 1999 I walked out of the Firm with one file, a case where my client was seriously hurt in a car accident, determined to practice law the way I wanted to and for the clients I wanted...
Charles E. Lavis
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 25 years experience
(866) 558-9151 700 Camp St
#435
New Orleans, LA 70130
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Insurance Claims, Maritime and Products Liability
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Dawn Barrios
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 43 years experience
(504) 524-3300 701 Poydras St #3650
New Orleans, LA 70139
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Products Liability
Tulane University School of Law
Ms. Barrios is a founding partner of BKC, concentrating on the field of complex multi-district litigation, products liability litigation, mass torts, and class actions. Ms. Barrios graduated from Newcomb College in 1974 and from Tulane University School of Law in 1976. From 1976-1979 she clerked for Chief Justice Joe W. Sanders of the Louisiana Supreme Court, then joined Carl W. Cleveland and Associates, where she made partner in 1980. She co-founded BKC in 1995. Since the mid-1990s starting with her role in the both the state and national breast implant product liability litigation, Ms. Barrios has been recognized...
Charles Michael Raymond
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 40 years experience
(504) 605-0777 365 Canal Street, Suite 1475
New Orleans, LA 70130-6533
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Family and Probate
Loyola University New Orleans
My practice has varied over the last 40 years. My major areas of concentration involve litigation, family law, wills and estates, oil & gas, environmental, business legal analysis and contracts and most recently expropriations by governmental entities and public works contracts. I have been licensed in Louisiana, Mississippi and District of Columbia. I continue to represent clients in Louisiana and Mississippi today. I have many years of experience in the state and federal courts in Louisiana and Mississippi.
Kervin Wayne Doyle
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 38 years experience
(504) 881-1320 1100 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70163
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Criminal and Probate
Southern University Law Center
I attended law school at Southern University Law Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 1978. I completed law school and was admitted to the State Bar in 1981. I have worked in the personal injury field and defended criminal cases throughout the State of Louisiana. I have worked as legal counsel for the State of Louisiana in children in need of care matters.

I have served as a college professor and taught in the paralegal programs, and criminal justice. I am comfortable in the small towns and in the big cities. Nothing satisfies me more...
Melvin David Albritton
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 17 years experience
(504) 517-4635 400 Poydras Street
Suite 900
New Orleans, LA 70130
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, IP and Insurance Claims
Tulane University School of Law
Melvin Albritton obtained a degree in Political Economy from Tulane University. He was also the recipient of a Louisiana Legislative Scholarship. During his time at Tulane he was chosen to represent Tulane at American University’s Washington Semester. After college Mr. Albritton worked for an Internet startup, “babygift.com” drafting copy for the online catalog. In 1999 he was awarded the Wiener, Weiss & Madison Merit Scholarship Award to Tulane Law School. In law school, Mr. Albritton was selected to join the Ruby Vale Appellate Moot Court Team, which focuses on the area of corporate law. In addition, he wrote on to...
Martin Regan
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Lawyer with 44 years experience
(800) 798-5019 2125 St Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70130
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Appeals, Criminal and DWI
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
Attorney Martin Regan believes in the law and the right to the best defense. Any case, for all clients anywhere in the world: Homicide or Drug, Medical Malpractice, Federal Habeas Corpus and more. As the senior managing partner of Regan Law PLC who brings more than 40 years of success and experience to each case, Attorney Martin Regan is not only esteemed by judges and colleagues in any court of law, he is respected and revered, known as the attorney to watch and flanked by the strongest team of six professional attorneys prepared to support you....
Meyer H Gertler
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Lawyer
(877) 581-6411 935 Gravier Street
Suite 1900
New Orleans, LA 70112
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Asbestos, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
Tulane University School of Law
My name is Mike Gertler and I am the managing partner with the Gertler Law Firm, a New Orleans based Personal Injury Law Firm. I have been representing individuals injured in accidents since 1970 - not only in the state of Louisiana, but throughout the country. I focus only on personal injury lawsuits and concentrate in the following areas. Mesothelioma Wrongful Death Claims Construction Accidents & Injuries Electrical & Construction Related Burn Injuries Brain Injuries/Traumatic Brain Injury/TBI Injuries from Defective Products Rail Road/Train Accidents Industrial Accidents & Injuries Medical Malpractice Birth Injury/Cerebral Palsy Nursing Home Negligence Medical...
Charles R.  Talley
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New Orleans, LA Personal Injury Attorney with 38 years experience
(504) 585-3046 909 Poydras St
#3600
New Orleans, LA 70112
Personal Injury, Appeals, Energy and Maritime
Florida State University College of Law
Chuck Talley is a partner in the New Orleans office of Kean Miller. He practices in the admiralty and maritime, and oil and gas practice groups. Chuck has particular experience in admiralty and maritime law, personal injury defense, including defense of Jones Act seaman claims, property damage claims, Corbello litigation, appeals, and oil & gas law. He has more than 31 years of trial and appellate experience before state and federal courts throughout the United States.

Chuck is listed in Louisiana Super Lawyers, 2008-2019. He is also listed in Best Lawyers in America, 2020.

Chuck was selected by New Orleans CityBusiness as...
Corey E. Dunbar
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Belle Chasse, LA Personal Injury Attorney with 14 years experience
(504) 394-1870 8311 Highway 23
Suite 104
Belle Chasse, LA 70037
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Construction and Maritime
Tulane University School of Law
Corey E. Dunbar is a partner with the firm focusing on litigation in both federal and state courts. Whether handling large business disputes or small personal matters, Corey advises clients of the most efficient procedure to obtain the desired outcome in any dispute. Corey has tried cases in the federal courts of the Eastern District of Louisiana and the Southern District of Texas, as well as local state courts. Corey has argued before the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal and handled numerous appeals in both federal and state appeals courts. In addition to his...
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Injured in an accident?

When a person is injured, tort law will govern whether that person may be compensated for the injury, the amount of compensation that may be recovered, as well as which parties will be liable for the injury. Tort law, also known as injury law, comes from federal and state codes, as well as judicial opinions from prior cases. The amount of damages a plaintiff to a personal injury action may receive can be determined by statute, or by a judge or jury. Typical recoveries may include compensatory damages (e.g., lost wages, medical bills, etc.) and in particularly egregious situations, punitive damages. In some cases, a plaintiff may recover certain non-economic damages such as pain and suffering, loss of consortium, or loss of enjoyment of life.

Personal injury lawyers help injured people seek compensation from those who have harmed them. Some injury attorneys focus on a specific type of case, such as truck accidents, car accidents, slip-and-fall injuries, medical malpractice or products liability cases. If a person is injured as a result of criminal behavior, it may be appropriate to pursue a personal injury lawsuit in addition to the state's criminal investigation or prosecution.

Many personal injury attorneys offer a free consultation to evaluate your claim.


Negligence: Failure to use care which a reasonable and prudent person would use under similar circumstances.

Joint and several liability: A legal doctrine that makes each of the parties who are responsible for an injury, liable for all the damages awarded in a lawsuit if the other parties responsible cannot pay.