If you have been injured and are seeking the compensation you need to get back on your feet, an experienced Donaldsonville personal injury lawyer could make all the difference. J. Price McNamara understands that personal injury claims demand aggressive and immediate action by a team of skilled and knowledgeable legal professionals so that you may obtain the compensation you deserve.
When determining your eligible compensation, a variety of factors must be considered. A Donaldsonville personal injury lawyer will evaluate your claim, assess your injuries, and then determine whether you have a viable personal injury claim based on your case’s facts and circumstances.
If you are entitled to monetary compensation, or damages, then your Donaldsonville personal injury lawyer will help you recover economic and, if applicable, non-economic damages.
Economic damages are objectively verifiable monetary losses, like:
Non-economic damages are subjective, non-monetary losses, such as:
When a person fails in their duty or obligation to act in a safe manner or with proper care to not cause other people injury, that person is negligent. If that person’s negligent conduct caused your injury, you may be entitled to recover damages. Common injuries resulting from negligence include automobile accidents, work accidents, injuries from a slip and fall accident, medical malpractice, injuries resulting from defective products, and animal attacks.
Motor vehicle accidents commonly result in personal injuries. One of the main issues in these types of personal injury cases is determining who is at fault. Louisiana permits people who are partially at fault to still recover damages; however, their compensation will be reduced by the percentage of responsibility. Additionally, as a passenger, you are entitled to recover compensation from not only the other parties to the accident, but also the driver of the vehicle you were in.
If you were injured at work, your injury could be caused from your employer’s failure to provide its employees with a safe work environment. For example, an employer’s duty may include providing:
Generally, if you were injured at work, you would file a Workers’ Compensation claim. A Donaldsonville Personal Injury Lawyer at the Law Offices of J. Price McNamara can help you review your claim to get you the compensation you need.
Owners of property also have an obligation to people on their property. They must be aware of any dangers or hazards on their property and, if any, either remedy or provide adequate warning signs of those dangers and hazards. Owners are held liable if they:
A medical malpractice claim arises if your injury was caused by your medical professional’s incompetence or unreasonable medical care. There are three factors in determining whether you have a viable medical malpractice claim:
Your Donaldsonville personal injury lawyer can argue improper diagnosis if:
Your Donaldsonville personal injury lawyer can argue a lack of informed consent if your medical professional:
Your Donaldsonville personal injury lawyer will argue a mistake in treatment if:
There are some statutory situations where Louisiana holds a person strictly liable for your injuries even if that person was not negligent.
Dog owners are held strictly liable for injuries caused by the owner’s dog, including dog bites and mauling, if:
Strict liability also extends to manufacturers, who could be held responsible for your injuries if your injuries were caused by the manufacturer’s unreasonably dangerous product that was used in a reasonably anticipated manner. Products could be unreasonable dangerous:
If you were injured in an accident, you should immediately contact the Law Offices of J. Price McNamara. You only have a year from the date of your accident/injury, or when you discover a defective product caused your injury, to file suit. Call (504) 458-8455 to speak to a seasoned Donaldsonville personal injury lawyer today.
I needed an attorney with a specific specialty and Price McNamara was definitely the right choice. His representation was based on principles that are probably unsurpassed by any other attorney in the field. McNamara represents individuals, not big-money corporations, like so many others in his field of specialty. He is a consummate professional, extremely knowledgeable
I found Mr. McNamara to be practical and efficient. He did what I needed in a reasonable amount of time, keeping me well informed and with excellent results. He communicated with me clearly and on a timely basis. I will use him in the future.
I am a current client of Mr. McNamara’s. He is very accessible and responds to my emails and phone calls in a timely manner. I find him to be very professional and knowledgeable, as well as ready, willing and able to address all of my questions and/or concerns.
I am an attorney. Price represented me, and in a separate suit represented my daughter, for injuries. He moved the cases at lightning speed and obtained maximum recovery. I was grateful and surprised. I would recommend Price to anyone who wants a top-notch attorney who gets results.
I would recommend Mr. Mcnanmara to anyone at any time. He was the best attorney that my family and I came in contact with. About three years ago we had a very tragic, accidental death in our family and the company knew that it was their fault but of course tried passing the buck. Mr.
Price and Sara are great. They helped us in a time of need. Their communication was always spot on and I never felt out of the loop with what was going on with our case.
Price is very professional, honest, and reliable. Whatever he says, he will follow through with the utmost integrity. He will turn over every stone and pays close attention to even the smallest detail. I’m glad I secured his services.
Without going into the painful details regarding the reason for having to hire Price, his compassion and communication helped my family during an extremely difficult time. If you need legal help because you or a family member was injured by something or someone else, don’t hesitate to call him.
Complete the confidential form below for a free, no obligation case evaluation and we’ll tell you how we can help.
You may also call us at the number below. J. Price McNamara and his legal support team are focused on building a strong case for you.
How did we do?
Note: Your review may be shared publicly.