FAQs

Do I need a lawyer?

Absolutely, if you want to recover a fair amount for all of the damages owed to you. Insurance companies employ adjustors who are trained and supervised to minimize the amount they pay on claims. Their loyalty is to their employer and shareholders. They look out for their best interest, not yours. For example, did you [...]

What is Redhibition?

Redhibition is unique to Louisiana. Under Louisiana “redhibition” laws a seller warrants to you that the vehicle is free from defects and vices. A defect is redhibitory when it renders the vehicle useless or so inconvenient that you would not have purchased the vehicle had you know of the defect at the time of sale.

What damages can I recover under “Redhibition”?

Depending upon the nature and the severity of the defect, you may be entitled to: Rescission of the sale, which would include the purchase price, interest and costs to maintain the vehicle; or Reduction of purchase price which is the difference in the amount you paid for the vehicle and what a reasonable person would [...]

What to do if you have been injured offshore?

Report the injury. Complete an incident report. Make sure the information contained in the incident report is accurate and true to the best of your knowledge. Do NOT sign a blank incident report or one completed by a company official. If your job is threatened because of your refusal to sign a blank report or [...]

Am I a Jones Act Seaman ?

Jones Act Seamen can sue their employer for work-related injuries caused by the employer’s negligence. Qualifying as a Jones Act Seaman can greatly increase your rights to recovery of damages for an injury related to your maritime employment. To qualify as a seaman under the Jones act you must have a substantial connection to a [...]

How much do you charge for a personal injury case?

Our fees are contingent upon recovering for you. If we do not make a recovery on your behalf, then you do not owe us any fees. If we make a recovery on your behalf, then our fee is a percentage of the gross amounts recovered on your behalf. It is simple, we win and we [...]