For more than 40 years, the Lamothe Law Firm in New Orleans has maintained a national reputation for excellence in catastrophic injury litigation. We focus on representing severely injured victims and the surviving families of those killed in accidents of all kinds. Our broad scope of litigation includes product liability and serious auto accidents as well as truck, motorcycle, industrial, construction, workplace, maritime, offshore and aviation accidents.
We investigate your case very carefully to make sure that every potential defendant is identified and included in your lawsuit. More than just simple negligence actions, we bring suits against responsible manufacturers, distributors and government agencies, and other wrongdoers to make sure that you and your family get all the compensation you deserve.
Some of the types of catastrophic injury cases we handle:
Spinal cord injuries: If you or someone you care about has been seriously hurt in an accident that resulted in a spinal cord injury, we can help. We understand the difficulty of dealing with paraplegia or quadriplegia. We can help you make the transition to life with a disability resulting from spinal cord injury.
Traumatic brain injury: We represent victims of moderate to severe brain injury, working with neurosurgeons, neuropsychologists, psychiatrists, vocational and life care planning experts to build strong and convincing cases that get results. We have a team of experts ready to build your case and get the results you deserve.
Acquired brain injury: At Lamothe Law Firm, we help victims of brain injuries caused by interrupted flow of blood or oxygen to the brain. Our clients are people who have been injured by chemical exposure, electrical shock, fumes or near-drowning.
Burn injuries: Our attorneys represent victims of serious burn injuries. We are aware of the intense pain, intensive care, surgery and convalescence that burn injury victims experience, and we are dedicated to helping burn injury victims get the compensation they need and deserve.
Amputation: Regardless of the accident involved, the loss of a limb, an eye or a hand is a life-changing experience. At the Lamothe Law Firm, our New Orleans personal injury attorneys take effective legal action.
Wrongful death: We also represent the surviving families of people killed in accidents of all kinds including plane crashes, car accidents, truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, maritime accidents, offshore accidents, industrial or workplace accidents.
Blindness: When a person loses his eyesight, it dramatically changes his life. We are aware of the dramatic differences in life that blindness or partial blindness brings. We take aggressive action to maximize your recovery.
Crush injuries: Crush injuries can produce serious injury or death. At the Lamothe Law Firm, our New Orleans personal injury attorneys take effective legal action to represent victims of crush injuries.