L. Clayton Burgess
Attorney L. Burgess is Member of The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess - Lake Charles, a law firm in Lake Charles, LA. As a lawyer in Lake Charles, Louisiana, attorney Burgess serves Calcasieu County, as well as clients throughout Louisiana.
Areas of Practice
- Auto Accident
- Brain Injury
- Civil Rights
- Medical Malpractice
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Personal Injury
- Sexual Harassment
- Workers' Compensation
Admitted to Practice Law
- Louisiana Bar 1994
- Texas Bar 2001
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- the State Bar of Louisiana,
- the State Bar of Texas,
- the Association of Trial Lawyers of America,
- the Lafayette Bar Association.
L. Clayton Burgess opened his own practice in 1999. He is an impressive trial advocate as he has successfully tried and won numerous large dollar verdicts. He has been included on lists such as “America’s Premier Lawyers” and has appeared in articles such as Forbes and Newsweek. His success comes as a result of his tireless devotion to his clients’ causes.
He handles complex personal injury, wrongful death, admiralty, and employment law. He has significant appellate and motion practice experience against large companies. He is admitted to practice in Louisiana and Texasas well as the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. In addition, he is admitted in the Eastern, Western, and Middle Districts of Louisiana and the Southern District of Texas.
He was formerly on the Board of Governors for the Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association and a member of the following organizations: the State Bar of Louisiana, the State Bar of Texas, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, and the Lafayette Bar Association.
He attended college at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. After receiving a Bachelor of Science from the University of Arizona in 1991, he attended the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University. He was a semi-finalist in the 1993-1994 Louisiana State University Flory Trial Competition and went on to receive his Juris Doctor in 1994.
The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess - Lake Charles
702 Kirby St.
Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess - Lake Charles was founded in 1997. Since its founding, The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess - Lake Charles has grown to a size of 12 attorneys. The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess - Lake Charles is located in Calcasieu County Louisiana.
Dog Bite, Medical Malpractice, Bicycle Accidents, Bus Accidents, Car Accidents, Commercial Vehicle Accidents, Drunk Driving Accidents, Head-on Collisions, Hit and Run Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Motor Vehicle Defects, Pedestrian Accidents, Rear-end Collisions, Road Construction Accidents, SUV Rollover Accidents, Trucking Accidents