Pursuing Fair Compensation for Maritime Accident Victims and Their Families
At Domengeaux Wright Roy & Edwards, L.L.C., a substantial part of our practice is dedicated to representing clients who have been injured and those who have lost loved ones in maritime accidents in Louisiana, along the Gulf Coast and worldwide.
Our attorneys have the experience and resources to aggressively pursue Jones Act claims on behalf of seamen and their families, as well as other admiralty, maritime, personal injury, wrongful death and workers’ compensation claims.
Experienced at Handling All Types of Maritime Accident Claims and Jones Act Claims
If you have been injured in an accident on a waterborne vessel or offshore platform, your legal options will depend on your employment status, the exact location of your accident and other factors. Our firm frequently helps clients pursue claims for the following types of accidents:
• Offshore drilling vessel accidents
• Inland drilling vessel accidents
• Personal watercraft accidents
• Supply and crew boat accidents
• Tug and barge accidents
• Lay barge accidents
• Dredge accidents
• Inland water and river accidents
• Commercial diving accidents
• Offshore injuries
• Boat and vessel accidents
• Barge accidents and injuries
• Drilling and workover accidents
• Commercial fisherman claims
• Boating under the influence
• Deck hand injury claims
• Offshore explosions
• Maritime product liability
Our attorneys have obtained many significant verdicts and settlements and have been recognized by our peers in Louisiana and beyond with honors such as inclusion in U.S. News and World Report’s Best Law Firms 2012 and The Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.
Our firm handles most maritime cases on a contingency fee basis. If you retain us, you will not pay us any fees or costs unless and until we are successful at helping you get compensation. To schedule a free initial consultation, please contact us at our offices in Lafayette at 800-375-6186 or by e-mail.