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Birth Injuries

Birth injuries are caused due to complications that occur during the process of a child’s delivery. More often than not, these injuries can have a lasting impact on a child’s development and are usually preventable. If your child’s injuries could have been prevented, you may have legal options.

Boat Accidents

Boating accidents happen more frequently in Southern Louisiana than many people believe. Boating is an incredibly popular hobby, but care must be taken when operating a boat, just as one would be careful in a car. Negligence is common when operating a boat.

Brain Injuries

Brain injuries can have devastating long-term implications and can require lifelong care. If you or a loved one suffered from a TBI that was caused by negligence, get in touch with our firm today.

Car Accidents

A serious car accident can cause serious injury to everyone involved. If you were injured in a crash caused by someone who was acting negligently or recklessly, you may be comforted to know that legal help is available.

Deaf Rights

Bianca | Matkins is one of the very few Deaf-friendly law firms in South Louisiana. If you need assistance with a legal matter related to having your rights as a Deaf individual violated or have a personal injury matter we can help with, a Deaf rights attorney from our firm would be happy to assist.

Distracted Driving Accidents

If you were injured in a car accident caused by someone who was driving while distracted, you have the legal right to file a lawsuit against them. Doing so may grant you peace of mind and stop further negligent behavior.

Dog Bites

A dog bite is a serious wound that can lead to further complications. If you were bitten or attacked by an animal that was unprovoked, and you feel the owner could have prevented the attack, we may be able to help you file a legal claim.

Drunk Driving Accidents

If you were injured in a car accident caused by someone who was intoxicated, you have grounds for a legal claim. We’re experienced in handling drunk driving accident claims and are prepared to fight for your rights.

Medical Malpractice

If you were caused harm or suffered due to the negligence of a medical professional, you may be able to file a medical malpractice lawsuit against the individual or institute that allowed the negligence to occur.

Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle accidents often cause serious injuries. If you were injured in a car vs. motorcycle crash and believe the accident could have been prevented, we encourage you to get in touch with Bianca | Matkins today. We may be able to help.

Negligent Security

If you were injured or suffered due to a violent crime that happened at a business or establishment that could have prevented the crime with better security measures, it may be in your best interest to speak to a negligent security lawyer who can tell you your legal options.

Nursing Home Abuse

No one should have to endure abuse or neglect in a nursing home. If you feel that a loved one is being neglected or abused in their long-term care facility, you may have grounds for legal action. We can help you protect your loved one.

Pedestrian Accidents

A pedestrian accident lawyer from our firm may be able to file a lawsuit on your behalf if you were injured in a car vs. pedestrian accident and the driver was negligent behind the wheel.

Premises Liability

Premises liability is an area of law that protects visitors who are injured on property belonging to another person or group. Property owners have an obligation to keep their premises safe for visitors. If you feel this duty was breached, get in touch with us.

Product Liability

Product liability is an area of law that protects consumers from product manufacturers who are negligent and allow their goods to be sold while defective or otherwise dangerous. If you were harmed by a product that was used as intended, we may be able to help.

Slip and Fall Accidents

Slip and fall accidents can cause devastating injuries. Property owners have a responsibility to keep visitors safe from falling and injuring themselves. Suffering from a slip and fall may be grounds for legal action.

Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal cord injuries are some of the most serious injuries anyone can experience. Many victims require lifelong care. If someone you love suffered a spinal cord injury that was caused by the negligence of another, help may be available.

Truck Accidents

Truck accidents often cause serious injuries due to the sheer weight and volume of most commercial trucks. Get in touch with our firm today if you or a loved one was injured in a truck accident that could have and should have been prevented.

Industrial Accidents

Workplaces are required to take certain measures to keep employees from becoming injured in an industrial accident. Our attorneys may be able to assist if you were injured in an on-the-job accident that could have been prevented.

Wrongful Death

If you’ve lost a loved one due to an accident or incident that could have been prevented, our lawyers may be able to file a wrongful death claim on behalf of your loved one. Choosing to take legal action may bring closure to an unneeded tragedy.

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Call us or fill out the form below to schedule a free and confidential case evaluation where we’ll hear your story and help you understand your legal options, advising you on what steps you can take next. If we can help with the next steps required, we will be happy to do so.

Legal & Firm News

Symptoms To Look for After a Fall

Accidents happen every day throughout Baton Rouge. Unfortunately, falls are some of the most common injury incidents that occur.   It’s best not to assume you’re okay after a fall. Instead, you’ll want to monitor for signs of potential injuries, whether you have slipped on a wet floor or tripped in a parking lot or an […]

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Is Medical Malpractice Civil or Criminal?

While anyone can make a mistake,  ones that medical practitioners make can have significant adverse consequences for patient health. Fortunately, Louisiana law allows patients who suffer additional injuries, develop further illnesses, or die while under the care of a healthcare provider to take legal action by filing a medical malpractice case against the party whose […]

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How To Look Up an Accident Report in Louisiana 

According to data collected from Louisiana State University (LSU), in 2022, traffic accidents cost the residents here in the Bayou State $10.65 billion. That breaks down to around $3,439 for each person. Those collisions resulted in injuries, property damage, and fatalities. A report should be generated for every crash, especially one involving injuries. That document […]

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