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New Orleans Automobile Accident Attorneys

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Known as trailblazers in the fight for justice, our automotive accident settlements top seven-figures and we remain committed to victims who’ve suffered at the hands of negligent drivers. Let the respected lawyers at The Brandner Law Firm put their experience and success to work for you.

If you or a loved one has been involved in a car accident, call us immediately for a free case evaluation and legal guidance. Our clients are our number one priority, and you pay nothing until we win or settle your case.


Auto accidents happen—every day. It can be frightening if you don’t know where to turn for car or truck accident assistance following a collision, but Brandner Law Firm is here to provide you the resources you need to fight for your rights.

Were you hit by another driver who was being careless behind the wheel? You could be entitled to compensation for your pain and suffering.

Types of Car Accidents We Specialize In

When you get into your car every day, you place a lot of trust in your car, your skills, and the people with whom you share the road. As a driver or pedestrian, you face many dangers, including but not limited to:

  • Uninsured motorist accidents
  • Drunk driving crashes
  • Accidents due to poorly marked intersections or roads
  • Head-on collisions
  • Hit-and-run accidents
  • Rush hour traffic collisions
  • Fatigued driving accidents

No matter how carefully you drive, you cannot predict what other drivers will do. Even the most minor of car accidents can be overwhelming and stressful. Collecting witness information after an accident, making an insurance claim, and coordinating repairs can be time consuming and confusing. 

Car Accident Facts:

According to the NHTSA:

  • In 2012, there were over 30,000 deaths in traffic accidents, and around 92 people died per day in a car crash
  • In 2012, over 30% of all fatal accidents involve alcohol
  • Each year over 2 million people are injured in a car accident
  • Almost 135 million cars drive on streets, roads, and interstates in this country every day
  • When you talk on the phone while driving, your likelihood of being involved in a car accident is increased by 400%

Common Auto Accident Injuries

Victims of auto accidents can suffer a wide range of injuries. Depending on the victim’s position within the vehicle, the speed and position of the car when the collision occurred and several other factors, victims may sustain any of the following common car accident injuries:

  • Broken bones
  • Head injury
  • Lacerations
  • Psychological damage
  • Soft tissue damage
  • Whiplash
  • Wrist fracture

Even if you are not at fault for the accident, costs like deductibles and rental fees can add up. When injuries are involved, the situation becomes much more complicated. Long after your car is fixed and you are back on the road, you could be dealing with the aftermath of the crash.

Causes of Vehicle Collision

rollover accident lawyers, LouisianaA car accident can happen at any time and usually without warning. However, there are a number of scenarios that very often end in a crash, such as:

  • Distracted driving
  • Texting drivers
  • DUI/ DWI or driving while under the influence of drugs/ alcohol
  • Failure to obey traffic signs and signals
  • Driver fatigue/ drowsy driving

After an accident it is critical that you contact an attorney to determine whether you have a valid legal claim before important evidence is lost.

Insurance Legalities

Many of us have insurance carriers we trust. Law firms often demonize the insurance industry. While some insurance companies deserve it, many are simply doing business. It is true that many insurance adjusters are honest and caring people who want to help you recover. Their job is to address claims in a manner that solves your problem while saving their company money.

Unfortunately, you may have expenses beyond repairing or replacing your car and paying your medical bills. If you are the primary earner or a contributor to your household income, your inability to work may have lasting financial consequences.

Choosing Your Own LA Legal Team

You don't have to face the insurance companies alone. These companies have their own legal teams, which can be intimidating. A New Orleans car accident lawyer can help you prepare your Louisiana auto claim, and won't be afraid to go to trial to fight for the compensation you deserve.

If you have been injured in a New Orleans or Metairie area car wreck as a driver or pedestrian, you have many personal injury lawyers from which to choose. There is no reason to choose just any law firm. Your case should be prepared and handled as a priority. At Brandner Law Firm in New Orleans, auto accident attorney Michael Brandner knows how important your case is to you, and it is just as important to him.

An experienced trial lawyer, Michael believes in an up-front and honest approach to working with his clients. He will keep you involved and informed throughout your case, and will work tirelessly to ensure that you receive justice.

To schedule a complimentary consultation, contact Michael Brandner and his team today,
or call toll-free 866.207.5437 or 504.552.5000 locally now.

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866.207.5437
Local 504.552.5000