Accident and Injury

Recreational Boating Accidents

At the Charbonnet Law Firm, we represent local and out-of-state clients in personal injury and wrongful death litigation resulting from recreational boating accidents. For a free consultation about your legal options in the aftermath of a boat accident, contact one of our offices in New Orleans and Metairie.

Do You Have A Federal Claim?

While most boat accident claims will be resolved under Louisiana negligence law, our familiarity with federal admiralty jurisdiction and maritime law allows us to investigate and evaluate your case for the possibility of a federal claim. We’ll advise you as to the advantages and disadvantages of every legal alternative we present. Our recommendations will always be based on what’s best for you and your family under your own unique circumstances, and our overall goal is to maximize the value of your personal injuryor wrongful death claim.

Litigating A Variety Of Boating Accidents

Our New Orleans boat accident attorneys advise and represent clients with boat accident claims involving small craft and personal watercraft such as the following:

  • Sea-Doos, Jet Skis, or Waverunners
  • Bass boats and other fishing boats
  • Water ski boats
  • Cabin cruisers and runabouts
  • Pirogues, canoes and other bayou boats
  • Scuba diving accidents
  • Spear fishing accidents

Whether your accident occurred along the Gulf, on the Mississippi, on Lake Pontchartrain or on a Louisiana bayou, our lawyers have the experience with boat accident claims that can help you recover the compensation you need for medical expenses, time away from work, and pain and suffering.

Injured On The Water In Louisiana? We Can Help.

We not only work toward the resolution of your legal claims on favorable terms, we also work closely with you and your family to make sure that you have everything you need in terms of diagnostics and testing, medical care and rehabilitative services. Contact an experienced personal injury lawyer at the Charbonnet Law Firm for more information about our approach to client service in boat accident litigation.

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