Every year, millions of people fly on airplanes and helicopters in the United States. While the odds of an aviation accident are very small compared to those in motor vehicle travel, several thousand passengers and crew are injured every year, and dozens are killed, according to the National Transportation Safety Board.
The Law Office of Jamie D. Parker has pursued justice for aviation accident victims and their families for many years in Lafayette and throughout Louisiana.
When injuries result from an accident on an aircraft or in an airport, the insurance companies that cover the responsible parties immediately put their team of attorneys to work to limit their liability. That is why if you are injured in an aviation accident, it is essential that you find an experienced aviation accident attorney to preserve evidence and protect your rights. Failure to act promptly may limit your legal options.
I have the resources and knowledge to protect my clients. I am respected by those I represent and colleagues in the legal community for my perseverance and my results.
I preserve evidence, obtain or safeguard flight and maintenance records, interview witnesses, and get to the root cause of the accident.
I understand aviation laws and the requirements for proving liability. And I have reputable engineering, accident reconstruction, aviation and medical experts to assist with these complex cases.
I negotiate and, when necessary, litigate to ensure aircraft accident victims are made as whole as possible.
My experience includes aviation accidents involving:
These crashes can be caused by:
When you retain my services, I take meticulous steps to secure a negotiated settlement or an appropriate jury award at trial.