If you are injured by another party’s negligence, it may be necessary to file a personal injury claim to receive compensation from the at-fault party.
However, insurance companies are notorious for paying accident victims less compensation than they… Read More
When a patient is injured due the actions of a health care provider or hospital, he or she may be able to sue the hospital for medical malpractice.
Hospitals are responsible for providing quality treatment to patients and protecting them from unnecessary… Read More
Posted On behalf of Simien & Simien on Jul 11, 2018 in Automotive
A wrongful death arises when a person’s death is the result of another’s negligent, reckless or intentional actions. When this occurs, the victim’s surviving dependents may be entitled to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the at-fault party to receive… Read More
Posted On behalf of Simien & Simien on Jun 28, 2018 in Slip and Fall
If you were injured in a slip and fall accident on someone else's property, you may have a claim against the owner if his or her negligence caused your accident. For example, if the owner failed to clean up the spill you slipped on, he or she could potentially… Read More
Posted On behalf of Simien & Simien on Jun 11, 2018 in Automotive
Although many people may associate car accident claims as being filed by an injured driver, passengers may also be able to pursue compensation after a collision
However, passengers are often unaware about their rights after a car accident. This includes… Read More
Posted On behalf of Simien & Simien on May 31, 2018 in Automotive
When a vehicle strikes a pedestrian, it can result in the pedestrian suffering serious life-threatening injuries.
To reduce the risk of pedestrian-vehicle accidents, it is important to know and follow Louisiana’s pedestrian safety laws while walking… Read More
Posted On behalf of Simien & Simien on May 03, 2018 in Automotive
If you have been injured in a car accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages and pain and suffering. However, you must be able to establish through evidence that the car accident was the other driver’s fault.
Gathering… Read More
After a work-related injury or illness, you must follow a specific process to apply for workers’ compensation benefits in Louisiana. If you file your claim incorrectly, you may not receive the benefits you are entitled to.
Simien & Simien’s Baton Rouge… Read More
Every day, approximately one in 25 patients contract one or more hospital-acquired infections, according to an estimate from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
These serious, sometimes life-threatening infections can be caused by the… Read More
Workers’ compensation insurance provides compensation for medically-necessary treatment of workplace injuries. However, Louisiana has specific rules on submitting claims for payment, when payments will be made and selecting medical providers.
If you… Read More
Simien & Simien, LLC strives for perfection, and we take pride in all that we do. We are proud to have earned a trusted reputation across the United States and we are honored that thousands of clients have sought our representation in their legal affairs. Our firm consists of lawyers licensed to practice in Louisiana and Texas. In addition to these states, we provide representation to clients in various other parts of the country with proper local co-counsel associations. We maintain a trial and appellate litigation practice with an emphasis on serious injury and wrongful death resulting from industrial, vehicular, and other life-threatening or debilitating accidents. The recoveries on individual cases have varied, but we have successfully prosecuted numerous cases where our clients have received multiple million dollar recoveries in serious personal injury cases.
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