After having a few drinks, drunk drivers get behind the wheel in an attempt to make it home. In the best case scenarios, their negligent actions don’t hurt anyone. In the worst case scenarios, they weave across lanes of traffic, side swipe cars, hit pedestrians and cause auto accidents. If you or your loved one was injured in a car accident caused by a drunk driver, it is important to contact a Lafayette drunk driving accident lawyer that can help you hold the negligent party accountable and pursue punitive damages.
At Brandt & Sherman, LLP, you can find an experienced and dedicated Lafayette car accident attorney that works with clients in Lafayette and throughout Louisiana who were injured by drunk drivers. We know it is challenging to watch a loved one suffer, but if the injuries were caused by someone who should not have even been on the road, it is understandable to feel anger, denial and a mix of other feelings. When you contact us, we can pursue punitive damages on your behalf. This serves as punishment for the heinous act of driving while intoxicated.
Contact an Experienced New Orleans DUI Accident Injury Attorney
Because drunk driving is such a heinous crime, there are numerous organizations that exist to draw attention to the dangers and consequences of drunk driving. Although these organizations mean well, they can be too aggressive with their marketing and recruiting. When you are in the hospital with your loved one, that is not the right time for organizations to call asking for support. A Lafayette drunk driving accident lawyer at the firm will understand the delicate nature of the situation, and we can work with you on your timeline to address the most important matters and the appropriate times.
Our team of lawyers have more than 50 years of combined legal experience helping individuals find the justice they deserve. If you are looking to bring justice to your situation, contact us online or call 337-326-4315 to schedule your free initial consultation with an experienced personal injury lawyer at Brandt & Sherman, LLP.