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Gordon McKernan Answers Car Wreck FAQs


At Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys, we have handled over 117 cases with a verdict or settlement of over $1 million each. Our firm has been able to help many people across Louisiana, and with over 300 years of combined experience, we have received many common questions related to car wreck cases. Read more to find answers for your important questions …

Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys Hosts 2018 Bike Giveaway


Each year, Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys looks forward to celebrating the holidays with our local communities during the firm’s annual bike giveaway. In 2018, we gave over 450 free bikes, Xboxes and Christmas gifts across the following cities we serve: Baton Rouge: 104 bikes, 5 Xboxes and other presents for various families Lafayette: 95 bikes Shreveport: 103 bikes Lake Charles: …

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Dangers of Holiday Drunk Driving


As the holiday season approaches, we await the rush of festivities and excitement that comes along with this cheery time of year. Holiday parties quickly book your calendar, where it’s almost expected to indulge in pumpkin pie and holiday cocktails. In the midst of all the fun spent with loved ones or baking your favorite holiday treat, this inviting season …

Submissions Open for Bike Giveaway 2018


We’re kicking off the most wonderful time of the year with our annual bike giveaway! Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys will be giving away 450 bicycles across separate events in Alexandria, Shreveport, Monroe, Lafayette, Lake Charles, Hammond, and Baton Rouge. Participants are welcome to submit a form online now through Dec. 12 to be entered in the giveaway (Baton Rouge and …

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“Ride for a Cure” Provides Over 2,000 FREE Bus Rides


On Monday, October 15, Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys provided over 2,000 FREE bus rides during Ride for a Cure in Baton Rouge and Shreveport. Bus fares paid by Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys will be matched in donations to Susan G. Komen and American Cancer Society for awareness, treatment, and research for breast cancer and other types of cancer. In Baton …

“Ride for a Cure” to Match Free Bus Rides in Donations


We’ve all been affected by cancer. Ride for a Cure is a team effort to support Susan G. Komen and the American Cancer Society so that someday, no family will lose a loved one to cancer. Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys, Shreveport Area Transit System (SporTran), Capital Area Transit System (CATS), and Lamar Advertising Company have partnered with Susan G. Komen …

Why Hire a Personal Injury Attorney?


The law is a complicated system that requires expertise and know-how. The consequences of trying to handle the big insurance companies on your own with the potential of court costs may end up costing more than hiring a lawyer in the first place. Having a skilled, experienced attorney can help assure that your case goes smoothly. Hiring Legal Help for …

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Safer Roads: Texting and Driving Laws in Louisiana


Texting and driving accidents are the leading cause of death for teens, and it is the cause for 64 percent (more than half) of road accidents that happen in the U.S. Our state government has been actively passing texting and driving laws in Louisiana and increasing fines to make local roads safer. Distracted driving laws aim to prevent texting and …

Maritime and Offshore Accident Attorney serving Lake Charles


Being a Gulf state, Louisiana is home to several oil, gas, and maritime industry sites. Though these resources offer many jobs to seamen, derrickmen, divers, floorhands, boat captains, roustabouts, drillers, these hazardous work environments can cause severe injuries to its important employees that require a maritime attorney’s help. Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys Lake Charles understand the stress as well as …