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What Can Cause a Big Truck Accident?


Big truck accidents happen often among drivers on major transportation hubs, and the results are usually no less than devastating. The effects of an accident with an 18-wheeler can be extreme when compared to a wreck involving another ordinary vehicle. In terms of a big truck or big rig, we mean 18-wheelers, dump trucks, chemical trucks, tractor-trailers, flatbeds, delivery trucks, …

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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 …

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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 …

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 …

Healthy Life Style Choices – Do What You Love


Kim is an employee with Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys.  She began a journey 4.5 years ago.  At 44 years old and 50 pounds overweight, Kim had a desire for change. She began setting goals and believing she could achieve her goals.  During the first year, Kim successfully lost 50 pounds!  Now she was on the way to build muscle.  For …

Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys Lake Charles Has Officially Opened


Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys Lake Charles is officially open for business! Our experienced attorneys are here to provide the people of Lake Charles and the surrounding communities with the legal expertise to handle a range of personal injury cases. We are aggressive in recovering full compensation for your injuries and losses, taking on the large corporations for you. Our team …

Celebrating Black History Month


February is a time for us to celebrate the achievements of African Americans and the central role of they played in the history of the United States. As a way of recognizing and celebrating the accomplishments of local African American business owners, we are giving away gift cards that can be used at their businesses. These gift cards will be …

If You Were Hurt in a Car Accident, Hire a Shreveport Car Accident Lawyer Today


While most car accidents may only disrupt a victim’s day for a few terrifying moments, the lingering physical, emotional, and financial effects on one’s life can span years with the wrong car accident lawyer. Were you a victim of a car accident in Shreveport, LA? Hire Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys today to lessen the long term effects of your automobile …

Veterans Flag Raising & Fundraiser Ceremony


On November 10, 2017, Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys raised the American flag in honor of our veterans and as a celebration to the end of our Veterans Fundraiser with Fisher House Foundation. We set out with a goal to raise $50,000 for our veterans and were extremely excited to have been able to raise over $100,000, including the firm’s $25,000 …