Jason M. Welborn is a lifelong resident of Louisiana and the proud father of 3 children. He practices exclusively in the area of personal injury and has dedicated his career to helping persons injured as a result of an accident. Over the past 13 years, he has helped hundreds of injured persons fight for their legal right to receive compensation for their injuries. He prides himself on personal service, aggressive representation and professional advocacy. His dedication to injured Louisiana residents has earned him lifetime recognition by the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and a Preeminent AV rating by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating in Legal Ability and Ethical Standards an attorney can obtain. During the course of his practice, he has successful handled many complex multiparty cases including Helicopter Crashes, 18-wheeler Accidents, Jones Act Claims, Auto Accidents, Airboat Accidents, Oil Well Blowouts, Brain Injuries and various Offshore Accidents. His personal goal is to ensure that each client gets his personal attention to receive justice from the at fault parties.
Consider the following:
Comfort Level - Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information? Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?
Credentials - How long has the lawyer been in practice? Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?
Cost - How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee? Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?
City - Is the lawyer's office conveniently located?
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