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Why Choose a Local Attorney?

If you or a loved one are injured through no fault of your own, you should consult an attorney as soon as possible to protect your rights and seek fair compensation. However, did you know that it’s important that you choose a local attorney? That’s because a local attorney will provide you with a number of distinct advantages, including the following.

  • Local Connections – A local attorney knows the right people in the community to aid in a successful legal action. From police officers to judges, prosecutors, court clerks and many others involved in the legal process – a good local attorney has the connections to give you an advantage.
  • Knowing the Rules – Most people are not aware that every court has its own particular rules of practice. An experienced local attorney understands the rules of the court and the proper way to conduct a case. An out-of-town attorney does not have the same knowledge pertaining to the local court.
  • Reputation in the Community – A good local attorney will have built a strong reputation in the local community as well as the legal community. It’s important that the attorney you choose has high regard within the court and is respected in the community. An attorney from out of town cannot offer this type of advantage.
  • Convenience – A local attorney will be available to meet with you regularly and has offices that are usually only minutes away from your home. The same cannot be said for out-of-town lawyers. Having to drive an hour or more to meet with your lawyer is inconvenient and can make the entire legal process more stressful for you.

Local Attorneys You Can Trust

The experienced attorneys at Morrow, Gates and Morrow have successfully handled hundreds of personal injury cases in St. Landry Parish and the surrounding areas. If you or a loved one are injured and need legal assistance, contact us today at (337) 942-6529 – we’ll be with you every step of the way and work hard to get you the compensation you deserve.

Our Personal Injury Attorneys

James "Jim" S Gates, Personal Injury Attorney
John Michael Morrow,Jr, Personal Injury Attorney
William "Will" P Morrow, Personal Injury Attorney

Contact us right away by phone (337) 942-6529 after any personal injury. Morrow, Gates & Morrow, LLC. can review your case and help you get compensated and hold the other party responsible.

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