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If you’re here at this website, it’s likely that you or someone you love has been seriously injured due to the wrongdoing of someone else – or at the hands of an uncaring business. Or even worse, a loved one has been killed. If that is the case, I’d like to explain how we can help you.

My name is Mike Gertler.  I am a managing partner and one of the founders of the Gertler Law Firm – a New Orleans Louisiana Personal Injury Law Firm.

Our firm is large enough to go toe-to-toe with big companies, yet small enough that we still offer personal service to our clients.

New Orleans Injury Attorney

For more than 35 years, this firm has successfully represented thousands of victims and families pursuing injury and wrongful death claims – not just in New Orleans and Metairie, but throughout the state of Louisiana, the Southeast and the country.

Need Professional Help With Your Injury or Accident Legal Matter?

Then contact the Gertler Law Firm for your FREE Consultation at 504-581-6411.

  • We really do welcome your call.
  • We will gladly talk with you over the phone without charge.
  • During the day, we’ll return your call promptly if we are not available when you call.
  • We will not pressure you in any way.
  • We make sure you don’t make the mistake of hiring the wrong injury attorney by giving you a Free copy of our popular guide – How To Choose A New Orleans Personal Injury Attorney.
  • And if for some reason we can’t help you, we will try to refer you to someone who may be able to help… that’s our promise to you.

In fact, on behalf of our clients, we have successfully obtained more than $100 million either through settlement proceedings or at trial for the injury victims we represented.  As you can imagine, based on those numbers, we’ve been very effective in helping our clients.  And we’ll strive to obtain excellent results for you.

As an Injury Attorney in New Orleans, I know that all injury victims and their families have many unanswered questions, such as:

  • How do I pay for a personal injury attorney?
  • How I am going to replace my lost wages if I miss work?
  • Can I receive compensation for my lost wages?
  • I have large hospital bills – How am I going to pay for them?
  • How will I make my house payment?
  • Who will take care of my children?
  • If I can’t work, will I lose my job?
  • What am I supposed to do if I’ve lost a spouse or family member?

If these types of questions, and others, are keeping you up at night, we’d like to help.

As New Orleans Personal Injury Attorneys, our sole purpose is helping injury victims, or survivors, receive the benefits and compensation they deserve.

Just below, you’ll see a list of injuries and accident areas we can help you with.  Keep in mind, these are not the only personal injury cases we handle.  Our law firm is ready to assist you with your specific injury or accident.

  • Mesothelioma is a rare cancer almost exclusively caused by asbestos exposure.
  • A lawsuit filed on behalf of a victim who was killed as a result of negligence or other type of unjust action is referred to as Wrongful Death Claim.
  • Injury or damage sustained during the birthing process, to either the baby or the mother, can be pursued by a Birth Injury lawsuit.
  • Head Injury / Brain Injuries: Traumatic Brain Injury/TBI is usually the result of a sudden, violent blow to the head which causes the brain to collide with the inside of the skull.
  • Manufacturers, distributors, suppliers, retailers, and others who make products available to the public are held responsible for the injuries those products cause.
  • Toxic Mold:
    The toxic varieties of mold give off harmful substances that can cause health problems as a result of exposure.
  • Rail Road/Train Accidents:
    Rail Road accidents often result in devastating injuries to railroad workers, passengers and innocent bystanders.
  • Medical Malpractice:
    Failure of a medical professional to meet the standard of accepted medical practices which causes serious personal injury or wrongful death.
  • Medical Negligence:
    Occurs when a healthcare provider such as a doctor, hospital, HMO, nurse, other individual or entity licensed to provide medical care or treatment does something that falls below the standard of care in the community.
  • Nursing Home Abuse:
    Abuse that occurs in nursing homes such as physical abuse, neglect or verbal/emotional abuse.
  • Nursing Home Negligence:
    Negligent actions taken against residents such as physical or drug abuse, psychological abuse, financial and sex crimes.
  • Electrical & Construction Related
    Burn Injuries:
    Often a result of electrocution or chemical exposure to those employed in the construction industry, manufacturing industry and the electrician trades.
  • Industrial Accidents & Injuries:
    Industrial and manufacturing sites are notorious for accidents where workers and contractors are injured or killed due to faulty machinery, explosions, electrical shock and other accidents.
  • Offshore Injury/Oil Rig Injuries:
    Injuries that occur at sea while working on an oil rig, oil drilling ship, semisubmersible, crew boat, or oil supply ship are protected by the Jones Act.
  • Shoulder Pain Pump Injuries:
    Pain Pumps used to minimize post-operative pain after arthroscopic shoulder surgery can cause cause painful and irreversible damage.
  • Defective Hip Replacement:
    Johnson & Johnson has recalled parts used in hip replacements.  Find out if you have a claim in New Orleans or elsewhere in Louisiana.
  • Dog & Animal Bites:
    A dog bite can carry disease and even cause death. It needs to be taken seriously by competent professionals.
  • Motorcycle Accident:
    Motorcycle accident injuries and lawsuits need careful evaluation and litigation experience.
  • Defective Knee Implants: Defective Knee Implants or incorrect procedures by your doctor can lead to long-term pain, loss of quality of life and additional surgeries.
  • Defective Hip Implants: Failed Hip Implants are extremely painful. Find out what rights you have if you’re struggling after this procedure.
  • Succession: A solid succession plan details what happens to your assets upon your death.
  • Wills: A properly structured will is the start of a solid Succession Plan.
  • Chiropractor Malpractice: Chiropractor treatment many times leads to serious injuries, even a stroke. Find out what your options are if you or a family member has been injured.

Contacting a New Orleans Injury Lawyer is really very simple – all you need to do is pick up the phone and give us a call.

Please call our office at 504-581-6411…. if the call is long distance, use our toll-free number at 877-581-6411.

The call or meeting is confidential – and absolutely FREE.

And if we pursue your personal injury case, this firm operates on a contingency fee basis – meaning we do not charge for our services unless we secure a settlement for you or are successful in the courtroom.  You will also not have to pay for any costs or expenses related to your case if there is no award or settlement.

I thank you for visiting our website…. and if you need the help of an experienced and successful New Orleans Personal Injury Attorney, please do call.