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Firm Overview

Your Dedicated Lake Charles Lawyer

Thomas E. Townsley strives every day to help people whose lives have been affected by the negligent act of another – a doctor, employer, driver, landlord or manufacturer.

Mr. Townsley always tries to settle your case out of court first but will not hesitate to take a case to trial if it is in your best interest. He aggressively fights for your rights and interests, from your free initial consultation until the resolution of your legal matter. Mr. Townsley relentlessly pursues the needed compensation for:

  • Medical expenses
  • Lost wages and future wages
  • Loss of companionship
  • Pain and suffering
  • Future medical treatment
  • Property damage
  • Funeral expenses
  • Punitive damages

Mr. Townsley provides focused and experienced representation in the following areas:

  • 18-wheeler accidents
  • Auto accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Offshore, marine and maritime accidents
  • Burns and explosions
  • Industrial accidents
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Social Security disability
  • Products liability
  • Premises liability
  • Dog bites

Successfully Serving Clients in Louisiana

Mr. Townsley has earned the respect of clients and the Louisiana legal community. He is honored that existing clients and other Lake Charles personal injury lawyers refer new clients. Mr. Townsley understands that he has to earn your referrals every day.

The Law Office of Thomas E. Townsley successfully serves clients in Lake Charles, Louisiana, while also focusing on Calcasieu Parish, Cameron Parish, Allen Parish, Jefferson Davis Parish, Beauregard Parish and Vernon Parish. In Louisiana, counties are called parishes.

Helping Victims of Negligence in Lake Charles, Louisiana

If you or a family member has been injured by the negligent act of another, contact Thomas E. Townsley to arrange for a free consultation.

Thomas E. Townsley – Founder

Areas of Practice  

  • Automobile accidents
  • 18-wheeler accidents
  • Burns and explosions
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Dog bites
  • Offshore, marine and maritime accidents
  • Industrial accidents
  • Social Security cases
  • Premise liability
  • Product liability

Admitted to Practice

  • Louisiana, 1994
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana, 1994
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana, 1994
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana, 1994
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

Honors and Awards 

  • Super Lawyers
  • Fellow, American Bar Foundation

Education 

  • Indiana University School of Law – Bloomington, J.D., 1993
  • Indiana University, B.A., cum laude, 1990
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Beta Gamma Sigma (Business Honorary)

Professional Memberships 

  • Southwest Louisiana Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Albert C. Tate Inns of Court
  • American Association for Justice

Biography 

  • Born in Bloomington, Indiana
  • Enjoys reading, family activities, preaching and writing