Lafayette, LA (PRWEB) August 29, 2012
J.D. Williams & Associates, APLC, is now located at 1313 Lafayette St. in Lafayette, having moved from its previous location at 108 West Congress in the same city. While the firm has changed its locale, it still continues in its mission to provide high-quality service to its clients. The firm handles personal injury and criminal defense cases. A few of examples of the types of cases the firm might handle include those involving car and truck accidents, catastrophic injuries, products liability, medical malpractice, offshore/maritime injuries, workers’ compensation, murder, drug crimes, DUIs and much more.
For personal injury cases, the firm’s attorneys help their clients as they identify areas of negligence and attempt recover the maximum level of compensation for their losses. Those losses could include medical expenses, lost wages, physical pain, emotional distress and more. For criminal defense cases, the firm’s attorneys focus on protecting clients’ rights when they are accused of crimes.
Jermaine D. Williams, the firm’s founding attorney, has notable experience in criminal law. He is a former Assistant District Attorney for the 15th Judicial District, an area that includes the Parishes of Acadia, Lafayette and Vermilion in Louisiana. He held the post from 2003 to 2005. After leaving the district attorney’s office and becoming a private practice attorney, his turned his focus toward helping those wrongly accused of crimes. Throughout his career, he has also become highly experienced in handling many different types of personal injury cases.
Cornelius D. Williams, Jr., another attorney at the firm, has served in unique roles as well. He has served for several years as a special prosecutor for the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Justice, and he has held the title of Chief of the Criminal Division. The attorney has been involved in trial preparation and has handled a variety of case types, including white collar, medical malpractice, criminal, appellate litigation and vertical litigation. He has more recently run for the position of Jefferson County District Attorney.
J.D. Williams & Associates offers its clients 20 years of combined experience through its attorneys. Those seeking help on their cases related to personal injuries or criminal charges can count on the attorneys’ specialized experience in their fields. Having strong attorneys becomes especially vital when facing challengers such as insurance companies and businesses. J.D. Williams & Associates is available to help.
J.D. Williams & Associates, APLC, is a personal injury and criminal defense law firm in Lafayette, Louisiana that focuses on providing personal service to each of its clients, treating them as individuals and not just as cases. The firm’s attorneys have more than 20 years of combined experience. They hold BV peer review ratings by Martindale-Hubbell®, which reflects a high level of general ethical standards and legal ability. The attorneys are also members of the American Association for Justice and various other professional organizations. To find out more about how an attorney from JD Williams & Associates can serve as an asset in your case, visit http://www.jdwilliamslawfirm.com.