As the year draws to a close, it’s time to reflect on the record-breaking accomplishments Laborde Earles Injury Lawyers achieved in 2023. Last year was a testament to our unwavering commitment to our core values and the hard work that our team puts in every day to ensure our clients get the best results and service possible.
Over $109 Million Recovered for Our Clients
In 2023, our team recovered over $109 million for our clients, pushing our total recovered since the inception of our firm to over $1 billion. This staggering amount not only represents life-changing financial restitution for injured victims across Louisiana, but also a sense of justice and closure for those we’ve had the privilege to represent.
Rated the 25th Fastest-Growing Private Company in Louisiana
Laborde Earles injury was great for me they took care of me very fast and professional. If for any reason I need legal help they will be who I use.Client
Our firm was honored to be included in the Inc. 5000 list of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies in 2023, and was notably ranked the 25 fastest-growing company in the state. This means that we’re helping more injured victims across Louisiana than ever before get the compensation and justice they deserve.
Significant Growth in Client Intake
I thank God for Digger & David. I don’t know what we would have done if it hadn’t have been for them.Rick Smith | Client
We witnessed a remarkable 29% year-over-year increase in firm intakes, reflecting the trust and confidence people place in our firm. We are proud to be an unwavering pillar of guidance and trust for our community.
Added Two New Office Locations: New Iberia & Baton Rouge
The reassurance from Digger and his staff gave me that renewed hope that it’s going to be okay down the road.Client
2023 saw the opening of two new offices in Baton Rouge and New Iberia, bringing our total to six locations statewide. We’re now more equipped than ever to serve the entire state of Louisiana, reaffirming our commitment to accessibility and local presence.
Social Media Milestones
They treated us like no other people would. Whenever we needed something they were there for us. I put my trust in them and I don’t regret it.Client
Our digital presence flourished with an addition of 2,010 new social media followers. This growth enhances our ability to connect with our community and share valuable legal insights and firm updates.
The Viral Sensation: The Diggity Shuffle
Our new commercial, The Diggity Shuffle, was a resounding success, voted as our best commercial by our social media followers. Its popularity underscored our ability to engage with the public in innovative and entertaining ways while reinforcing our partnership with Louisiana sports teams.
Participated in 31 Community Events Across Louisiana
In line with our core values, we supported 31 events across Louisiana, reinforcing our commitment to the community. These events allowed us to give back and build stronger connections with the people we serve. They included:
- Sponsoring the World Championship Gumbo Cookoff in New Iberia
- Giving away hundreds of backpacks during Project Backpack in New Iberia, Alexandria, Marksville and Bunkie
- Giving away hundreds of bikes in Lafayette
- Stage sponsorship at Festival International
Raising Awareness and Fighting for Justice for Victims of Ozempic and Other Weight Loss & Diabetes Drugs
We were among the first firms to raise awareness about the dangers of Ozempic and other weight loss and diabetes drugs. Our firm is at the forefront of the battle, seeking justice and compensation for those who suffered severe gastrointestinal issues due to these drugs, holding pharmaceutical companies accountable.
Client Story of the Year: Rick Smith
When we reflect on the lives we had the honor to change, the story of Rick Smith, who suffered life-altering injuries from a dump truck accident, stands out. After a life-altering dump truck accident, Rick Smith was left with career-ending injuries and the loss of his home. When his case was valued at $10,000 by his first attorney, Digger and David stepped in. After refusing a $500,000 offer from the insurance company, they opted for a trial, knowing Rick deserved more. The jury declared that the defendant was 100% at fault, noting that all of Rick’s injuries were caused by the accident. Their verdict was 500 times higher than what the
As we step into 2024, Laborde Earles Injury Lawyers remains committed to excellence, growth, and above all, justice and compensation for our clients. This year has been a milestone in our journey, and we look forward to achieving more groundbreaking results in the years to come.