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Personal Injury Law Firm
In dollar amounts awarded per case per year, Cox, Cox, Filo, Camel & Wilson L.L.C. is one of the leading personal injury law firms in Lake Charles and in the state of Louisiana.
“If we can’t help you,
there will be no charge.”
Our attorneys have won some of the biggest judgments and settlements for clients of any firm in the state:
- $26 million jury verdict for a train accident
the highest reported award to an injured person in Louisiana history
- $10.5 million settlement for an offshore commercial dive tender injured in a crane accident
- $262 million class judgment for medical providers harmed by violations of the state PPO Act
- $23 million toxic tort settlement following a chemical spill
Experienced Lake Charles
Personal Injury Attorneys
These are just a few highlights, and not every case brings in $262 million, but results are part of our reputation. Another is our history in the community.
Founded in 1969 by brothers James and Will Cox, we are a homegrown southwestern Louisiana firm that remains close to its roots. You have driven by our offices in the historic Wachsen-Williams House at 723 Broad Street. This fine historic house, built in 1906 and listed with the National Registry and the Calcasieu Historical Preservation Society, has been the firm’s home since 1989.
We are listed in U.S. News & World Report Best Lawyers issue and have been selected for inclusion in Louisiana Super Lawyers.
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We only represent plaintiffs — people who have been injured. Why so one-sided? Because siding with the injured party is what’s in our hearts. Some people are born to defend insurance companies, banks, and Fortune 500 entities. We at Cox, Cox, Filo, Camel & Wilson were put here to stick up for the average person.
Our mission is to provide help where help is most needed. From our founding days we stood up for farmers injured in the fields, for civil rights marchers in the ’60s, and today we are still at it, working to balance a system that usually favors the big money.
Why Hire Us
Our team of skilled lawyers really is a team. We collaborate freely with one another to provide the best strategies for clients.
Each of our Lake Charles attorneys today continues this sense of community and continuity. We apply our combined 135 years of experience to achieve great success for our clients. We invite you to look deeper into each attorney’s bios.
Cox, Cox, Filo, Camel & Wilson is excited to offer a $1,000 scholarship to a Senior student from each Calcasieu Parish high school who will be attending any Louisiana post-secondary school.
If your looking for the best Lawyers or Staff and organization in the business go no further than Cox Cox & Filo. I have worked as a Longshoremen for 43 years at the Port of Lake Charles and represented Longshoremen from Charleston S.C. to Brownsville , Texas in 25 Ports and as a Trustee of our Pension and Welfare fund, I also served as a Port Commissioner in the Port of Lake Charles for 15 years and have met and worked with many Attorney’s and powerful Law Firm’s in the Business. I can tell you this from my years of experience of different types of needs for attorney’s that I have never met a better Law Firm than Cox Cox and Filo. I am Proud to say that this Firm is from our area of State. I can’t say enough about Mike Cox and Ginger and Megan. They are like family as far as I’m concerned. If anyone in my family or friends need legal help I will be referring them to Mike Cox and the Firm because they are the best and most genuine group of people I have ever met in the business. They will represent you with all their heart and soul and I mean that. In fact one of my Nephews was critically injured in the oilfield business and I recommended Mike Cox to him and he told me that he owed his future to Mike and the Firm. Thank God I told my nephew because that could have been a great loss to him and his family if things went the other way with some attorney only looking for a pay check. Thank you Mike and Ginger and Megan Y’all the Best. God Bless Y’all and Happy New Year. Your Friend and Brother
Great firm to deal with. Thanks to Mr. Camel, Kelly, and Wendy for being so professional and so helpful from the beginning to the end of my case. Mr. Camel represented me well. He’s gone beyond to help me. I would trust this firm when future needs arise. Also, received a friendly welcome from the front desk every time I walked in. Very friendly staff always. Thanks again, great job. If you need a lawyer, I recommend this firm. Thanks
My experience with Cox, Cox Filo was a great. I was really satisfied with the response whenever I would ask a question. Fast to respond. Sophie and Jason did an awesome job.
These Attorneys are the Best they helped me out when I thought my case was Impossible They turned it around for my good Thank you all Very Much. I highly recommend them.
Louis Hoyt Sr.
They are the best of all the rest, I wouldn’t trust anyone else with my life, everyone is very friendly from the front desk to the last desk, I would very much so recommend my family and friends to them. Thanks for all you guys do for me.
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