Louisiana Criminal Lawyers

Claire Edwards
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Claire Edwards
Lafayette, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 11 years of experience
(337) 233-3616 321 W. Main St., Ste. 1-A
Lafayette, LA 70501
Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Divorce and Family
Southern University Law Center
At the Claire Edwards Law Firm, we focus on family law tailored to each client's needs. Whether the client needs ex parte emergency custody or is simply finalizing a divorce after having lived separate and apart for several years, we are happy to help handle your legal matter.

We believe in legal excellence and focus on getting the best outcome for each client. We keep clients in the loop during the course of court proceedings, and whenever clients call, they are likely to have a chance to speak with an attorney promptly.

Divorce and custody is a very...
Stephen Rue
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Stephen Rue
Kenner, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 36 years of experience
(504) 529-5000 3309 Williams Blvd
Kenner, LA 70065
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Harvard Law School and Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
Choose Attorney Stephen Rue. FREE CONSULTATION* CALL 24/7 (504)529-5000 (985)871-0008 Voted "BEST ATTORNEY" in Gambit Weekly "Best of New Orleans" 5-STAR YELP, GOOGLE, AVVO and Lawyers.com Reviews. Stephen Rue is selected as the 2021 "TOP ATTORNEY" by New Orleans Magazine. Stephen Rue is selected as a 2021 SUPER LAWYER. He is the founder of BEST ATTORNEYS OF AMERICA. HAPPY CLIENTS have given testimonials saying, "Mr. Rue is the Best!" "Extremely Competent" "Truly a Blessing." "A Beast in the Courtroom" "Extremely Happy!" "Highly Recommend" "Powerful Attorney" "Beyond Expectations" "Great Results" Attorney Stephen Rue and his associated attorneys have handled thousands of cases with over 35 years of personal injury, ...
James Edward Sudduth III
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James Edward Sudduth III
Lake Charles, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 10 years of experience
(833) 783-3884 1109 Pithon Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Employment and Insurance Claims
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
James E. Sudduth, III is the founder and driving force behind Sudduth and Associates, LLC. As a Lake Charles native, he witnessed the lack of growth and direction present in his beloved city and decided to become the force of change the city needed. James knew that to accomplish this goal he would have to temporarily relocate to Baton Rouge. After law school, James returned home to serve as an Assistant District Attorney in the Calcasieu Parish District Attorney’s office, and during his tenure he was promoted to Misdemeanor Section Chief. When offered a second promotion to the Felony Division,...
Stephen David Hebert
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Stephen David Hebert
New Orleans, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 21 years of experience
(504) 250-6020 700 Camp St. #216
New Orleans, LA 70130
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI and White Collar Crime
Loyola University New Orleans
New Orleans criminal defense lawyer Stephen D. Hebert represents clients who have been charged with felony and misdemeanor crimes in district courts across Louisiana. Yet, Stephen D. Hebert is not solely a criminal defense attorney. Stephen D. Hebert is also a highly skilled personal injury lawyer.
Harold E Weiser
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Harold E Weiser
New Orleans, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 14 years of experience
(504) 358-2273 3801 Canal St, STE 205
New Orleans, LA 70119
Criminal Defense, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Loyola University New Orleans
Mr. Weiser is a Partner at the Weiser Law Firm, LLLC and practices Civil Ligation, Family Law and Criminal Law. Mr. Weiser is a member of the Louisiana State Bar, he is a member of the New Orleans Bar Association, Jefferson Parish Bar Association, and National Association of Criminal Defense lawyers He practices law in the Southern District of Texas, Eastern District of Louisiana & the Western District.

Mr. Weiser is a graduate of Loyola University School of Law in Civil Law with a Certificate International Law. His Bachelor's degree is from Loyola University in New Orleans with honors. Mr....
Mark William Rogers
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Mark William Rogers
Shreveport, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 18 years of experience
(318) 655-2247 400 Travis Street, Suite 322
Shreveport, LA 71101
Criminal Defense and DUI & DWI
Pepperdine University School of Law
Once a public servant, now a mercenary. I get paid to fight. A decade of experience and training for hire. I do not judge; I represent. I do not criticize; I counsel action. I am never shocked; I have seen some of the worst. I get paid to fight. Hard. I have handled hundreds of felony and misdemeanor cases. Some go to trial, some enter pleas. All are important; all are difficult due to their personal nature and the impact upon those who are accused and the people close to them. I understand this. I return phone calls promptly, listen...
Ellen Cronin Badeaux
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Ellen Cronin Badeaux
Covington, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 31 years of experience
(985) 892-1955 324 N. Theard St.
Covington, LA 70433
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
Loyola University New Orleans
Ellen put herself through both undergraduate and law school. She a married, mother of two. Both her husband and daughter are also attorneys as are a nephew, father-in-law, 3 brothers-in-law and one brother-in-law who was elected judge. She was drawn to the areas of family law, criminal defense and plaintiff personal injury and has never changed course. She has practiced in Ascension, East Baton Rouge Jefferson, Livingston, Orleans, St. Bernard, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa and Washington Parishes for her entire 28 years of legal experience including, Amite, Baton Rouge, Chalmette, Covington, Denham Springs, Franklinton, Gonzales, Gretna, Hammond,...
David Stanley
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David Stanley
Baton Rouge, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 40 years of experience
(225) 926-0200 1055 Laurel Street, Suite 2
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense and Personal Injury
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
DAVID STANLEY is the founder and principal of David E. Stanley, APLC. Since 1983, Mr. Stanley has successfully practiced law from his office in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He is a distinguished trial lawyer fiercely dedicated to representing individuals accused of committing serious or complex federal or state felony crimes or who seek to appeal their federal court, or state court, conviction or sentence.

In 2018, Mr. Stanley became a Lifetime Charter Member of Best Attorneys in America. From 2015 to the present, he has been recognized by The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers. The American Society...
Mr. Simeon Christie Smith IV
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Mr. Simeon Christie Smith IV
Leesville, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 27 years of experience
(800) 379-6526 300 Courthouse
Post Office Drawer 1528
Leesville, LA 71496
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
S. Christie Smith IV is the senior partner of SmithBush, LLP, a regional Louisiana law firm originally established in 1911 to represent laborers--and too often their widows and children--who were harmed by the burgeoning and unregulated timber industry in the rural South. Mr. Smith's work today is the modern extension of that century-old practice, in a broader, litigation-based platform. As a consumer advocate and lawyer-in-the-trenches, he has spent his career representing regular people in the fight for safer working conditions, reliable products, civil rights, and fair access to the courts. His practice focuses on litigating wrongful...
Dylan C. Utley
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Dylan C. Utley
New Orleans, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 23 years of experience
(877) 662-8897 530 Powder St #3
New Orleans, LA 70114
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
The dedicated and experienced criminal defense attorneys of DiGiulio Utley, LLC give personalized, aggressive and effective service to each client. The work ethic of our attorneys is impeccable and their results—a product of trial skills, adeptness at negotiations, and knowledge of the criminal justice system—speak for themselves. The criminal attorneys consult and communicate with their clients at every stage of their proceedings to ensure that they understand the legal process. The firm also ensures that no clients are uninformed or unsure of their situations. Ultimately, we do everything we can to leave our clients satisfied with their resolutions, whether they...
Leo Joseph Palazzo
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Leo Joseph Palazzo
Gretna, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 31 years of experience
(504) 433-1442 732 Behrman Hwy.
Suite F
Gretna, LA 70056
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
A native New Orleanian, Leo graduated from Holy Cross High School, later obtained his Bachelor of Science in Business from the University of New Orleans, and then his Juris Doctorate from Loyola Law School, where he served as the Study Body President, Lead Attorney in the American Trial Lawyers Association Trial Competition, and member of the Clinic Program, successfully trying and winning cases on behalf of individuals’ rights. After graduating from Loyola School of Law, Leo opened the Palazzo Law Firm. Leo is admitted to practice in all state and appellate courts throughout Louisiana, the Federal Western, Middle, and Eastern Districts,...
Paul Scott
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Paul Scott
Baton Rouge, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 16 years of experience
(225) 400-9976 10636 Linkwood Ct.
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
Criminal Defense, Immigration, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University and Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Paul "Woody" Scott is passionate in his representation of clients. Mr. Scott founded The Scott Law Firm and practices in immigration law, deportation and removal defense, criminal defense, and Federal Criminal and Immigration Litigation. Mr. Scott was born in a small hospital in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. At two years old he and his mother moved to the New Orleans, Louisiana, area where he was raised. After he graduated from Archbishop Rummel High School in Metairie, he moved to Baton Rouge where he attended Louisiana State University to obtain his bachelor degree. He went on to receive his Juris...
Charles K. Middleton
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Charles K. Middleton
Lafayette, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 31 years of experience
(337) 234-0701 109 Stewart Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Mississippi College School of Law
I've been a trial lawyer for 23 years and my focus is on criminal defense with a heavy practice areas in OWI/DWI/OUI, Drug Related Arrest, Battery, Internet Crimes, and Domestic cases. On the civil side, my practice involves personal injury cases, workers compensation cases, and complex oil field litigation. I was recently awarded membership in the American Association of Premier DUI/OWI Attorneys and USAttorneys.com/Louisiana/Lafayette Parish. I love fighting for my clients even if it gets dirty!
Wade Thomas Visconte
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Wade Thomas Visconte
Shreveport, LA Criminal Defense Attorney
(318) 918-1245 1500 North Market Street
Suite A-206
Shreveport, LA 71107
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Divorce and Family
Wade Visconte is a life-long Louisiana resident with decades of experience in civil and criminal litigation. He graduated from Caddo Magnet High School. Wade attended Louisiana Tech University and majored in English; he was awarded a bachelor’s degree in 1992. He then attended law school at LSU and graduated in 1996. He was admitted into the Louisiana Bar in 1997. He is licensed in the state courts of Louisiana and Texas. He is also licensed to practice in the federal district courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana, as well as the United States Fifth Circuit Court...
Mr. Kenneth Craig Smith Jr
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Mr. Kenneth Craig Smith Jr
Shreveport, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 30 years of experience
(318) 219-1001 3646 Youree Dr
Shreveport, LA 71105
Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Insurance Claims and White Collar Crime
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Craig was born in Shreveport, Louisiana. He graduated from Loyola College Prep in 1985. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from Louisiana State University-Shreveport in 1990. He attended law school at Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, where he graduated in 1993. He is an attorney and partner in the law firm of Smith & John. Craig was admitted to the Louisiana Bar in 1993, and since then, he has been admitted to practice before the following courts: U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth...
E. Alexander Laird
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E. Alexander Laird
Baton Rouge, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer
(225) 252-9224 9422 Common St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70815
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI and Domestic Violence
Tulane University
My name is Alex Laird and I exclusively practice criminal defense in the Baton Rouge and surrounding areas. I know first hand the fear and anxiety one feels facing criminal charges. That is why I chose this profession. I do everything in my power to help each and every one of my clients overcome their criminal issue and come out a better person afterwards. I know how important it is for clients to have an attorney that truly cares about them, not only for the outcome of their case but also for their overall sense of well-being while the case...
F. Edward Mouton
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F. Edward Mouton
Shreveport, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 27 years of experience
(318) 221-5213 400 Travis St
Suite 1102
Shreveport, LA 71101
Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University - University of New Orleans and Delgado Community College
University of New Orleans & LSU Law Center Graduate. Solo practitioner concentrating in Criminal & DWI Defense, Personal Injury & Contract Negotiations, Civil Litigation. Trial & Motion Practice. Mac Evangelista since 1988. Rated 'Best Lawyers' for past 15 years straight in SB Magazine.
Jimmy Simien
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Jimmy Simien
Lake Charles, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 42 years of experience
(800) 374-8422 626 Broad Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, Civil Rights, Construction and Maritime
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
In 1989, Jimmy began the firm of Simien & Simien, LLC with emphasis on Admiralty and Maritime, Class Actions, Constitutional Law, Criminal Defense, Mass Tort, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death and other major litigation. Other areas in which the firm has extensive experience include Insurance Bad Faith, Insurance Claims, Constitutional Law, Bankruptcy, Commercial Law and limited Criminal Defense matters. During his tenure with the firm, Jimmy was chosen by his peers to be section chief of the ATLA Litigation Committee involving CCA (Chromated Cooper Arsenate) Wood. The focus of that Committee was on litigation pertaining to CCA pressure treated wood,...
Christopher Larive Trahan
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Christopher Larive Trahan
Lafayette, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 27 years of experience
(337) 234-6999 1302 Lafayette St
Lafayette, LA 70501
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, Maritime and Personal Injury
Loyola University New Orleans
If you have been injured, you're about to discover how hard insurance companies work to protect themselves. Despite what their television ads may say, you won't feel like you're in the hands of a good neighbor. I am maritime law and personal injury attorney Christopher L. Trahan. For more than 27 years, I have been successfully standing up to the nation's largest insurance companies on behalf of people injured in maritime accidents, motor vehicle wrecks, nursing homes and in other accidents involving negligence or wrongdoing. I handle all personal injury cases on contingency: No recovery, no attorney fees. It's...
James Scott Ruel
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James Scott Ruel
Madisonville, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 25 years of experience
(985) 845-7031 210 Highway 21
Madisonville, LA 70447
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
Scott Ruel is an attorney located in Madisonville, Louisiana. He is admitted to the Louisiana state bar and graduated from Columbus School of Law in Washington, D.C. He is the owner of The Ruel Law Firm in Madisonville, LA. Mr. Ruel specializes in personal injury law, successions, criminal law, DUI, possession and traffic tickets. Our firm takes cases in all parishes. Free consultations on traffic tickets. We also accept credit cards by phone and email link. If you need legal assistance and want to speak with Mr. Ruel now, call our office at 985-845-7031or visit us at www.ruellaw.net....
Cullen A Tonry
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Cullen A Tonry
Chalmette, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 19 years of experience
(504) 208-3013 2300 Pakenham Drive
Chalmette, LA 70043
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Southern University Law Center
Dad, husband, and lawyer are all labels given to me by default. I AM a defender of the poor, the less informed, and to those in which nothing extraordinary is expected. I fight injustice in the civil and criminal matters and am on the front line of defending our constitutional freedoms that are so frequently trampled on by those more fortunate. The jury is the least corruptible instrument alive in today’s justice system and public opinion is being carefully crafted to reflect the interest of Goliath while David’s freedoms are being washed away in the name of...
Craig Mordock
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Craig Mordock
New Orleans, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 23 years of experience
(504) 304-2335 5500 Prytania Street, Box 635
New Orleans, LA 70118
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Tulane University School of Law
Craig Mordock is a veteran criminal defense attorney in New Orleans. He was named one of top 100 criminal defense lawyers in Louisiana by the National Trial Lawyers Association, selected by Super Lawyers as a Top Criminal Defense Attorney, as a Top Lawyer in the Global Directory of Who’s Who, a Top Criminal Defense and DUI Attorney by Expertise and a Top Defense Attorney by New Orleans Magazine Craig Mordock is an experienced New Orleans criminal defense attorney with over 20 years of experience. Craig solely focuses on criminal defense providing him with in-depth knowledge of each type of crime...
Danny Dustin Russell
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Danny Dustin Russell
Baton Rouge, LA Criminal Defense Attorney
(225) 307-0088 11616 Southfork Avenue
Suite 101
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
Loyola University New Orleans
Danny Russell is an experienced and aggressive attorney representing clients who face DWI charges in Baton Rouge, Ascension, Livingston, St. Tammany, Covington, Mandeville, Gonzales, Tangipahoa, West Baton Rouge, Prairieville, Jefferson, St. John the Baptist, Slidell, and throughout Louisiana.
Andre Robert Belanger
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Andre Robert Belanger
Baton Rouge, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 24 years of experience
(225) 383-9703 8075 Jefferson Highway
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Criminal Defense, Appeals, DUI & DWI and White Collar Crime
Loyola University New Orleans
André Bélanger, a graduate of Loyola University, is a highly-respected criminal defense attorney serving the people of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and surrounding areas of Ascension Parish and New Orleans, for one of Baton Rouge's top-25 law firms. In his 15 years of practicing law, Mr. Bélanger has handled thousands of criminal cases at both the pre-trial and trial stage, including approximately 200 trials. This trial experience includes homicide defense and prosecution, large drug conspiracies and fraud cases making Belanger one of the few attorneys capable of handling even the largest, most complex federal cases. Having spent...
Carl Barkemeyer
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Carl Barkemeyer
Baton Rouge, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 18 years of experience
(225) 964-6720 7732 Goodwood Blvd., Suite A
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
Loyola University New Orleans
If you’re looking for the best criminal defense attorney in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, look no further than Carl Barkemeyer, Criminal Defense Attorney. Carl Barkemeyer is a highly-experienced criminal defense attorney representing clients with criminal and DWI charges. He handles cases for clients arrested or who received a summons in all areas of Louisiana. Dedicated to only criminal defense, we provide representation for DWI/DUI, drug charges including possession, possession with intent, distribution, theft, forgery, bank fraud, assault, battery, domestic abuse, murder, robbery, burglary, prostitution, soliciting, reckless driving, hit and run, trespass, criminal damage to property, disturbing the peace, shoplifting,...
Kervin Wayne Doyle
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Kervin Wayne Doyle
New Orleans, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 42 years of experience
(504) 881-1320 1100 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70163
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, Personal Injury, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Southern University Law Center
I attended law school at Southern University Law Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 1978. I completed law school and was admitted to the State Bar in 1981. I have worked in the personal injury field and defended criminal cases throughout the State of Louisiana. I have worked as legal counsel for the State of Louisiana in children in need of care matters.

I have served as a college professor and taught in the paralegal programs, and criminal justice. I am comfortable in the small towns and in the big cities. Nothing satisfies me more...
Thomas Shlosman
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Thomas Shlosman
New Orleans, LA Criminal Defense Attorney
(504) 826-9427 4907 Magazine St
New Orleans, LA 70115
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Maritime and Personal Injury
Loyola University New Orleans
Tom's practice focuses on personal injury and criminal defense litigation in all Federal and State Courts. He has successfully taken on big corporations and local, state and federal governments in personal injury and criminal defense cases. Tom has helped injured clients and their families who have suffered catastrophic personal injuries and tragic wrongful deaths. He has handled a variety of personal injury cases across the state of Louisiana, including maritime and offshore accidents. He also represents individuals accused of violent and non-violent criminal conduct, as well as grand jury investigations and regulatory matters. Tom has...
Thomas V Alonzo
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Thomas V Alonzo
Lafayette, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 37 years of experience
(337) 704-2615 113 Jackson St.
Lafayette, LA 70501
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, Health Care, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University and Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
Thomas V. Alonzo handles serious personal injury claims, criminal defense matters and nursing license defense. With 26 years of litigation and jury trial experience, Mr. Alonzo will use his extensive knowledge of the law to help you with your legal matter. Mr. Alonzo has a law office in Lafayette, Louisiana and is also licensed to practice in Mississippi, Georgia and Texas. Whether you are injured on the job in a construction or industrial accident, the victim of medical malpractice or are the victim of an auto, motorcycle or trucking accident, Mr. Alonzo has the skill and experience to help you obtain...
John F. Aplin
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John F. Aplin
West Monroe, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 20 years of experience
(318) 235-6303 129 Julia Street
West Monroe, LA 71291
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge and Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
The Law Office of John F. Aplin is mainly focused on providing quality experienced legal representation in the areas of criminal defense law and personal injury law. We also provide general civil litigation services.
Daniel Claitor
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Daniel Claitor
Baton Rouge, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 36 years of experience
(225) 757-0159 7520 Perkins Road
Suite 170
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Maritime and Personal Injury
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
Born and raised in Baton Rouge, I am a product of our local public schools. I graduated from LSU in 1983 with a degree in Finance. I graduated from Loyola New Orleans Law School in 1987, but before graduating, I tried my first jury case. It was a manslaughter charge. The Orleans District Attorney was impressed enough to offer me a job upon graduation. I was an Assistant District Attorney for Mr. Harry Connick from 1987 through 1990 and have been on my own since then.

As to public service after the District Attorney's Office, in 2009 I was elected to...
Jarrett P Ambeau
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Jarrett P Ambeau
BATON ROUGE, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 15 years of experience
(225) 330-7009 9522 Brookline Ave
Suite 117
BATON ROUGE, LA 70809
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, Domestic Violence, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
I am an experienced felony criminal defense trial attorney – bringing more than 40 felony jury trials to verdict in the last nine years. Call me now if you have a serious legal matter and you need immediate assistance. I was born in Ascension Parish and grew up in Baton Rouge. After moving around the south, I settled back home in 1999 where I started back a LSU, concluding with a Law Degree from the Paul Hebert Law Center at LSU in 2008. I began further studies at the University of Florida, School of Pharmacy, where I am...
Collin Melancon
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Collin Melancon
Lafayette, LA Criminal Defense Attorney
(888) 601-0127 1921 Kaliste Saloom Road
Suite 203
Lafayette, LA 70508
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Divorce and Personal Injury
Loyola University New Orleans
After practicing for several years at one of the most respected and top rated defense firms in Louisiana, Collin and three other experienced lawyers formed Mansfield Melancon with the goal of providing his clients the personal attention that they deserve and expect from their attorney.

Collin has experience advocating for clients in both Louisiana federal and state courts. He has handled cases ranging from complex business disputes to individual disagreements. Collin is admitted to practice in all Louisiana state courts, in the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana, and the United States...
Jacob K. Weixler
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Jacob K. Weixler
New Orleans, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 13 years of experience
(504) 408-2180 1239 Baronne Street
Suite D
New Orleans, LA 70113
Criminal Defense, Business, Stockbroker Fraud and White Collar Crime
University of Michigan Law School
Jacob K. Weixler is a dedicated attorney who represents clients in federal criminal proceedings, civil lawsuits, and professional disciplinary proceedings. He also provides counsel on business law matters. He has represented a diverse range of clients facing various challenges, including defending the first amendment rights of a national civil rights figure, assisting a former military official facing fraud and conspiracy charges, fighting for the rights of cheated investors, and seeking justice for incarcerated individuals. Prior to establishing Weixler Law LLC, Jacob gained valuable experience as an attorney at Schonekas Evans McGoey & McEachin, LLC, a respected New Orleans-based boutique law firm...
Douglas Daniel Brown
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Douglas Daniel Brown
Hammond, LA Criminal Defense Attorney with 27 years of experience
(985) 310-6900 201 NW Railroad Ave, Ste 112
Hammond, LA 70401
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Douglas D. Brown, Attorney at Law, is a husband and father of three, and has practiced personal injury law, criminal defense and family law in Tangipahoa Parish for two decades. After working in Washington, D.C. for Congressman Richard Baker, Brown served as a judicial law clerk for State District Judges Ray Chutz in Amite and M. Douglas Hughes in Livingston. He later served as the City of Hammond's Assistant City Prosecutor and first In House Attorney. Before earning a JD degree at Louisiana State University's Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Brown attended Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. and earned a...
Beau James Brock
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Beau James Brock
Baton Rouge, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 32 years of experience
(225) 999-1100 1538 Delplaza Drive
Suite C
Baton Rouge, LA 70815
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Environmental and Personal Injury
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Beau practices in his own private law firm of Brock & Palmintier Law, LLC, and his main areas of focus include criminal law, family law, environmental law, DWI and car accidents. Previously, he worked at the private law firm of Manasseh, Gill, Knipe & Belanger from 2011-2019. Before entering private practice, he was employed at LDEQ as a member of the Secretary’s Executive Staff from 2008-2011. From March 1999–Feb. 2008, he worked as Regional Criminal Enforcement Council for the Environmental Protection Agency, and provided in-house legal oversight to all Federal criminal investigations conducted in Louisiana by the EPA-Criminal...
DeVonna Ponthieu
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DeVonna Ponthieu
Denham Springs, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 22 years of experience
(225) 236-8125 30984 LA Hwy 16
Suite B-2
Denham Springs, LA 70726
Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Divorce and Family
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
DeVonna Ponthieu attended Southeastern Louisiana University in 1993 and graduated cum laude in May 1998. She applied and was accepted to the LSU Paul M. Hebert Law School and graduated in 2001. After passing the bar exam, she opened her private office in Denham Springs and has been practicing law there ever since. She has had cases in all of the 21st Judicial District (Livingston, Tangipahoa and St.Helena), East Baton Rouge Parish, Ascension Parish, East Feliciana and other parishes.

DeVonna is a member in good standing with the Louisiana State Bar Association. She was a past president, vice-president and secretary/treasurer...
Elizabeth B Carpenter
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Elizabeth B Carpenter
New Orleans, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer
(504) 599-5955 201 St. Charles Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70170
Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
We are a New Orleans based law firm representing people in both criminal and civil litigation. Our firm was built on the values of respect, honesty, dedication and service. Our mission in every case that we accept is to listen to the clients’ needs, understand their objectives and exceed their expectations.
Ms. Carpenter received her Juris Doctorate from Loyola University Law School. As an undergraduate student, she studied French Language and Literature graduating from L'Université d'Orléans, France.  After returning to the United States, she completed a Bachelors of Arts Magna Cum Laude in French Literature with a minor is Psychology....
James L Bates Jr
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James L Bates Jr
Slidell, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 54 years of experience
(985) 643-0316 2128 Front Street
Slidell, LA 70458
Criminal Defense and DUI & DWI
Louisiana State University - University of New Orleans
James Bates is a criminal defense attorney for DWI and DWI-related charges throughout the state of Louisiana. James Bates works almost exclusively with clients who have been arrested for DWI, Underage DWI, vehicular homicide, first degree negligent injury, drug-related DWI. James Bates also handles administrative license suspension hearings. James Bates serves clients throughout the entire state of Louisiana, including Baton Rouge, Lake Charles, Alexandria, Kenner, Monroe, Shreveport, Marrero, and Laplace. Call 985-503-2344 today for a free review of your DWI case.
Ms. Annette M. Eddie-Callagain
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Ms. Annette M. Eddie-Callagain
New Iberia, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer with 42 years of experience
(337) 465-4330 632 Rue de Brille
New Iberia, LA 70563
Criminal Defense, Collections, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Southern University Law Center
Susan Manuel
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Susan Manuel
Baton Rouge, LA Criminal Defense Lawyer
(225) 343-1111 123 St Ferdinand St
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense and Traffic Tickets
Southern University Law Center
Susan is originally from Monroe, Louisiana and is a mother of two. Susan is a graduate of Louisiana Tech University and Southern University Law Center. After becoming a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association in 1998, she began her career at The Law Office of Ossie Brown in 1999. She also served as an Assistant Public Defender from 2000 to 2008 with the Baton Rouge Public Defender’s Office. Susan’s areas of practice include: Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, DWI, and Traffic Offenses.

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