Record-setting litigation of catastrophic events, complex commercial transactions and class-action lawsuits.
From natural disaster, serious business, and personal injury claims, we are passionate about helping people get justice.
Tobacco Litigation - Wendell Gauthier led a coalition of 100 law firms which paved the way for the landmark settlement with the states in 1998.
Environmental Class Action - 1987 tank car fire contaminates a New Orleans neighborhood.
Business Litigation/Breach of Contract - profits lost in failure to transfer computer software rights.
Class Action/Wrongful Death - lawsuit filed by the families of 96 victims who died in a fire at the San Juan Dupont Plaza Hotel in Puerto Rico.
Wrongful Death - 85 people killed in a fire at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, the second largest loss-of-life fire in U.S. history.
Insurance Litigation - insurance recoveries for individual victims of Hurricane Katrina.
Insurance Litigation - insurance recoveries for individual victims of Superstorm Sandy.
Commercial Property Damage/Loss of Business - fire destroys the historic New Orleans Fair Grounds.
Personal Injury / Automobile Accident- recovery for the victim of an automobile accident involving a commercial vehicle.
Commercial Property Damage/Loss of Business - Hurricane Katrina commercial property settlement for a Metairie high-rise.
Jury verdict involving brain injuries caused by collision between a truck and a train.
Commercial property damage/loss of business - settlement of property damage claims for high rise buildings in Houston following Hurricane Ike.
Wrongful Death - three families whose loved ones were killed when a Pan Am jet crashed into a New Orleans neighborhood.
Commercial Property Damage - groundwater contamination caused by radioactive material.
Breach of Contract - joint venture arising out of a clients ownership interest in a power plant in El Salvador.
Business litigation matter.
Commercial Property Damage/Loss of Business - Hurricane Katrina commercial property settlement for an office building in downtown New Orleans.
Industrial Negligence - recovery for a worker severely injured in an industrial explosion.
Jury Verdict - six-week trial involving a business dispute on behalf of a closely held insurance agency doing business in Puerto Rico.
Burn injuries to a 2-year old caused by a defective product.
Product Liability - verdict in case involving 95% third degree burns resulting from ignition of flammable vapors by a gas fired water heater.
Wrongful Death - drunk driver's negligence.
Jury verdict for a retail center in St. Bernard Parish which was damaged during Katrina.
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