From natural disaster, serious business, and personal injury claims, we are passionate about helping people get justice.

 

$246 billion
Tobacco Litigation - Wendell Gauthier led a coalition of 100 law firms which paved the way for the landmark settlement with the states in 1998.

$3.365 billion
Environmental Class Action - 1987 tank car fire contaminates a New Orleans neighborhood.

$346 million
Business Litigation/Breach of Contract - profits lost in failure to transfer computer software rights.

$220 million
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.

$170 million
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.

$75 million
Insurance Litigation - insurance recoveries for individual victims of Hurricane Katrina.

$68 million
Insurance Litigation - insurance recoveries for individual victims of Superstorm Sandy.

$57 million
Commercial Property Damage/Loss of Business - fire destroys the historic New Orleans Fair Grounds.

$26.2 million
Commercial Property Damage/Loss of Business - Hurricane Katrina commercial property settlement for a Metairie high-rise.

$13.5 million
Commercial property damage/loss of business - settlement of property damage claims for high rise buildings in Houston following Hurricane Ike.

$13 million
Wrongful Death - three families whose loved ones were killed when a Pan Am jet crashed into a New Orleans neighborhood.

$12 million
Commercial Property Damage - groundwater contamination caused by radioactive material.

9.25 million
Breach of Contract - joint venture arising out of a clients ownership interest in a power plant in El Salvador.

$7.4 million
Commercial Property Damage/Loss of Business - Hurricane Katrina commercial property settlement for an office building in downtown New Orleans.

$7 million
Industrial Negligence - recovery for a worker severely injured in an industrial explosion.

$5.7 million
Jury Verdict - six-week trial involving a business dispute on behalf of a closely held insurance agency doing business in Puerto Rico.

$5 million
Product Liability - verdict in case involving 95% third degree burns resulting from ignition of flammable vapors by a gas fired water heater.

$4.7 million
Wrongful Death - drunk driver's negligence

$4 million
Jury verdict for a retail center in St. Bernard Parish which was damaged during Katrina.