Lake Charles, Louisiana Lawyers

Amanda Stephens Bourgeois
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Amanda Bourgeois is a partner in the Baton Rouge office. She joined the firm in 2012 and practices in the business and corporate group. Amanda has experience representing clients in connection with a variety of... Read More »
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Terrence D. McCay
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer with 20 years experience

Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University5th Circuit, United States District Courts for the Western Districts of Louisiana, United States District Courts for the Eastern Districts of Louisiana, United States District Courts for the Middle Districts of...
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Chip Wagar
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Louisiana Lawyer with 39 years experience

Chip applies his more than three decades of civil trial litigation experience to the most complex and difficult cases of medical malpractice and products liability nowadays. Based in the metro New Orleans area, Chip is... Read More »
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Hattie V. Guidry
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Hattie Guidry is an associate in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller. She joined the firm in 2014 and practices in the environmental and litigation groups. Hattie earned her B.S., summa cum laude, from Northwestern... Read More »
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James Edward Sudduth III
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer with 5 years experience
(337) 480-0101 4216 Lake St
Ste C
Lake Charles, LA 70605
Free ConsultationCriminal, 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,...
Terrence D. McCay
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer with 20 years experience
(337) 439-0490 1 Lakeshore Dr
#1150
Lake Charles, LA 70629
Asbestos, Employment and Environmental
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Jimmy Simien
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney with 37 years experience
(800) 374-8422 626 Broad Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Free ConsultationCivil Rights, Construction, Criminal 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,...
Mark Wayne Simien
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer with 25 years experience
(800) 374-8422 626 Broad St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
Mark Simien graduated from McNeese State University in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He began working in the chemical industry as an Operator/Processor. During his tenure with the chemical industry, Mark worked as both a relief supervisor, being placed in charge of several plant improvement projects, as well as relief supervisor for plant operations. Mark also worked as relief supervisor for the plant’s laboratory and was in charge of maintaining the scheduled and special testing necessary to maintain operations and shipments of the plant. Mark took this valuable experience with him to law school and then into practice when he...
Jeffrey W. Price
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney with 13 years experience
(337) 430-0350 1 Lakeshore Dr
#1150
Lake Charles, LA 70629
Business, Estate Planning and IP
University of Arkansas School of Law
Jeff Price is senior counsel in the Shreveport office of Kean Miller. He joined the firm in 2018 and practices in the business, regulatory, intellectual property and estate planning groups. A highly experienced corporate, real estate, regulatory and M&A attorney, Jeff previously practiced as an in-house counsel with a large publicly traded midstream oil and gas company in Dallas, Texas as well as in private practice in Washington, D.C and Shreveport, LA. He regularly assists clients with entity formation, corporate documentation and by-laws, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, real estate, energy regulatory, estate planning and intellectual property matters.
Michael Scott Ogden
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer with 3 years experience
(337) 436-3332 130 W. Kirby St.
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Divorce, Estate Planning, Family and Probate
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Scott was recently selected as a 2018 Super Lawyers Rising Star, awarded to 2.5% of attorneys under 40. He was selected for the 2016 and 2017 “Top 10 under 40” award by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, as well as the 2016 and 2017 Louisiana “10 Best Attorneys” by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys for client satisfaction. He was also named as a Louisiana top 10 Attorney by Attorney and Practice Magazine for 2017.

Scott graduated cum laude from the Paul M. Hebert LSU Law center in 2015. During law school, Scott prepared for a career...
Taylor Hale
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer with 10 years experience
(337) 433-0612 1735 Ryan Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Free ConsultationEnergy, Insurance Claims, Maritime and Personal Injury
Loyola University New Orleans
Personal Injury Attorney practicing in the areas of Offshore & Serious Personal Injury. Personal Injury - All Types; Offshore/Jones Act; Construction Accidents; Automobile Accidents; 18-Wheeler Accidents; Wrongful Death, Paralysis, Burns, Amputations, Electrocutions, Head Neck and Back Injuries; Free Consultation - No Fees, Costs, or Expenses if No Recovery. W. Taylor Hale was selected by Super Lawyer magazine as a Rising Star in 2015-2017. W. Taylor Hale is a Life Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum - The Top Trial Lawyers in America, which requires a settlement or verdict over one million dollars on behalf of...
J. Rock Palermo III
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer with 27 years experience
(337) 310-1600 721 Kirby St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Arbitration & Mediation, Asbestos, Insurance Claims and Maritime
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Rock graduated from LSU Law School in 1992 and from LSU with a bachelor's degree in 1987. While at LSU Law School he was selected to the Moot Court Board. He is a partner in the firm of Veron, Bice, Palermo & Wilson in Lake Charles. The firm handles serious personal injury and wrongful death cases particularly in the areas of maritime, petrochemical, products liability, medical malpractice and automobile negligence. He is a member of the Judge Albert Tate American Inn of Court, American Board of Trial Advocates, LSU Law Center Chancellor's Council, and the Louisiana Association for Justice. ...
Jacob Colonna
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney with 10 years experience
(337) 656-3212 900 Ryan St
Suite 402
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Randall E Hart
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney with 25 years experience
(337) 439-2450 1301 Common St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Free ConsultationMaritime, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
South Texas College Of Law
Randall is somewhat of a rarity among attorneys - one that brings a great deal of "real world" experience to the practice of law. Randall earned a living as a chemical engineer and a construction company owner before choosing the law as his third (and final) profession over 15 years ago. Randy graduated near the top of his chemical engineering class from Louisiana State University and worked as a process engineer with a major chemical company for several years. Randy's engineering background has proven valuable in the law practice time and time again, as having a firm grasp of mathematics...
Mallory McKnight Fuller
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Mallory McKnight Fuller is an associate in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller. She joined the firm in 2014 and practices in the utilities regulation and construction groups. Mallory earned her B.A., magna cum laude,... Read More »
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Linda S. Melancon
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer with 22 years experience
(225) 744-0027 1135 Lakeshore Drive
6th Floor
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
Linda S. Melancon is an attorney practicing in the areas of Estate Planning,
Elder Law, Medicaid and VA benefit’s planning, Special Needs Planning, and Estate
Administration (Probate, Successions and Trust Administration).
Linda is a Board Certified Estate Planning and Administration Specialist, certified by the
Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization. She is also accredited by the Veterans Administration to
give advice regarding veterans’ benefits.

Linda graduated magna cum laude from Mercer University with a double major in business
administration and history and then attended Louisiana State University’s Paul M. Hebert Law
Center where she graduated with her law degree in 1997.

While in law school, Linda received the Order...
Ashley Foret Dees
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer with 11 years experience
(337) 214-0670 517 Broad Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Immigration
Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Having handled thousands of immigration law cases including those involving family visas, agricultural immigration, business immigration, detainment, and removal proceedings, our team at Ashley Foret Dees, LLC has the experience to help you. When you come to our Lake Charles or Houston immigration attorneys, you can be sure that we put your needs first and work to provide a personalized case strategy based on your needs. We represent clients in serious immigration law matters and we know the various laws that can affect the outcome of your case. We want to help you. Call Ashley Foret Dees, LLC.
Erin Nicole Abrams
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney
(337) 480-0101 1109 Pithon Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Free ConsultationBusiness, Employment, Family and Personal Injury
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
Eulis Simien Jr
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney
(800) 374-8422 626 Broad St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Personal Injury
Columbia Law School and Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Upon leaving full-time status at the L.S.U Law Center, Eulis became a member of the Simien & Simien Law Firm. Eulis is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, Fifth and Eleventh Circuit United States Courts of Appeals, all federal district courts in Louisiana, the Louisiana Supreme Court and all inferior state courts. Eulis Simien maintains a general trial and appellate practice with emphasis on the areas of Personal Injury, Admiralty and Maritime, Class Actions, Complex Litigation and Criminal Defense. Speaking Engagements & Literary Works: Starting Your Own Practice (Panel Discussion), LSU Law Center, August, 2006...
Mrs. Nadine Dunbar Gills Esq.
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer with 12 years experience
(337) 513-4820 330 Alamo Street Suite B
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Business, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Southern University Law Center and University of Louisiana - Lafayette
Mr.  Aaron James Broussard
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer
(337) 439-2450 1301 Common St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Asbestos, Insurance Claims, Maritime and Medical Malpractice
Tulane University School of Law
Aaron is a life long resident of Sulphur, Louisiana. He graduated from Sulphur High School in 1998 and graduated from McNeese four years later. He attended Tulane Law School in New Orleans, and began practicing law at the age of 25. In law school, Aaron was a lead member of Tulane's National Moot Court Trial Team. He was also selected for Tulane's Law Clinic which allows senior students to represent real clients while still in school. Aaron dedicated his law clinic experience to assisting victims of domestic violence in New Orleans. He also graduated with a Certificate...
Ms. Lee Ann Archer
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney with 33 years experience
(337) 474-4712 1225 Rustic Lane.
Lake Charles, LA 70605
Appeals
Tulane University School of Law
A former Louisiana Supreme Court clerk and practicing appellate attorney since 1992, Ms. Archer assists Louisiana trial attorneys with high stakes appeals. Visit her website at www.leeaarcher.com
John Lee Hoffoss Jr
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney with 15 years experience
(337) 439-5788 1830 Hodges St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Free ConsultationEmployment, Maritime and Personal Injury
Southern University Law Center
J. Lee Hoffoss, Jr. practices exclusively in the areas of personal injury, Jones Act, maritime law, and employment law in all state and federal courts in Louisiana and Texas.
Michael Carleton
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney
(337) 433-6328 Suite 1750
One Lakeshore Dr
Lake Charles, LA 70629
Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Over 20 years in general civil practice focusing primarily on real estate and business work but with experience in number of other legal fields including litigation , succession/probate, and oil and gas.
B. Thomas Shea
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney with 8 years experience
(337) 564-4148 1 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 1720
Lake Charles, LA 70629
Family
Villanova University School of Law and Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University
Hello! My name is Tom Shea. I am a family law attorney practicing in Southwest Louisiana. In 2017, I started Tom Shea Family Law, LLC to help people with difficult family law issues. My practice is focused exclusively on family law: divorce, community property, child custody, child support, spousal support, relocations, modifications, contempt and other types of enforcement. I have handled several hundred family law cases at the district court level. I have also successfully litigated cases through the Third Circuit Court of Appeal and the Louisiana Supreme Court. I...
Robert McHale
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer
(337) 990-0093 631 Kirby St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Criminal
Robert Michael McHale Jr
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer
(337) 990-0093 631 Kirby St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
Alvin David Hunt
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney with 27 years experience
(337) 310-9111 613 Alamo Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Criminal, DWI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Spencer Trahan
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer with 11 years experience
One Lakeshore Dr. #1220
Lake Charles, LA 70629
Business and Insurance Defense
Loyola University New Orleans
Donald Carl Hodge Jr
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer
(337) 436-1892 2258 Belfield Rd
Lake Charles, LA 70611
Consumer
Cody J. Vidrine
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney
(337) 990-0060 1135 Hodges Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Marcus Myers
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Lake Charles, LA Lawyer
(337) 477-0000 1740 Ryan Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Leslie Musso
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Lake Charles, LA Attorney
(337) 433-1414 910 Ford Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Lake Charles, LA Attorney with 22 years experience
(337) 439-3939 626 Broad St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Personal Injury
Lake Charles, LA Attorney with 43 years experience
(337) 439-3138 1400 Ryan St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Business and Real Estate
Lake Charles, LA Attorney with 23 years experience
(310) 869-3162 145 Vanessa Ave
Lake Charles, LA 70605
Business
USC Law School
Lake Charles, LA Attorney with 14 years experience
(337) 439-1233 405 W College St
Lake Charles, LA 70605
Business, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Lake Charles, LA Lawyer
(337) 439-0707 501 Broad St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Lake Charles, LA Attorney
(337) 474-4442 1025 Contraband Ln
Lake Charles, LA 70605
Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Lake Charles, LA Attorney
(337) 990-0060 1135 Hodges St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Business, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Lake Charles, LA Lawyer with 27 years experience
(337) 474-9989 4809 Ihles Rd
Lake Charles, LA 70605
Personal Injury
Lake Charles, LA Attorney
(337) 433-0234 1777 Ryan St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Estate Planning and Real Estate
Lake Charles, LA Attorney
(337) 477-6378 675 W College St
Lake Charles, LA 70605
Business, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Lake Charles, LA Attorney
(337) 433-0022 713 Kirby St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Business, Estate Planning and Tax
Lake Charles, LA Lawyer
(337) 474-9989 4809 Ihles Rd
Lake Charles, LA 70605
Business, Civil Rights, Entertainment & Sports and Insurance Defense
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