Two Lakeway Center
3850 N. Causeway Blvd.
Metairie, LA 70002
Mediator & Arbitrator
Louisiana & Mississippi
Promises his mediation clients:
o A patient, creative and persistent mediator who never quits
o A mediator who respects your positions, interests, needs and goals
o A mediator with real-life extensive litigation and trial experience
o A set of trustworthy and objective fresh eyes
o An engaged and energetic commitment to you and your client
Joe has practiced law in Louisiana for over 26 years. He has litigated, mediated and tried cases in state and federal courts throughout Louisiana, representing plaintiffs and defendants. His practice areas have included personal injury; insurance coverage; mass tort/class actions; construction defect; public entity and civil rights; retail and restaurant; professional liability; hospitality, entertainment and leisure; and, amusements, sports and recreation. His construction defect litigation experience includes representation of the general contractor, architect and subcontractors of various trades in numerous multi-party commercial and residential cases. His mass tort/class action experience includes consumer, product liability, and pharmaceutical, civil rights, and environmental/toxic tort litigation. Joe also presents CE and CLE seminars to plaintiff counsel, defense counsel and claims professionals both locally and nationally.
Advanced Mediator Training - maps 2017, 2018
Trial Advocacy Training: NITA - Regional Trial Advocacy Program; Hastings College of Law Trial Advocacy Program
J.D. Loyola University; B.A. (Philosophy), M.A. (Religious Studies) Loyola University
Loyola University Institute of Politics
Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rating of "AV Preeminent"; Certified Litigation Management Professional (CLMP)
- CLM Litigation Management Institute; Top Lawyer, New Orleans Magazine 2010, 2013, 2014; Leader in Law, New Orleans CityBusiness 2010 and 2017; Best Lawyers in America© for construction defect litigation 2016-2019.