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.
Commercial Property Damage/Loss of Business - fire destroys the historic New Orleans Fair Grounds.
Commercial Property Damage/Loss of Business - Hurricane Katrina commercial property settlement for a Metairie high-rise.
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.
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.
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.
Judgment rendered in a serious automobile accident.
Personal Injury/Uninsured Motorist - judgment in Intersectional collision case resulting in brain injuries to passenger.