Our firm has recovered hundreds of millions of dollars in insurance payments for thousands of flood victims from Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Ike, Hurricane Sandy and many other natural disasters. We have seen countless families and businesses suffer devastating losses and get paid only pennies on the dollar from their insurance companies. Protect yourself, your family, your business and your home by following these steps when filing your claim and dealing with your insurance company following this most recent flood and wind event.
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.
Insurance Litigation - insurance recoveries for individual victims of Superstorm Sandy.
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.