Posts Categorized In: Richard Martin

Federal Court Motions to Dismiss and the Standard for Overcoming Them

Lamothe Law Firm attorneys have over 100 years of combined experience practicing in federal court including maritime law cases. Our maritime and offshore injury attorneys are Frank Lamothe, Richard Martin and Julien Lamothe. Here’s a popular article that Richard Martin wrote for other attorneys on “Legal Standards for Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 12 Motions… Read More

LLF Attorney Article Published by Louisiana Association of Justice

Enjoining Foreign Anti-Suit Litigation This article, written by Lamothe Law Firm attorney Richard Martin, was published in the Louisiana Association for Justice’s Sept 2023 publication, “Louisiana Advocates.”   In Ganpat v. Eastern Pacific Shipping, PTE, No. 22-30168 (April 28, 2023), the U.S. Fifth Circuit affirmed U.S. District Judge Susie Morgan’s (E.D. La.) grant of a… Read More

Lamothe Law Firm – In the Community

Lamothe Law Firm’s Richard Martin again “rode dapper for a cause” aboard his Triumph Bonneville motorcycle in New Orleans’ Distinguished Gentlemen Ride. This is a worldwide event which raises money for prostate cancer research and men’s mental health. Started ten years ago in Australia and sponsored by the U.K.’s Triumph Motorcycles, the “DGR” is now… Read More

Enjoining Foreign Counter-Lawsuits Against Clients

Lamothe Law Firm is pleased to announce a major U.S. Fifth Circuit decision which protects U.S. court foreign plaintiffs against a defendant’s retaliatory lawsuit in the foreign plaintiff’s home country. In Ganpat v. Eastern Pacific Shipping, PTE, No. 22-30168 (Fifth Cir., April 28, 2023), Lamothe Firm attorney and Proctor in Admiralty Richard M. Martin, Jr…. Read More

LLF Attorneys Riding for a Cause

On September 29, 2019, Frank Lamothe, Richard Martin and Julien Lamothe will be “riding dapper for a cause” in the New Orleans version of The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride. This unique motorcycling event unites motorcycle riders all over the world to raise money for prostate cancer research and men’s mental health. Started in Australia in 2012,… Read More

LLF Attorneys at Justice Conference

Here are LLF attorneys Kristi Schubert and Richard Martin at the annual American Association for Justice Conference in San Diego. Richard was a speaker for the Admiralty Law Section on the topic, “Using FRCP 4(k)(2) to Obtain Personal Jurisdiction Over Foreign Defendants.” He is a veteran trial lawyer with over 30 years of experience handling… Read More

Vessel – Master Questions

LLF attorney Richard Martin recently published this article in the Louisiana Association for Justice publication, “Louisiana Advocates,” June 2019 edition. This is Part 1 of a 2 part series. Part 2 will focus on service under Louisiana law and how to turn a vessel’s master into an employee of the foreign management company. Can a… Read More

What Are My Rights for a Maritime/Offshore Injury?

At Lamothe Law Firm, maritime personal injury claims represent a large portion of our trial practice. Although our attorneys are also admitted to practice in Mississippi and Texas, where coastal federal district and state county courts have some maritime cases, Lamothe Law Firm is home-based in New Orleans, which is the heart of maritime litigation… Read More

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