Lamothe Law Firm Files Opioid Lawsuits

Lamothe Law Firm represents towns and parishes with claims against opioid manufacturers and sellers. Here’s why we got involved. The “Opioid Crisis” arose from the misuse, abuse, and over-prescription of opioids which include brand-name prescription medications such as e.g., OxyContin, Opana ER, Vicodin, Subsys, and Duragesic, as well as generics such as e.g., oxycodone, hydrocodone,… Read More

Lamothe Law Firm Attorney Admiralty Speaker at National Conference

We are pleased to announce that the National College of Advocacy has invited LLF attorney Richard Martin to speak at the American Association for Justice 2020 Annual Convention in Washington, D.C. on July 11, 2020. Mr. Martin’s topic will be “Removal of Admiralty Cases” for AAJ’s Admiralty Law Section CLE Program, an educational program for… Read More

LaFASA’s Louisiana Sexual Assault Centers

There is help for survivors of sexual assault. The Louisiana Foundation Against Sexual Assault (LaFASA) has 11 accredited Sexual Assault Centers in Louisiana. From LaFASA’s website – “Local sexual assault centers are an essential resource for survivors, their loved ones, and their communities. These local organizations are supporting people through a very vulnerable time in… Read More

How to Avoid Common Motorcycle Accidents

Riding a motorcycle is one of the most thrilling experiences you can have on the road.  The feel of the wind on your face as you ride down an open highway is a freeing moment.  However, riding a motorcycle is inherently dangerous, although the causes of many accidents are not the motorcyclist’s fault.  There are… Read More

Super Lawyers 2020

Lamothe Law Firm is pleased to announce that Frank Lamothe has been selected again for inclusion in Louisiana Super Lawyers 2020 for the practice area of Personal Injury – Plaintiff, an honor that he has received each year since 2007. Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are… Read More

Shifting Defense Incentives in the Age of “Metrics”

This article was written by Kristi Schubert and was previously published by the Louisiana Association for Justice in its publication, “Louisiana Advocate.” Knowledge of the interests and pressures that defense attorneys face on a daily basis can translate to better results for your plaintiff clients. In any negotiation, the more you know about your opposition,… Read More

Our Firm’s Holiday Lunch

Here are some photos today of our firm at the holiday celebration at Antoine’s Restaurant in New Orleans. From left: Richard, KayLa, Julien, Frank, Kristi, Lisa and Kris. Happy Holidays to everyone!

How Representativeness Skews Judgment

This article was previously published by the Louisiana Association for Justice in their “Louisiana Advocates” publication. Representativeness: How it Skews Judgment and Why You Should Care by Kristi S. Schubert In a previous article I discussed how attorneys can achieve better results by being aware of the effects of the “anchoring heuristic,” which describes the… Read More

Personal Safety for Passengers Using Uber or Lyft

From the Washington Post, “Uber discloses 3,000 reports of sexual assault on U.S. rides last year in its long-awaited safety study.” This is the first time a ride-sharing company has disclosed the scale of this safety problem. Both Uber and Lyft say they have implemented changes to address these safety concerns including increased screening and… Read More

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