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Louis Leopold Gertler

also known as Louis Gertler, Louis L Gertler

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect, Medical Malpractice, Trucking Accident

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About Me



Louis Gertler is a partner with the Gertler Law Firm, a New Orleans
personal injury law firm.  The firm focuses on the following injury and accident practice areas:


 



  • Mesothelioma



  • Wrongful Death Claims



  • Automobile Accidents

  • Injuries Suffered At Birth Including Cerebral Palsy

  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Resulting From An Accident

  • Product Liability

  • Toxic Mold

  • Semi-Truck Accidents

  • Motorycycle Accidents


  • Dangerous
    Property Conditions

  • Train & Railroad Related Accidents

  • Hospital & Physician Malpractice

  • Nursing Home Abuse & Negligence

  • Construction Site Accidents

  • Burn Injuries

  • Factory Accidents

  • Injuries Suffered While On Oil Rigs

  • Dog Bites






General Personal Injury Practice: Office Location - 129 Carondelet Street,
New Orleans, LA 70130 - 504-581-6411

Mesothelioma Practice: Office Location - 127 Carondelet Street,
New Orleans, LA 70130 - 504-355-0057


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Trucking Accident: 25%
  2. Medical Malpractice: 25%
  3. Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect: 25%
  4. Car Accidents: 25%

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Garry R Salomon

    I endorse this lawyer. He is very knowledgeable and highly competent. As an attorney Louis enjoys a great national reputation especially in the area of personal injury law. He has been a leader in some of the most complicated cases in America, such as tobacco class actions. He is certainly one of the finest lawyers in America.

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    Garry Salomon Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • John Ryan Worman

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    John Worman Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
LAEligible to practice law199405/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
Top 100 Trial LawyersAmerican Association for Justice2011
Super LawyerLouisiana Super Lawyers2011
Louisiana Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2010
Top 100 Trial LawyersAmerican Trial Lawyers Association (ATLA)2010
Louisiana Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2009
Louisiana Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2008
Louisiana Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2007
Trial Lawyer of the Year Award FinalistTrial Lawyers for Public Justice2005
BV Distinguished RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerGertler Law Firm1994 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Louisiana Association for JusticeBoard of Governors2008 - Present
Louisiana Association for Justice, Section on Toxics, Environment and PharmaceuticalsChairman2008 - 2009
Louisiana State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Louisiana Association for JusticeMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Ludwig v. Jefferson Performing Arts SocietyN/A
Ludwig v. Jefferson Performing Arts SocietyN/A
Chaisson v. Avondale Industries, et alN/A

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Louisiana Advocates"Midnight" OSHA opinion letter aims to create protections for respirator manufacturers2009
Louisiana AdvocatesNew name; looking ahead.2008
Tulane Law ReviewA Special Gift of Wisdom From My Grandfather1995

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Tulane University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1994

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Louisiana Association for Justice - CLE Highlights of 2008The Work Product Privilege in Louisiana2008
Louisiana Association for Justice - CLE à la CarteWhat is the work-product privilege?2007