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Kyle Sherman

About me

My name is Kyle Sherman and I am a fighter!I have been practicing law since 1996, specializing in Personal Injury work since 1998.  Immediately after graduating from the Louisiana State University Law Center, I had the honor of working for the nationally renowned criminal defense attorney, Roy Black in Miami, Florida.

Shortly after returning to Louisiana, I began working for Charles Brandt, a very well respected Civil Trial Lawyer in Lafayette, Louisiana.  We eventually formed the partnership of Brandt and Sherman, LLP, where we represent the injured.

Recently, I graduated from the Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College , concentrating on skill development for Jury Trials.  I was voted the class representative out of 54 students, which included mass tort litigators, capital offense defenders and a Trial Lawyer of the Year.  It was a great honor to be recognized among such a group of talented trial lawyers and wonderful people.

When I am not practicing law, I compete in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and train under UFC veteran, Tim Credeur.  My martial arts training compliments my trial skills, in that it sharpens my mind and ability to focus my energy in a positive way against my opponents in and out of the courtroom.  I also enjoy raising and training horses with my wife, artist Catherine Boley. 


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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 95%
  2. Spinal Cord Injury: 5%



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Attorney endorsements

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  • Jacob L. Rowe

    I cannot think of a more passionate attorney than Kyle Sherman. I would recommend his services to anyone.


    Jacob Rowe Class Action Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Rhonda B. Ives

    Kyle Sherman is dedicated to his clients in a way that far exceeds most average attorneys. Kyle is always searching for ways to better himself as a lawyer and as a human being. This sets him apart in the legal field because he is not content with being average. He is an aggressive trial attorney and he is passionate about his clients and the justice they deserve. I met Kyle at an advanced trial training college where I had a chance to see how dedicated Kyle is to his clients and the energy he puts forth to help them recover from horrible loss. You have one of the hardest working attorneys In the country when you select Kyle as your attorney and I endorse him.


    Rhonda Ives Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Brandt & Sherman LLP

111 Mercury St
Lafayette, LA, 70503


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199801/09/2016
LAEligible to practice law199601/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Lawyers 2014Acadiana Profile2014
Class RepresentativeGerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Partner/ AttorneyBrandt & Sherman LLP2008 - Present
AttorneyLaw Offices of Charles Brandt1997 - 2008
AttorneyLaw Offices Of Roy Black, PA1996 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
TLC F Warrior BoardBoard Member2011 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/AN/A
Louisiana Association for JusticeN/AN/A
Louisiana State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Lafayette Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Margie Richard, individually and behalf of Cody Richard Versus Michael Beard et alTwo Million Dollar Settlement
Mary Bruno et al Versus Ricky Bonnet et al1.445 Million Dollar Settlement
In Re: Abdon Callais Offsore, LLC As owner of the M/V MISS CHARLOTTE FOR EXONERATION FROM OR LIMITATION OF VLIABILITY$490,000.00 Settlement from Mediation
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeN/AN/A2011
Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law CenterDoctor of Juridical ScienceN/A1995
Louisiana State UniversityN/ABuisness Administration1991