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Gracella Simmons

Gracella Simmons

Practice areas:

Ethics & Professional Responsibility, Employment & Labor, Car Accidents, Mediation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1977

  1. Mediation: 25%
  2. Car Accidents: 25%
  3. Employment & Labor: 25%
  4. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 25%

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

Keogh, Cox & Wilson, Ltd

701 Main St
Baton Rouge, LA, 70802

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
LAEligible to practice law197708/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerKeogh, Cox and Wilson1998 - 2015
PartnerWoodley, Williams, Fenet, Boudreaux, Norman & Brown1994 - 1998
Managing AttorneyContinental Insurance Company1978 - 1983
Law ClerkLouisiana District Court1976 - 1997

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Board of Trial Advocates (Louisiana Chapter)PresidentN/A
Louisiana State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Baton Rouge Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Defense Research InstituteMemberN/A
Louisiana Association of Defense CouncilMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
MB Industries LLC v. CNA Insurance Co., 74 So.3d 1173 (La. 2011).Supreme Court reverse Court of Appeal and dismissed case.

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Around the Bar (BRBA)Stand up for Health2014
Around the BarAn Overview of the Law as it Relates to Legal Malpractice2005

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Louisiana State UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A
Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law CenterLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
ABOTA Masters in TrialTrial Practice2014
ABOTA Masters in TrialTrial Practice2013
ABOTA Masters in TrialTrial Practice2009
ABOTA Masters in TrialTrial Practice2007
ABOTA Masters in TrialTrial Practice2006