Charles Lavis is the founder and managing shareholder of Lavis Law Firm, aplc. He was born in New Orleans in 1965 and has practiced law there since 1995.
Practice Areas: Throughout his legal career, Charles has represented workers, consumers, homeowners, and business owners against insurance companies and corporations. He represents clients in matters involving Job Injuries, Accidents, Products Liability, Hurricane Insurance Claims, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death and Survival Actions, and Insurance Bad Faith.
Education: In 1987, Charles graduated from South-ern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas where he earned a Bachelors in Business Administration. In 1994, he received his law degree from Loyola Univer-sity New Orleans.
Court Admissions & Professional Memberships: Charles is admitted to practice before all Federal and State Courts in Louisiana, including the Louisiana Supreme Court. He is a member of the New Orleans Bar Association, Louisiana State Bar Association, Louisiana Association for Justice, The American Association for Justice and the Workers Injury & Advocacy Group.
Special Skills & Training: Charles has been named an Advocate by the American Association for Justice National College of Advocacy. He has received a diploma in Trial Advocacy Skills from the National Institute for Trial Advocacy, and has graduated from courses in the Essentials of Civil Litiga-tion (Reno, Nevada) and Deposition College (New Orleans, Louisiana).
Civic Memberships: Charles belongs to the Better Business Bureau and the United Policyholders.
Hobbies & Interests: When he is not working, Charles enjoys fishing, grilling and spending time with his wife and his two young children.
|LA||Eligible to Practice Law||1995||11/30/2021|
|Founder and Managing Shareholder||Lavis Law Firm||1995 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Workers Injury Law & Advocacy Group||Member||2005 - Present|
|Louisiana Association for Justice||Member||2005 - Present|
|New Orleans Bar Association||Member||1995 - Present|
|Louisiana State Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|The American Association for Justice||Member||N/A|
|BP Oil Spill Law Blog||Court Rules Kenneth Feinberg, GCCF And Their Representatives Are Not Independent Of BP||2011|
|Louisiana Job Injury Law Blog||How is a Longshore Monaural & Binaural Occupational Hearing Loss Calculated?||2010|
|Louisiana Insurance Lawyer Blog||Trouble getting your Louisiana insurance Claim Money from Your Mortgage Company?||2010|
|Loyola University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1994|
|Southern Methodist University||BBA||1987|
|Express Rent A Car LLC v. U-Save Financial Services, et al. 2009 WL 2835762 (E.D.La.))||For Plaintiff|
|Brenda Pitts v. Louisiana Insurance Property Insurance Corporation, 4 So.3d 107, 2008-1024 (La.App. 4 Cir. 1/7/09)||For Plaintiff|
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