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Hugh Lambert founded The Lambert Firm in 1977 and has since grown the firm to one of the most prestigious and well respected firms in New Orleans, representing individuals and businesses alike in a wide range of legal matters. In addition to his legal representation, Hugh Lambert is a frequent lecturer across the United States on class actions and mass torts. He has also authored and published legal articles. He has held a broad range of leadership positions in many organizations devoted to law, civic and charitable pursuits. He is a member in good standing of numerous state and federal courts throughout the United States in which results favorable to the firm’s clients have been achieved.


 


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State of Louisiana
US District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
US District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
US District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
US District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
US Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
US Federal Claims Court


 


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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 48%
  2. Environmental: 47%
  3. Spinal Cord Injury: 5%

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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Hugh. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jeremy Zivko Soso

    Hugh is a well respected and aggressive litigator.

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    Jeremy Soso Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact info

The Lambert Firm

701 Magazine St
New Orleans, LA, 70130

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
LAEligible to practice law197408/05/2016
MIActive And In Good Standing197308/04/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007
Blue KeyLoyola University1974
Blue KeyLoyola University1973
Blue KeyLoyola University1972
President's ClubAmerican Association for JusticeN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThe Lambert Firm PLC1977 - Present
Instructor, Legal Research and WritingLoyola Law School1973 - 1974
Federal Law ClerkJudge R. Blake West, US District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana1973 - 1975
EditorLoyola Law Review1972 - 1974
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Louisiana State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Federal Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Bar Association of the Fifth Federal CircuitMemberN/A
Louisiana Association for JusticeMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Loyola Law Review, Volume XVIIEnvironment Law: Qui Tam Actions Under the Refuse Act1971
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
University of Michigan Law SchoolEngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science1963