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The Donovan Law Firm, LLC, is structured as a general law practice.  This structure allows The Donovan Law Firm, LLC, to provide cost-effective representation to its clients in the areas of law including, but not limited to, personal injury, family law, divorces, wills, trusts, criminal defense and DWI litigation. The Donovan Law Firm, LLC will serve all jurisdictions in Louisiana, but will primarily serve the communities of the Northshore of Lake Pontchatrain.


           Mr. Michael S. Donovan, a graduate of Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and Louisiana State University, is the principal member of The Donovan Law Firm, LLC.   Mr. Donovan was admitted to the Louisiana Bar in October of 2009 and practiced workers compensation law before founding The Donovan Law Firm, LLC, in January of 2011.  Mr. Donovan has called the Northshore home for the past 25 years and is committed to providing his local community excellent, efficient and effective legal representation.



Contact info

331 Girod St.
Suite # 3
Mandeville, LA, 70448

Practice areas


  1. Wills: 60%
    5 years
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
    5 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%
    5 years

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  • Wayne Morris Aufrecht

    I endorse this lawyer. I have had the pleasure of working with Mike on several matters over the last several years. Mike has a strong work ethic, expertise in contract law and collection matters and always stays on top of his case load.


    Wayne Aufrecht Chapter 13 bankruptcy Attorney
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  • Gino Ronald Forte

    Mike is an honest and conscientious member of the local bar. I had the opportunity to work with Mike doing volunteer work through the St. Tammany Parish Bar Association. He is trustworthy and dedicated to serving the community.


    Gino Forte Litigation Attorney
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LAEligible to practice law200907/08/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThe Donovan Law Firm, LLC2011 - Present
Attorney at LawMichael S. Donovan2010 - 2011
AssociateRabalais, Unland & Lorio Law Firm2009 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Greater Covington Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Louisiana State Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Slidell Bar AssociationMember2011 - 2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University New Orleans College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
Louisiana State UniversityBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science2004