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Goff & Goff Attorneys

P.O. Box 2050
612 North Vienna Street
Ruston, LA, 71273

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 30%
    23 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
    23 years
  3. Defective Products: 20%
    23 years
  4. Estate Planning: 20%
    8 years

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LAEligible to practice law199207/08/2016
TXInactive 199807/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Presidents AwardLouisiana Association Criminal Defense Lawyers2001
Presidents AwardLouisiana Association Criminal Defense Lawyers1999
Eagle ScoutBoy Scouts of AmericaN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerGoff and Goff Attorneys1993 - Present
Law ClerkLouisiana Supreme Court, Justice James L. Dennis1992 - 1993
Association namePosition nameDuration
Louisiana Public Defender BoardBoard Member2010 - Present
American Association for JusticeChairman, Firearms & Ammunition Litigation Group2001 - Present
Louisiana Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of GovernorsN/A
Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense LawyersPresidentN/A
Ruston JayceesPresidentN/A
Louisiana Med-CampsBoard Member2004 - 2008
Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary BoardHearing Committee Chairman2002 - 2009
Christian Community ActionPresident1999 - 2004
Louisiana Indigent Defense Assistance BoardBoard Member1998 - 2006
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Junkins v. Modern Muzzleloading,$2,120,000 jury verdict upheld on appeal
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Champion magazinePoint the Finger at the Gun1999
Louisiana Law ReviewMixed Signals: A Look at Louisiana’s Experience with Harmless Error in Criminal Cases1999
Louisiana Law ReviewVariations of a Common Theme: An Analysis of Louisiana’s Experience with Harmless Error in Criminal Cases1993
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeN/ACollege Graduate Program2005
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeN/ACollege2004
Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law CenterDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A1992
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Seize Success - Trials that WorkDiscovering the Story of Your Trial2011
LTLA New OrleansProfessionalism2004
Nuts and Bolts of Criminal DefenseProfessionalism2001
2001 ATLA Annual Convention-MontrealGuns 101-Firearms & Ammunition Product Liability Litigation2001
LACDL Last ChanceForensic Ballistics and Firearms Design in Criminal Cases1998