John Hammons

Nelson and Hammons Law Firm
705 Milam Street
Shreveport, LA 71101
318-227-2401
www.nelsonhammonslaw.com


Born: New Orleans, Louisiana, April 5, 1951

Admitted to bar, 1976, Louisiana.

Education:

Northeast Louisiana University (B.A., magna cum laude, 1973)
Louisiana State University (J.D., 1976)
Phi Kappa Phi
Phi Delta Phi
Omicron Delta Kappa
Recipient, First Place - Robert L. Tullis Moot Court Competition
Louisiana State University Law School, 1976. Member, Governor's Commission on Medical Malpractice, 1989-1990

Professional Memberships

Governor's Commission On Medical Malpractice, 1989-1990
Louisiana Medical Disclosure Panel, 1989-1990
American Society Of Law, Medicine & Ethics, 2000-2003
Medical Malpractice Section Of Louisiana Association for Justice
Professional Negligence Section of the American Association for Justice
American Association for Justice Medical Malpractice Exchange
Medicine & Law Committee Of American Bar Association
Professional Negligence Section Of American Association for Justice
Featured in Super Lawyers in 2007 through 2017

Practice Areas:

Medical Malpractice
Nursing Negligence
Nursing Home Negligence
Memberships and Associations:
Shreveport, Louisiana State Bar Association
American Bar Association
Louisiana Association for Justice(Member: Board of Governors, 1992-1993; Medical Malpractice Section)
The American Association for Justice; American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics