Law Office of Richard J. Fernandez, LLC
3000 W Esplanade Ave N Ste 200
Metairie, LA 70002
(504) 834-8500 www.rjfernandezlaw.com
Richard J. Fernandez was admitted to practice law in the State of Louisiana in 1981 and has represented injured people throughout Louisiana and the Gulf Coast Region. He appreciates the practice of law because he genuinely enjoys helping other people.
"The greatest satisfaction in my life, other than my family, is helping the injured people that I represent." -Richard J. Fernandez.
Areas of Practice
Personal Injury -- Plaintiff Maritime Injuries Admiralty & Maritime Law Toxic Torts Workers' Compensation Law
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Louisiana, 1981 U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit U.S. Supreme Court
Southern University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana J.D. cum laude Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana LL.M., Master of Laws Major: Admiralty Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, Louisiana B.A., Economics Nicholls State University M.B.A., Master of Business Administration
Professional Associations and Memberships
Louisiana State Bar Association American Bar Association Jefferson Parrish Bar Association Louisiana Association for Justice American Association for Justice Maritime Law Association of the United States Federal Bar Association Better Business Bureau
Past Employment Positions
Louisiana 5th Circuit Court of Appeal, Law Clerk
Our firm helps people suffering from serious injuries understand their rights. In particular, we can show them how the law can help them meet their financial and medical needs.