Taylor Bassett

Morrow Morrow Ryan & Bassett
324 W Landry St
Opelousas, LA 70570
(337) 948-4483
www.mmrbhlawoffice.com


Taylor J. Bassett joined the law firm of Morrow, Morrow, Ryan, Bassett & Haik in August of 2011 after receiving his J.D./D.C.L. from LSU’s Paul M. Hebert Law Center. During law school, he focused on tort litigation and trial preparation, and was a member of the Trial Advocacy and Environmental Moot Court teams. Taylor has been selected for inclusion within the Louisiana Rising Stars publication from 2015 to present, as well as the Acadiana Profile’s 2016 Top Lawyers for Personal Injury Litigation. He served as past President of the St. Landry Parish Bar Association and serves on the Council of Directors for the Louisiana Association for Justice.

PRACTICE AREAS
Personal Injury
Auto Accidents
Trucking Accidents
Motorcycle Accidents
Pharmaceutical Litigation
Maritime/Offshore
Toxic Torts

EDUCATION
Louisiana State University, May 2008, B.S. in Accounting, with concentration in Internal Auditing
Louisiana State University, May 2011, J.D./Diploma of Civil Law

MEMBERSHIPS & ACHIEVEMENTS
St. Landry Parish Bar Association  Past President
City Attorney for Port Barre
City Attorney for Krotz Springs
Lafayette Bar Association
Louisiana State Bar Association
Louisiana Association for Justice  Law Practice Technology Section Chair
American Association for Justice
Selected for Inclusion within Acadiana Profile’s 2016 Top Lawyers
Selected for Inclusion within Louisiana Super Lawyers® Rising Stars 2015-present
Former clerk to U.S. District Court Judge Richard T. Haik
Make-A-Wish Foundation
Big Brothers & Big Sisters
Habitat for Humanity
National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
All Louisiana state courts
United States District Court, Western District of Louisiana
United States District Court, Middle District of Louisiana