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