Vanessa Motta

Motta Law, L.L.C.
3632 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70119

Vanessa Motta was born in Caracas, Venezuela and grew up in Miami, Florida. She received her undergraduate degree with Chapman University with a double major in Dance and Pre Law. Ms. Motta has been in the Entertainment Industry as a successful Stuntwoman for over 15 years, nonetheless,  she wanted to pursue her dream and passion. Ms. Motta attended Loyola University School of Law, earning her Juris Doctorate degree in 2015. After graduation, she was offered a position at a well-known personal injury Firm.

In 2017, Ms. Motta decided to form her own law firm focusing on clients in trucking cases. Ms. Motta has represented numerous clients in cases involving Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Insurance Claims, Property Damage, and more. Ms. Motta is bilingual.

Ms. Motta has been successful in the practice of law because of her strong work ethic, her personal approach when representing her clients, her responsiveness to her clients, and her dedication to professionalism and ethics in the legal profession. Ms. Motta is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, American Bar association and the Louisiana Association For Justice.

Ms. Motta is a member of Top 10 Trucking Trial Lawyers, Top 25 National Women Trial Lawyers, 2021 American Institute of Trial Lawyers “Litigator of the Year”, and American Academy of Attorneys Top 40 under 40.


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