Best Law FirmBest Law Firm 2016

History: Founded in 1949, the firm is one of Louisiana's oldest and largest law offices devoted principally to serving the public and other members of the bar on behalf of victims of wrongful personal injury and death.

Areas of Emphasis: In addition to general tort practice, areas in which the firm's partners and associates are experienced include Admiralty, Products Liability, Professional Negligence, General Maritime, Jones Act and Offshore Oilfield, Aviation, Railroad and other Personal Injury Litigation, as well as Securities Fraud.

Firm Activities: The firm's partners actively participate as Adjunct Professors of Law at Tulane and Loyola Universities, and in continuing legal education activities sponsored by the Louisiana State Bar Association, the New Orleans Bar Association, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, the Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association and other regional bar associations.

Special Distinctions: Presidencies: Louisiana State Bar Association, New Orleans Bar Association, and the Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association.

Board Memberships: Association of Trial Lawyers of America and Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association.

Chairmanship: New Orleans Metropolitan Crime Commission, Louisiana State Bar Association, Medical/Legal Interprofessional Committee, Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, Medial Malpractice Section, and New Orleans Bar Association, Medical Jurisprudence Committee.

Memberships: American College of Trial Lawyers, Louisiana State Law Institute Council and National board of Trial Advocacy.

Authorship: Trial Handbook for Louisiana Lawyers.

Main Location

Energy Centre, Suite 2800
1100 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70163
Phone: 504-522-2304
3 offices

Firm Attorneys

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Gerald E. Meunier Gerald E. Meunier Gainsburgh, Benjamin, David, Meunier & Warshauer, L.L.C.
Practicing in: Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Practicing in: Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

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    Client Comments

    "Mr. Robert David is a true professional and a credit to the legal world. My family and I felt as though we were his only client. His attention to detail and our feelings were so sincere and his dedication to proving our case was so strong that we never once doubted his findings and advice. In a world where life moves at such a fast pace, Mr. David takes time with each and every one of his cases and takes nothing for granted. It is that type of work discipline that makes him such an effective lawyer and an outstanding individual. Family and community are very important to him and my family and I are very proud to know this wonderful man. It's our privilege to call him a friend."
    - Karen Bollich
    N/A
    "We were referred to Mr. David by a family friend. We were informed that he was the best in his field and we found this to be true. We also learned that aside from being an excellent attorney, he was amazingly compassionate and understanding to our needs. The personal service that he asserted to us was far beyond that of a lawyer/client relationship. He kept us informed of our case throughout its duration, and always responded to our calls and questions in a timely manner. The greif and sorrow our family endured from the unnecessary death of our mother was extremely difficult. However, Mr. David, in the utmost professional manner finally brought us closure. I have already referred Mr. David to several of my friends and would highly reccomend him and his firm to anyone. "
    - Luling Lauzon
    "My siblings and I acquired Mr. Robert David as our lawyer through another attorney who recommended him because of his expertise in malpractice cases. His knowledge and utmost dedication to the field of law made a difference in the outcome of our case. He would gather all information and legal terms and report back to us in a simplified way. His mannerism and personality is a quality that very few share. I had all the confidence in his organizational and dedicational decisions throughout the handling of our case. Because of this, Mr. David is set apart from his peers in the legal world. Without hesitation I would wholeheartedly recommend him and his law firm to anyone in need of a true professional lawyer. "
    - Eve Lauzon LeBlanc
    "I refer cases to Mr. David, worked on cases with him, and have been adverse to Mr. David's clients. On all occasions, he is well-prepared, cordial, professional, and honorable. He is a remarkable man and a credit to his profession."
    - Dr. Richard A. Spector
    N/A
    "Mr. Robert David is a true professional and a credit to the legal world. My family and I felt as though we were his only client. His attention to detail and our feelings were so sincere and his dedication to proving our case was so strong that we never once doubted his findings and advice. In a world where life moves at such a fast pace, Mr. David takes time with each and every one of his cases and takes nothing for granted. It is that type of work discipline that makes him such an effective lawyer and an outstanding individual. Family and community are very important to him and my family and I are very proud to know this wonderful man. It's our privilege to call him a friend."
    - Karen Bollich
    N/A
    "We were referred to Mr. David by a family friend. We were informed that he was the best in his field and we found this to be true. We also learned that aside from being an excellent attorney, he was amazingly compassionate and understanding to our needs. The personal service that he asserted to us was far beyond that of a lawyer/client relationship. He kept us informed of our case throughout its duration, and always responded to our calls and questions in a timely manner. The greif and sorrow our family endured from the unnecessary death of our mother was extremely difficult. However, Mr. David, in the utmost professional manner finally brought us closure. I have already referred Mr. David to several of my friends and would highly reccomend him and his firm to anyone. "
    - Luling Lauzon
    "My siblings and I acquired Mr. Robert David as our lawyer through another attorney who recommended him because of his expertise in malpractice cases. His knowledge and utmost dedication to the field of law made a difference in the outcome of our case. He would gather all information and legal terms and report back to us in a simplified way. His mannerism and personality is a quality that very few share. I had all the confidence in his organizational and dedicational decisions throughout the handling of our case. Because of this, Mr. David is set apart from his peers in the legal world. Without hesitation I would wholeheartedly recommend him and his law firm to anyone in need of a true professional lawyer. "
    - Eve Lauzon LeBlanc
    "I refer cases to Mr. David, worked on cases with him, and have been adverse to Mr. David's clients. On all occasions, he is well-prepared, cordial, professional, and honorable. He is a remarkable man and a credit to his profession."
    - Dr. Richard A. Spector
    N/A

    Gainsburgh, Benjamin, David, Meunier & Warshauer, L.L.C.

    Main Location

    Energy Centre, Suite 2800
    1100 Poydras Street
    New Orleans, LA 70163
    Phone: 504-522-2304
    3 offices

    Personnel

    Partners: 5
    Of Counsel: 2
    Associates: 3
    Paralegals: 1
    Non-Legal Employees: 9

    Practice Areas

    Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs