Firm Profile

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

Headquarters

Energy Centre, Suite 2800
1100 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70163
United States
(504) 522.2304

Firm Details

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.

Demographics

Partners

Women: 1

Men: 6

Of Counsel

Men: 2

Associates

Men: 1

Other Lawyers

Women: 1

Management / Department Heads

Women: 1

Hispanic: 1

Paralegals

Women: 1

Non-Legal Employees

Women: 7

African-American: 1

Awards

  • Chambers USA 2012
  • Chambers USA 2010
  • 2012 Best Law Firms Tier 1 Personal Injury Plaintiffs
  • 2013 Best Law Firms Tier 1 Personal Injury Plaintiffs
  • Chambers USA 2013
  • 2016 Best Law Firms Tier 1 Mass Tort/Class Actions, Medical Malpractice Law and P.I. Plaintiffs 2016 Best Law Firms Tier 2 , New Orleans, Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
  • 2015 Best Law Firms Tier 1 Mass Tort/Class Actions, Medical Malpractice Law and P.I. - Plaintiffs

Firm Practice Areas

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

Office Locations

United States

United States

Louisiana

Louisiana

New Orleans, LA

Energy Centre, Suite 2800

1100 Poydras Street

New Orleans, LA 70163

United States

(504) 522.2304

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New Roads, LA

143 East Main Street, Suite Three

New Roads, LA 70760

United States

(504) 522.2304

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Mississippi

Mississippi

Ridgeland, MS

240 Trace Colony Park Drive, Suite 100

Ridgeland, MS 39157

United States

(601) 933.2054

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