As Honorary Consul General of the Republic of Austria, Mr. Lorio has numerous contacts within Europe, particularly in Austria. Mr. Lorio is active in the local Consular Corps and the Austrian community.
Mr. Lorio is Of Counsel with the firm having retired from the practice of law in December 2013. His practice focused on defending medical malpractice cases involving OB/GYNs, nursing homes, psychiatric hospitals and home health care agencies. He also represented clients in product liability claims.
Before joining Deutsch Kerrigan in 1978, he was an Assistant City Attorney for the City of New Orleans for three years, where he gained litigation experience defending the Mayor, the City Council and the City in matters as diverse as the constitutionality of municipal ordinances and tax measures to the defense of personal injury actions.