Aug 15, 2016

21 Named to Best Lawyers in America 2017

Deutsch Kerrigan LLP, a regional insurance defense firm, is pleased to announce the inclusion of 21 attorneys in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017. Attorney William E. Wright, Jr. was also named Best Lawyers® 2017 Legal Malpractice Law – Defense “Lawyer of the Year” in New Orleans, LA.

Listed lawyers include: 

New Orleans, LA
Francis J. Barry, Jr.: Admiralty and Maritime Law
Keith J. Bergeron: Litigation – Construction
Frederick R. Bott: Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
Terrence L. Brennan: Construction Law; Litigation – Construction; Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants
Bertrand M. Cass, Jr.: Admiralty and Maritime Law; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
Jimmy A. Castex, Jr.: Construction Litigation; Litigation – Construction
John Jerry Glas: Personal Injury Defense Litigation – Defendants
Scott J. Hedlund: Construction Law
Robert E. Kerrigan, Jr.: Commercial Litigation; Litigation – Environmental; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
Frederic Theodore Le Clercq: Litigation – Labor and Employment
Charles E. Leche: Admiralty and Maritime Law; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
Nancy J. Marshall: Commercial Litigation; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants; Product Liability Litigation – Defendants; Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants
Joseph L. McReynolds: Appellate Practice, Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
Ellis B. Murov: Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management
Isaac H. Ryan: Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
Charles F. Seemann, Jr.: Construction Law; Litigation – Construction; Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
A. Wendel Stout III: Litigation – Environmental; Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants
Kelly E. Theard: Construction Law; Litigation – Construction
William E. Wright, Jr.: Commercial Litigation; Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants; Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants
Marc J. Yellin: Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Gulfport, MS
R. Douglas Vaughn: Insurance Law

Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Over 79,000 leading attorneys globally are eligible to vote. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.