Maintaining a Reputation of Excellence
Operating in New Orleans Since 1892
The New Orleans lawyers of Montgomery Barnett, L.L.P. have earned a solid
reputation throughout the region based on their proven record of excellence
in practice. The firm has been representing
governmental and public entities,
businesses and corporations, professionals and individuals in Louisiana since 1892. The diverse and
creative professional talents of the team of attorneys at Montgomery Barnett
have produced a hardworking partnership dedicated to providing the best
in legal representation and counseling for the firm's clients.
full-service law firm with offices in New Orleans and Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Montgomery Barnett's
attorneys handle all aspects of corporate,
real estate, and business law. They provide admiralty and maritime litigation; defense against
product liability claims; fidelity and surety representation; casualty and insurance defense; and
professional liability defense.
They also handle cases involving construction law; transportation law;
environmental law and toxic torts; and energy, natural resources, and
oil and gas law. The firm even provides
bankruptcy representation both for commercial debtors and creditors and
estate planning on a local, regional, national and international basis.
Focused on Achieving Clients' Goals
In every case they represent, the firm's attorneys operate under simple
principles. They confer closely with the client to set a clearly defined
goal on each matter to provide the client with prompt and effective representation,
properly staffed for the particular matter involved. Whether the case
can be resolved out of court or will require a full trial with ongoing
complex litigation, they invest the necessary time and resources to achieve the best result
possible under the circumstances. They have never varied from this benchmark.
The attorneys of the firm have never forgotten that they are, first and
foremost, professional service providers. They work to satisfy their clients
to the fullest degree that can be achieved. The firm's broad client
base is perhaps the clearest indicator of their solid position in the
legal community in New Orleans and throughout the region.
New Orleans Lawyers Recognized by Their Peers in the Legal Profession
Montgomery Barnett's reputation in the field of legal practice is reflected
in the numerous peer-review recognitions that have been awarded to the
firm collectively, as well as to the individual attorneys. Mr. Lund, one
of the firm's partners, received the Louisiana Bar Foundation's
Curtis R. Boisfontaine Trial Advocacy Award in legal malpractice for 2012
in acknowledgement of his ongoing devotion to achieving excellence in
Other achievements of the attorneys in New Orleans include the following:
A large number of the firm's attorneys have been included in the annual
Louisiana Super Lawyers® list, a ranking that is reserved for no more than 5 percent of lawyers
in the state.
Many of the firm's attorneys have been honored with the Martindale-Hubbell®
AV® Rating, one of the most sought-after peer-review rankings in the legal profession.
The firm has been named as one of the
U.S. News & World Report Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms, a recognition which is based on 4.3
million evaluations of 68,761 of the top lawyers in the country.
Whether you need representation for business litigation, environmental
law and toxic torts, product liability defense, or any other type of legal
matter, you can have confidence in the team at Montgomery Barnett.