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Our attorneys from many disciplines collaborate to provide unique legal solutions for our customers. We work as integrated, multidisciplinary teams across offices and practice areas to give our clients the skills they need for great solutions.

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The firm’s Admiralty Group represents clients in a wide array of matters which require the skill, knowledge and expertise of experienced, quality maritime counsel.

estate planning


Experienced counselors in our Civil Group provide will and estate planning services to individuals, families and fiduciaries on a wide range of issues involving estate and gift planning, as well as estate and trust administration.

Aviation Law


Our Aviation Team advises insurers, commercial operators, airport authorities and private and commercial owners and operators of fixed and rotary wing aircraft on a variety of issues related to both general aviation and commercial operations.


Daigle Fisse & Kessenich defends domestic and international insurance companies and self-insured businesses in courts throughout the region and nation.

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The firm represents business and commercial clients, including lenders, in a broad range of commercial and financial transactions.


The firm defends a wide range of insurers, companies and the State of Louisiana in litigation of construction-related claims.


The firm was founded as an insurance defense practice, and our client base has grown in the last ten years to include multiple domestic and international interests in insurance, excess and re-insurance risks.


Our Civil Group counsels’ business clients on the formation, organization and governance of corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships and other forms of Louisiana business associations, including issues relating to the responsibility of officers and directors and shareholder rights.

Eminent Domain


Lawyers with specific expertise in our Civil Group serve as outside litigation counsel for the Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development in connection with its expropriation of real property for the construction and expansion of road and bridge projects throughout Louisiana.


The firm counsels and represents regional and national employers in all matters related to labor and employment.


The firm is nationally known for its skill and experience in product’s liability litigation in both civil and admiralty actions.

toxic tort


The Civil and Admiralty Groups represent clients in litigation involving a variety of environmental and toxic tort concerns.


The firm represents business and commercial clients and their insurers in a broad range of commercial litigation in state and federal courts throughout the southeast region, and for certain clients, nationally and internationally as well.

New Orleans

Phone: 985-871-8000
Fax: 985-792-8209

Baton Rouge

Phone: 225-421-1800
Fax: 225-421-1792

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