About this office:
HUDSON, POTTS & BERNSTEIN, LLP was founded in 1875 and is the oldest and largest law firm in Northeast Louisiana. Headquartered in Monroe, Louisiana, our North Louisiana ties are strong and our roots run deep. As a regional law firm, we have attorneys who practice in Louisiana, Arkansas and Mississippi. Our success and longevity derive from our consistent ability to meet the needs of our clients with a full array of legal services. We employ the latest technology to meet our clients' ever-changing needs and the demands of today's legal environment. We are mindful of our history and never lose sight of the hard work and commitment to excellence that have paved the way for our firm's success.
HUDSON, POTTS & BERNSTEIN, LLP represents individuals, businesses, governmental entities, corporations, banks, and insurance companies. We pride ourselves in providing our clients the attention, resources and experience they need to handle their legal matters. Our strong knowledge of Louisiana law and specific areas of Federal law, and our entrusted client relationships, are hallmarks of our Firm. We have the breadth and depth of knowledge, experience and resources to provide you with the excellent legal representation you deserve. Our mission is to provide legal representation which is tailored to your needs, and to provide that representation in an ethical, timely, and efficient manner.
Statement of Practice Summary:
General Civil; Trial and Appellate Practice in State and Federal Courts; Antitrust; Banking; Bankruptcy; Corporation; Creditors Rights; Education; Insurance; Labor; Media; Probate; Professional Liability; Products Liability; Real Estate; Taxation; Transportation Law.; Arson Litigation; Commercial Transactions; Business Law; Commercial Law; Civil Rights; Class Actions; Mass Torts; Commercial Litigation; Nursing Home Litigation; Construction Litigation; Litigation; Contracts; Creditors Rights in Bankruptcy; Discrimination; Employment Discrimination; Title VII Discrimination; Wrongful Termination; Employment Law; Whistleblower Litigation; Employment Contracts; Family and Medical Leave Act; Age Discrimination in Employment; National Origin Discrimination; Pregnancy Discrimination; ERISA; Employee Benefits; Estate Planning; Family Law; First Amendment Law; Health Care; Health Law; Insurance Litigation; Legal Malpractice; Medical Malpractice; Municipal Liability; Premises Liability; Workers Compensation; Trucking Law; Railroad Law; Toxic Torts.; Child Custody; Divorce; Business Development; Business Formation; Business Litigation; Trusts and Estates; Trust Law; Living Trusts; Powers of Attorney; Construction Law; Arbitration; Media and First Amendment; Elder Law; Hospital Law.
Year Established: 1875
FINANCIAL CLIENTS: JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.; Community Trust Bank; Farm Credit Bank; San Antonio Federal Credit Union; General Motors Acceptance Corp.; Agricredit, Inc.; Security 1st National Bank of Ruston; Mitsubishi Motor Credit of America; First National Bank of Crossett; Iberia Bank.
American Isuzu Motors; ANGUS Chemical Company; Bancroft Bag Co.; Bancroft Paper Company, Inc.; Brookshire Grocery Company; Caldwell Manufacturing Company (a Division of Chief Industries, Inc.); Chrysler Corp.; Columbian Chemicals Company; Deans Foods, Inc.; Delta Southern Railroad, Inc.; Ducks Unlimited and Wetlands America, Inc.; General Motors Corp.; Georgia-Pacific Corporation; Graphic Packaging; Guide Corporation; Honda North America, Inc.; Louisiana Employers Safety Association; Louisiana Municipal Risk Management Agency; Louisiana Tech University; Mazda Motors of America; Montlake Holdings, LLC; Mueller Manufacturing Company; Nissan Motor Corporation in the USA; Petroleum and Automation Consultants, Inc.; Quanta Services, Inc.; Sears, Roebuck and Co.; University of Louisiana at Monroe (formerly Northeast Louisiana University); State of Louisiana; Union Pacific Railroad Company; United Agricultural Products; Waste Management, Inc.; Willstaff Inc.; Whirlpool Corporation.
INSURANCE CLIENTS: Acceptance Casualty Insurance Company; Ace American Insurance Company; Allstate Insurance Company; ACC Insurance Company; American General Insurance Company; American National Property & Casualty Insurance Company, Inc.; Amerisure Insurance Company; Blue Cross of Louisiana; Church Mutual Ins. Co.; CNA Insurance Group; Darwin Professional Underwriters; Direct Adjusting, Inc.; Everest Indemnity Company; Gallagher Bassett Company; Great American Insurance Company; Hallmark Insurance Company; Hartford Insurance Group; Liberty Mutual Insurance Company; Louisiana Mutual Medical Insurance Co.; Louisiana Workers Compensation Corporation; Metropolitan Life Insurance Co.; Oceanus Insurance Company; The Prudential Insurance Company of America; Risk Management, Inc.; Risk Management Services, LLC; Shelter Insurance Co.; St. Paul/Travelers Insurance Company; State Farm Fire & Casualty Ins. Co.; State Farm Mutual Automobile Ins. Co.; Terra Nova Insurance Company, Ltd.; Titan Indemnity Insurance Company; US Agencies Casualty Insurance Company; Winchester General Agency, Inc.
APPROVED ATTORNEYS FOR: Chicago Title Insurance Company.