Attorney Profile:

David R. Paddison

DP

Biography

Board Certification, Family Law, Louisiana State Bar Association. Certification, Center for Trial and Appellate Advocacy, Hasting College of Law, University of California, August 1983. The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Special Consultant, Criminal Law Reform and Legislative Delegate, District Attorney's Office, Parish of Orleans, 1981. Lecturer, Continuing Legal Education, Certification of Family Lawyers, Louisiana. Participated, Preparation and Grading of Exams, Administered to Attorneys Applying for the Certification of Family Law. Guest lecturer and Consultant, Constitutional Criminal Procedure and Criminal Law, Louisiana School of Law. Clinical Advisor, Tulane University School of Law, 1980-1981. Special Consultant, Junior Achievement Program, New Orleans and Advisor, Contemporary Arts Center, 1978-1979. Assistant District Attorney: Felony and Homicide Prosecutor, Parish of St. Tammany, 1983-1986; Parish of Orleans, commenced work for the Hon. Harry F. Connick in the economic crime unit and thereafter was named senior trial assistant in six sections of court; Member, Career Criminal Bureau, 1979; Chief Homicide and Rape, 1980-1981; Chief of Trials for all criminal sections, 619 S. White Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1981-1983. Certified Licensed Tanker Man, International Tank Terminal. Farm Eastern. Representative and Operations Analyst, International Matex Tank Terminals, Legal Department, 1975-1978. In-house Counsel, International Matex. Formerly with Coleman, Dutrey, Thomson, Meyer and Jurisich, 1978. Church Activities: Member of the Vestry, Christ Episcopal Church, Covington, Louisiana; Committee on Ministry and Commission; Development of Children's House; Long-term Planning committee, Christ Episcopal, Covington, Louisiana; Legal Advisor, Christ Episcopal Church, Covington, Louisiana; Vice Chancellor, School Board for Christ Episcopal School, 1988-1991.

(Board Certified Family Law Specialist, Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization)

Areas of Practice (10)

  • Domestic Relations Law
  • Personal Injury Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Products Liability
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Tax Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
985-222-2983  Phone
985-893-2511  Fax
davidpaddison.com
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1830, Covington, LA 70434
University Attended:
Louisiana State University at Baton Rouge, B.S.B.A., Management, 1971
Law School Attended:
Tulane University School of Law, J.D., 1976
Year of First admission:
1976
Admission:
1976, Louisiana, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 2001, U.S. Tax Court
Memberships:
Covington Bar Association (Member, 1985—); Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association; Association of Trial Lawyers of America; American Inns of Court (Member, 2004—).
Birth Information:
Savannah, Georgia, May 15, 1949
Certifications:
Board Certified Family Law Specialist, Louisiana Board Of Legal Specialization)
ISLN:
904629482

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Client Reviews

Disclaimer

Documents ({{amountArticles}})

Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com
Other documents: ,

Covington, Louisiana

Contact David R. Paddison

Please correct the fields highlighted in red.

By clicking on the "Submit" button, you agree to the Terms of Use, Supplemental Terms and Privacy Policy. You also consent to be contacted at the phone number you provided, including by autodials, text messages and/or pre-recorded calls, from Martindale and its affiliates and from or on behalf of attorneys you request or contact through this site. Consent is not a condition of purchase.


You should not send any sensitive or confidential information through this site. Emails sent through this site do not create an attorney-client relationship and may not be treated as privileged or confidential. The lawyer or law firm you are contacting is not required to, and may choose not to, accept you as a client. The Internet is not necessarily secure and emails sent though this site could be intercepted or read by third parties.