William L. Goode

William L. Goode: Attorney with The Goode Law Firm A Professional Law Corporation


United States Magistrate Judge, Lafayette-Opelousas Division, U.S. District Court for the Western Division of Louisiana, 1980-1983. Assistant U.S. Attorney, U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana, 1977-1980. Chief of Criminal Section, 1979-1980. Assistant District Attorney, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, 1974-1977. Special Assistant Attorney General, State of Louisiana, 1990-2003. Deputy Attorney General, State of Alabama, 2004-2006.

Areas of Practice (13)

  • Criminal Defense
  • Drug Crimes
  • Drugs and Narcotics
  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Felonies
  • Personal Injury
  • Maritime Accidents
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Catastrophic Injury

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
Texas A & M University, B.A., 1968
Law School Attended:
Louisiana State University, J.D., 1971
Year of First admission:
Louisiana and Texas State Courts; 2001, Texas; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; Federal Courts: U.S. District Court, Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana, and Southern District of Texas; 1972, Louisiana
Lafayette Bar Association; Louisiana State Bar Association; Texas State Bar Association; Bar Association of the Federal Fifth Circuit.
Honorable Discharge, USAR - Captain
Birth Information:
Shreveport, Louisiana, May 16, 1946
Hobbies & interests:
Gardening, Recycling
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Peer Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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