Eric J. Derbes

Eric J. Derbes: Attorney with The Derbes Law Firm, LLC AV stamp icon


Distinguished Military Graduate. Recipient, Scott M. Cassidy Memorial Scholarship. Real Estate Title Insurance Agent, Louisiana, 1995.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Tax Law
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Employment Law
  • Real Estate
  • Real Property

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
504-837-1230  Phone
504-832-0323  Fax
University Attended:
Washington University, B.S.B.A., 1987
Law School Attended:
Marquette University, J.D., 1990
Year of First Admission:
1995, Louisiana and U.S. Supreme Court; 1990, United States Army Court of Military Review; 2006, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida; 1990, State Bar of Wisconsin; 1995, Louisiana State Bar Association; 1990, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin; 1999, State Bar of Texas; 1995, United States District Court, Eastern, Middle, and Western District of Louisiana; 2009, United States District Court, Southern District of Texas; 1994, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 2002, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas; 1990, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit; 1995, United States Supreme Court; 1995, United States Tax Court
State Bar of Wisconsin; State Bar of Texas; Louisiana State and Federal Bar Associations; Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit; Jefferson Bar Association (Chairman, Young Lawyers Section, 1999-2000; Representative at Large, 2009).
Capt., U.S. Army JAG Corps, 1990-1994
Reported Cases:
In re Martinez, 323 B.R. 650 (Bkrtcy E D Law 2005), affirmed in part and remanded in part, Martinez v. U.S., 2005 WL 2065307 (E D La 2005), In re Martinez, 341B R 568 (Bkrtcy E D Law. 2006); In re Martinez, 366 B R 604 (Bkrtcy.E D La 2007); U.S. v. Martinez, B R., 2007 WL 3408287 (E.D Law 2007); In re Martinez, 2009 WL 885971 (5th Cir. 2009); Elevating Boats, Inc. v. Parish of Plaquemines, 2006-1208 (La App 4 Cir) 2/14/2007, 953 So.2d 826, L-3 Communications; Westwood Corp. v. Robichaux, 2007 WL 756528 (E D La 2007), In re Dees, 369 B.R. 676 (Bkrtcy N D.Fla 2007); Gulf South Lithotripsy, LLC v. North River Ins Co. 2008 WL 169705 (E.D La 2008); Barnes v. Barnes, 2009 WL 91964 (La. App. 5th Cir. 2009).
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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Metairie, Louisiana

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