Michael C. Luquet

Michael C. Luquet: Attorney with Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P. AV stamp icon
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Michael Luquet is a partner in the New Orleans office practicing in Medical Malpractice Litigation and Healthcare Law. He has extensive experience representing hospitals, physicians, nurses, nursing homes and their insurers in professional liability and general liability claims.

Community Involvement

Past member of the Board of Directors of the American Red Cross, Southeast Louisiana Chapter

Honors and Awards

AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated.

Named to Top Lawyers of New Orleans in the areas of Medical Malpractice and Healthcare Law by New Orleans Magazine, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018


•“Allegations Of Driving An Ambulance Too Slowly Are Within The Scope Of The Louisiana Medical Malpractice Act ” December 2009
•“The Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal Has Held that the Louisiana Patient’s Compensation Fund’s Filing Fee is Constitutional ” December 2009
•“LaCoste v. Pendleton Methodist Hospital, LLC and the Futility of the Coleman Factors ” October 2007
•Co-author of Medical Records Management for Louisiana Paralegals
•Co-author of Analyzing Medical Records for the Louisiana Paralegal
•Co-author of Nursing Practice in the New Millennium: Avoiding Legal Liability


Co-presenter of continuing legal and paralegal education seminars concerning health care law
Continuing Nursing Education Seminars held at West Jefferson Medical Center, East Jefferson General Hospital, and Lakeview Regional Medical Center concerning legal aspects of nursing care

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Healthcare
  • Casualty Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice Litigation
  • Transportation
  • Long-term Care and Senior Living

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
504.584.5441  Phone
504.584.5452  Fax
University Attended:
University of New Orleans, B.A., 1980
Law School Attended:
Loyola University School of Law, J.D., 1983
Year of First Admission:
United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals; United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana; 1983, Louisiana

Louisiana State Bar Association; Louisiana Society of Hospital Attorneys

Birth Information:
New Orleans, Louisiana, November 8, 1958

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (15 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 10/24/12 in Medical Law

    Hardworking and persistent. He never gives up and fights to the end.

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 10/24/12 in Medical Malpractice Defense

    One of the most ethical, knowledgeable and reliable attorneys I know.

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New Orleans, Louisiana

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