Robert L. Bonnaffons

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Robert Bonnaffons joined Leake & Andersson in 2016. He is a Partner who focuses his practice on general litigation, trucking casualty litigation, subrogation claims, landowner liability and the defense of professional liability and products liability claims.

Prior to joining Leake & Andersson, LLP, Rob practiced with another New Orleans law firm for 20 years, focusing on personal injury law, with an emphasis on insurance defense.

Rob is Rated by Martindale-Hubbell as Preeminent by his peers which is the highest rating of Professional Excellence.

Rob’s professional memberships and affiliations include: Louisiana Bar Association, American Bar Association, New Orleans Bar Association, Defense Research Institute, Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, New Orleans Pro Bono Project, Boys and Girls Clubs of Southeast Louisiana (Co-Chairman Board of Directors), Knights of Columbus, and PACE

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Casualty
  • Products Liability
  • Transportation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
504-585-7500  Phone
504-585-7775  Fax
University Attended:
Loyola University, B.C.J., 1983
Law School Attended:
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, J.D., 1987
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1988, Louisiana; U.S. Supreme Court


Louisiana Bar Association

American Bar Association

New Orleans Bar Association

Defense Research Institute

Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel

New Orleans Pro Bono Project

Boys and Girls Clubs of Southeast Louisiana, Co-Chairman Board of Directors

Knights of Columbus, Member



Peer Reviews

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

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New Orleans, Louisiana

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