ATTORNEYS

Peter S. Koeppel

PARTNER

BIO
Peter S. Koeppel was born in New York, New York and relocated to New Orleans, Louisiana, after graduating from Georgetown University. He has been admitted to the Louisiana and Texas bars. Peter is the founder and managing partner of Koeppel LLC.

EDUCATION

  • Georgetown University, A.B., with honors 1978

  • Loyola University School of Law, J.D., 1982


BAR ASSOCIATIONS

  • Louisiana State Bar

  • Texas State Bar

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana

  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana

  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas

Chad P. Favre

PARTNER

Chad P. Favre grew up in coastal Mississippi, and while maintaining ties with coastal Mississippi, he has relocated to New Orleans, Louisiana after fifteen years of practicing law in Mississippi’s state and federal courts.

Ron Riggle

PARTNER

Ron Riggle was born in Tokyo, Japan, and spent his youth living in multiple states, as well as in Canada, as a child in an Air Force family before settling in New Orleans. He has extensive experience in a wide variety of legal matters. 

Natasha Z. Wilson

PARTNER

Natasha Z. Wilson is a New Orleans native. She has a wide range of experience with employment and civil defense issues. She is admitted to practice in Louisiana and Texas. She is AV Preeminent Peer Review rated through Martindale-Hubbell and one of New Orleans Magazine’s Top Lawyers.

Laura M. Pavy

Associate

Laura M. Pavy is a native of Opelousas, Louisiana where her family has practiced law for generations. She graduated from Loyola University College of Law in 1992 and began her career clerking in the Criminal Staff of the Louisiana Third Circuit Court of Appeal. After her two-year clerkship, Laura began a lengthy career as an appellate attorney with the Louisiana Appellate Project. 

Claudia Carrizales Wimberly

Associate

Claudia Carrizales Wimberly brings five years of experience defending complex environmental litigation to the firm. She has represented multinational energy corporations and transportation companies at all levels of state and federal courts. Claudia prioritizes candor, personal service, and meticulous attention to detail to develop compelling and comprehensive solutions for her clients from initial intake to the final disposition. A native of Lake Charles, Louisiana, Claudia is well-acquainted with the nuances of Louisiana’s ever-changing political landscape and strives to keep her clients ahead of shifting regulations with strong advice and planning.