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Ron Riggle

Partner

BIO

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.  His experience includes insurance defense, commercial litigation, construction litigation, product liability litigation, personal injury litigation, commercial transactions, and a multitude of other areas of the law.  He has represented clients ranging from the top executive of an international gaming company to local musicians in trademark litigation.  He has also represented real estate developers and arguably the most famous and reputable entertainment venue in New Orleans in both transactional matters and litigation. Through his appellate work, he has effected changes in the interpretation of the federal civil RICO statute and the Louisiana Public Works Act.  He has tried cases in state and federal courts in three states and has handled appeals in both state and federal courts.

 

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Commercial Litigation

  • Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation

  • Product Liability Litigation

  • Professional Liability Litigation

  • Insurance Defense

  • Construction Litigation

  • Commercial Transactions

  • Entertainment Law

 

BAR ASSOCIATIONS

  • Louisiana State Bar

  • All State and Federal Courts in Louisiana

  • Previously Admitted Pro Hac Vice in Alabama

  • Previously Admitted Pro Hac Vice in Virginia

 

EDUCATION

  • Loyola University, B.B.A. – Recipient: Irving Fosberg Award for Outstanding Business Graduate

  • Tulane University School of Law, J.D. – Recipient: Milling Law Firm Scholarship (Academic)

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND ORGANIZATIONS

  • Louisiana State Bar Association

  • Federal Bar Association