Deanne B. McCauley

Special Counsel
Location:
New Orleans, Louisiana
Phone:
504-525-9888
866-514-9888 (Toll Free)
Fax:
504-525-9899
Email:

Deanne McCauley was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, in 1967. She was raised in Lafayette and received her Bachelor of Arts in pre-law from the University of Southwestern Louisiana in 1990 and her Juris Doctorate from Mississippi College School of Law in 1993. She is admitted to practice before all Louisiana state and federal courts, including the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and is also admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She regularly practices throughout the state and has extensive trial experience in most Louisiana courts, as well as before the Louisiana Workforce Commission and the Office of Administrative Law Judges. For more than 22 years, Deanne has successfully litigated Louisiana workers' compensation claims and longshore claims, and she has a wide-range of expertise, including litigation involving admiralty/maritime law, personal injury liability defense, commercial liability defense, premises liability, construction law, medical and nursing home malpractice, professional liability and subrogation claims. Deanne has lectured with the Louisiana Association of Self-Insured Employers (LASIE) and has provided various training seminars to clients to guide them through claims in the Louisiana Workers' Compensation system and LHWCA for both beginners and advanced claims administrative professionals.
 
Deanne is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Covington Bar Association and the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel.

 

Areas of Practice

  • State Workers' Compensation
  • Longshore
  • Jones Act/Admiralty
  • Other Insurance Defense/Premises Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Subrogation Claims

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit

Education

  • Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, Mississippi
    • J.D. - 1993
  • University of Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, Louisiana
    • B.A. - 1990
    • Major: Pre-Law

Classes/Seminars

  • Action Plan for Closure of Claims, Louisiana Association of Self Insured Employers (LASIE)
  • Calculating Average Weekly Wage, Louisiana Association of Self Insured Employers (LASIE)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Covington Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana Claims Association
  • Louisiana Association of Self-Insured Employers (LASIE)