Gina Talluto Cursain

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

Gina Talluto Cursain is a native New Orleanian who obtained both her Bachelor of Arts and Juris Doctorate from the Louisiana State University. Gina received her law degree in 1994 from the LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center, and is admitted to practice before all state and federal courts in the state of Louisiana. Gina's varied practice involves both litigation and risk-management for her clients. She handles cases involving general casualty, automobile and trucking liability, premises liability, insurance coverage and workers' compensation. Her ability to relate to people and understand their needs has fostered many long-standing relationships with clients, and allows her to effectively help them resolve the many issues that arise in an ever-changing business and legal environment. She has presented seminars on automobile, trucking, premises liability and workers’ compensation matters to both insurance companies and self-insured businesses. In addition, Gina has also provided various clients with seminars to guide them through compliance issues related to the Medicare Secondary Payer Act. Gina served as legal counsel to the Literacy Alliance of New Orleans, has participated in the New Orleans Pro Bono Project, and has served as a member and president of the St. Francis Xavier Parish School Board.

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Defense
  • Transportation Law
  • Premise Liability
  • Workers’ Compensation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • 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

Education

  • Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1994
  • Louisiana State University
    • B.A. - 1991

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Counsel to the New Orleans Literacy Coalition
  • Active Member of the New Orleans Pro Bono Project
  • Past President and Member of the St. Francis Xavier Parish School Board