Samuel M. Rosamond III

New Orleans, Louisiana
866-514-9888 (Toll Free)

Sam Rosamond's practice includes insurance coverage law, environmental and toxic tort litigation, insurance defense, products liability, property and casualty litigation, construction law and medical malpractice law.

Born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, Sam obtained a Bachelor of Science from Louisiana State University, and then graduated, cum laude, from Tulane University Law School. During his time at Tulane University, he was an assistant editor and business manager for the Tulane Maritime Lawyer.

Beginning in college and continuing through his early years of practice, Sam developed an interest in insurance law and has spent more than 30 years representing clients in cases involving insurance issues in environmental and toxic tort litigation, automobile coverage litigation, uninsured motorists litigation, hazardous waste litigation, and general property and casualty litigation. He has also represented companies in products liability claims, premises claims and a variety of other claims. Sam has tried cases in numerous courts throughout the state of Louisiana and is frequently consulted with concerning issues involving insurance law in Louisiana and around the country. He has been involved with numerous appellate court decisions that have helped shape Louisiana law on various important issues.

Sam holds an AV peer review rating from Martindale-Hubble. He is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Louisiana, including the Louisiana Supreme Court, and also has been admitted in the United States Supreme Court and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third and Fifth Circuits. He is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association and the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel. Sam has been appointed as an assistant examiner for the Louisiana Bar Examination and assists in handling cases for the New Orleans Pro Bono Project.

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Coverage and Defense
  • Environmental and Hazardous Waste
  • Toxic Torts
  • Premises and Products Liability
  • Construction Law
  • Professional Liability

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. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit


  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. cum laude
  • Louisiana State University
    • B.S.
    • Major: Business Administration, Quantitative Methods

Honors and Awards

  • AV Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubble

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • Louisiana Bar Examination, Assistant Examiner

Pro Bono Activities

  • Pro Bono Cases
  • Volunteer at Second Harvest Food Bank