Jordan L. Faircloth

Special Counsel
Baton Rouge, LA
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Of the 11,000+ attorneys in Louisiana, how many have won an SEC Championship and reached the College World Series two years in a row? Likely, not many. Jordan’s impeccable work ethic has fueled his success both on and off the field. Jordan excelled in law school, receiving the award for the highest grade in several classes, while also serving key roles in the Student Bar Association. When he became an attorney in 2008, his attention to detail and results for his clients secured him an AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell. He has represented clients throughout the State in various matters, including personal injury defense, premises liability claims, insurance disputes, collections, and interdiction and injunction proceedings. Jordan is also active with the Baton Rouge Bar Association, recently serving as Chair for the Young Lawyers Section and currently serving as a Director-at-Large.

But Jordan isn’t just passionate about practicing law, he’s also passionate about sports and his community. As a pitcher on the LSU Baseball team, he helped lead the team to an SEC Championship in 2003 and the College World Series in 2003 and 2004. When he isn’t practicing law, Jordan is helping at-risk youth in the Baton Rouge Community. Jordan was instrumental in kick starting Boys & Girls Club of Greater Baton Rouge’s first black-tie event, the Great Futures Gala. He is also a Board Member of the local YMCA, coaches a 6th grade basketball team, has volunteered with the Miracle League of Baton Rouge, and raises money for the BRAAStrong Foundation.

Areas of Practice
  • Casualty Litigation
  • Premises and Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Insurance Coverage and Defense
  • Construction Law
  • Healthcare Litigation
Certified Legal Specialties
Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Louisiana
  • United States District Court, Western District of Louisiana

Paul M. Hebert School of Law, Louisiana State University

  • J.D./B.C.L., 2008

Louisiana State University

  • B.A. in Political Science, Minor in Business, 2005
Honors & Awards
Professional Associates & Awards
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association (2008-present; Director-at-Large, 2020)
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section (Council, 2015-2016; Secretary, 2017; Chair-Elect 2018; Chair 2019)
  • Louisiana State Bar Association (2008-present)
  • Federal Bar Association (2018-present)
  • The Federalist Society, Baton Rouge Lawyers Chapter
  • Louisiana Claims Association (2018-present)
  • Baton Rouge Claims Association (2018-present)
Published Works
Representative Cases
  • Shepherd v. Baton Rouge Cardiology Ctr., 2017-0321 (La. App. 1 Cir. 11/1/17), 234 So.3d 920.
  • Parker v. Wolkart, 51,533 (La. App. 2 Cir. 8/9/17); 243 So.3d 1090, writ denied, 2017-1556 (La. 11/20/18), 257 So.3d 187.
  • Hasbert v. Recreation & Park Comm'n for the Par. of E. Baton Rouge, 2016-0643 (La. App. 1 Cir. 12/22/16); 209 So.3d 1062.
  • United States v. 9.345 Acres of Land, No. CV 11-803-JJB-EWD (M.D. La. Sept. 30, 2016), 2016 WL 5723665.
  • Lewis v. Jindal, 2015-1330 (La. App. 1 Cir. 4/15/16); 2016 WL 1545649.
  • United States v. Arbour, No. CV 11-803-JJB (M.D. La. Aug. 3, 2015); 2015 WL 13376198.
  • Clavier v. Our Lady of the Lake Hosp. Inc., 2012-0560 (La. App. 1 Cir. 12/28/12); 112 So.3d 881, writ denied, 2013-0264 (La. 3/15/13); 109 So.3d 384.
Past Employment Positions
Community Involvement
  • Boys and Girls Club of Greater Baton Rouge (volunteer/mentor, 2013-present)
  • Charles Lamar, Jr. YMCA (board member, 2017-2019)
  • March of Dimes for the Capital Area (board member, 2010-2016)
  • Miracle League of Baton Rouge (volunteer)
  • St. George School (volunteer basketball coach 2019-2020)
  • Baton Rouge Ancient Athlete Society (Secretary, 2017-present)
  • Baton Rouge Ancient Athlete Society BRAAStrong Foundation (provides financial support to members facing medical hardships or other tragedies; has raised over $150,000 since 2015)