Michelle L. Maraist

Partner
New Orleans, LA
Phone: 
504-525-9888
Toll Free: 
866-514-9888
Fax:
504-525-9899
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Michelle was born in San Antonio, Texas and grew up in Lafayette, Louisiana.

Areas of Practice
  • Admiralty and oil & gas casualty issues
  • Personal injury
  • Well blowouts
  • Platform damages
  • Environmental law
  • Toxic torts
  • Premises liability
  • Automobile accidents
  • General personal injury litigation
Credentials
Certified Legal Specialties
Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
Education

University of Notre Dame

  • B.A. in American Studies

Loyola School of Law

  • J.D.

Tulane University School of Law

  • LLM in Energy and Environmental Law
Honors & Awards
  • Clerkship with the Honorable Judge Robert Klees at the Louisiana Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal.
Professional Associates & Awards
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
Published Works
Representative Cases
  • D&D Drilling & Exploration, Inc. v. XTO Energy, Inc., et al., 2016 WL 2346773 (La. 3rd Cir. 5/4/16). We obtained a reversal of the district court’s adverse venue determination on behalf of our clients.
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