Richard T. Simmons, Jr. (Metairie, Louisiana)

Richard T. Simmons, Jr.

Licensed for 46 years

Practice Area: Criminal Law, Trial Practice, Commercial Litigation 2 more areas of practice + 2 more

Awards
AV Preeminent

Richard T. Simmons, Jr.

Serving Metairie, LA view address

About Richard T. Simmons, Jr.

Moot Court Finalist, Louisiana State University Law School. Instructor, Trial Advocacy, Tulane University Law School, 1981. Lecturer, White Collar Crime and Qui Tam Lawsuit, American Bar Association. Consultant, Criminal Statutes, Japan Federation Bar Association. Contributions Writer, Chapter in Criminal Law, Louisiana Environmental Handbook. Criminal Defense Counsel in: La Attorney General investigation of Dr Anna Pou/ Memorial Hospital in the wake of Hurricane Katrina( 2006); U.S. vs. Gov. Edwin Edwards (Governor of La.) et al. (1985-1986); U.S. vs. Harry Connick (District Attorney of New Orleans) et al. (1990); U.S. vs. Mike O'Keefe (State Senator). U.S. Assistant Attorney, 1978-1982. Chief of Criminal Divi...

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Moot Court Finalist, Louisiana State University Law School. Instructor, Trial Advocacy, Tulane University Law School, 1981. Lecturer, White Collar Crime and Qui Tam Lawsuit, American Bar Association. Consultant, Criminal Statutes, Japan Federation Bar Association. Contributions Writer, Chapter in Criminal Law, Louisiana Environmental Handbook. Criminal Defense Counsel in: La Attorney General investigation of Dr Anna Pou/ Memorial Hospital in the wake of Hurricane Katrina( 2006); U.S. vs. Gov. Edwin Edwards (Governor of La.) et al. (1985-1986); U.S. vs. Harry Connick (District Attorney of New Orleans) et al. (1990); U.S. vs. Mike O'Keefe (State Senator). U.S. Assistant Attorney, 1978-1982. Chief of Criminal Division, 1979-1982. Chief of Civil Division, 1978-1979. Chief of Trials, 1982. Assistant, Federal Public Defenders, 1974-1978.

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Areas of Law

  • Criminal Law
  • Trial Practice
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Health Care Law
  • Professional Liability

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Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 1 review
  • AV Preeminent
  • Legal Knowledge

    5.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    5.0/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 06/16/14 in Criminal Defense

    First class lawyer; highest ethical standards. Read more

    First class lawyer; highest ethical standards.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

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      Credentials

      Position
      Managing Partner
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1970, Louisiana
      U.S. Supreme Court
      U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
      U.S. Court of Military Appeals
      Law School Attended
      Louisiana State University Law School
      Class of 1970
      J.D.

      George Washington University Law School
      Class of 1974
      LL.M., Environmental Law
      University Attended
      Louisiana State University
      Class of 1967
      B.A.
      Birth Information
      Born in 1945
      Aberdeen, Mississippi, September 13, 1945
      Military
      Lt. Col. U.S. Army Reserves
      Associations & Memberships
      Louisiana State, Federal and American Bar Associations.