Bernard John Bagert, Jr. (New Orleans, Louisiana)
Bernard John Bagert, Jr. (New Orleans, Louisiana)

Bernard John Bagert, Jr.

AV Preeminent

Credit cards accepted

Licensed for 51 years

Serving New Orleans, LA (view address)

Bernard John Bagert, Jr.

Credit cards accepted

Serving New Orleans, LA (view address)

About Bernard John Bagert, Jr.

Delta Theta Phi. Member, Council of Louisiana State Law Institute, 1972-1976. Lead Author, Louisiana Code of Evidence (Act #515 of 1988). Special Advisor to Louisiana Law Institute's Committee on Evidence Code Revisions. Member, Louisiana State Legislature, 1969-1992. State Senator, 1984-1992. State Representative, 1969-1984. Chairman: House Judiciary Committee, 1972-1976; House Commerce Committee, 1980-1984.
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The Bagert Law Firm

Areas of Law

  • Business Law
  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Grand Jury Practice
  • Mail Fraud
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Conspiracy
  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Automobile Insurance
  • Breach of Contract
  • Commercial Landlord and Tenant Law
  • Drug Crimes
  • Buying and Selling of Businesses
  • Commercial Insurance
  • Condemnation
  • Construction Law
  • Contested Wills
  • Contracts
  • Elder Law
  • Eminent Domain
  • Estate Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • General Practice
  • Guardianship and Conservatorship
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Maritime Personal Injury
  • Mechanics Liens
  • Partnership Law
  • Property Insurance
  • Railroad Accidents
  • Trademarks
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Wills
  • Probate
  • Civil Forfeiture
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Criminal Defense
  • Criminal Forfeiture
  • Criminal Fraud
  • DUI/DWI
  • Products Liability
  • Manufacturers Liability
  • Drug and Medical Device Litigation
  • Drug and Medical Device Defense
  • Leases and Leasing
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Liability
  • Physicians Professional Liability
  • Inheritance
  • Successions

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Attorney Reviews

Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 2 reviews

Communication

5.0

Responsiveness

5.0

Quality of Service

5.0

Value for Money

5.0
  • Estate Planning

    Client Review  |  November 16, 2018

    making my last will and testament presented complexities that I thought no one could solve until I sought Mr. Bagert. He was patient, most attentive, extremely courteous and above all experienced and knowledgable. My situation was quite unusual but... Read more

    making my last will and testament presented complexities that I thought no one could solve until I sought Mr. Bagert. He was patient, most attentive, extremely courteous and above all experienced and knowledgable. My situation was quite unusual but through a combination of trusts and testamentary gifts I have the peace of mind that after I pass on my property will be used for the benefit of the people I care about and my heirs will be protected from those that might take advantage of them Read less

  • Business Law

    Client Review  |  May 12, 2009

    In all dealings with Mr Bagert, I have always found himm to be respectful as well as focused and attentive to my concerns but heaven help the company that tries to abuse my rights when I have Mr Bagert advocating for me. His unusual intelligence is... Read more

    In all dealings with Mr Bagert, I have always found himm to be respectful as well as focused and attentive to my concerns but heaven help the company that tries to abuse my rights when I have Mr Bagert advocating for me. His unusual intelligence is moderated by a down to earth demeanor that enables him to explain complex matters in every day words. I have found that judges and lawyers hold him in very high esteem
    when we were in cout. Read less


Legal Community Activity & Contributions


Credentials

Position

Director

Admission Details

Admitted in 1970, U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
1968, Louisiana, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
1987, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Eleventh Circuits
1973, U.S. Supreme Court

Law School Attended
Loyola University

Class of 1968
J.D.
Blue Key National Honor Fraternity; President Law School Student Body

University Attended

Loyola University
Class of 1965
A.B.

Special Agencies
Louisiana State Senator (1984-1992)
Chairman, Metropolitan Human Services District (2003-2009)
Associations & Memberships
New Orleans, Louisiana State (Member, Sections in: Civil Law
Corporate Business
Insurance
Negligence Law) and American (Member, Sections in: Tort and Insurance Practice
Corporation and Business Law
Natural Resources) Bar Associations
New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel
Defense Research Institute
Louisiana Law Institute.
Bar Fellowship
New Orleans Bar Association, American Bar Association, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Louisiana State Bar Association.
Representative Transactions
Lead Author Louisiana Evidence Code, 1988
Representative Cases
U.S. v. Menendez, 48 F.3d 1401, 40 ERC 1626, 32 Fed.R.Serv.3d 301, 25 Envtl. L. Rep. 20,938 5th Cir.(La.), APR 12, 1995
In re Ferrouillet, 76 So.2d 948, 1999-3434 (La., Jun 30, 2000
No. 99-B-3434)
In re Cline, 756 So.2d 284, Rehearing Denied, 1999-2779 (La., Feb 29, 2000
No. 99-B-2779)
U.S. v. Nguyen, 847 F.Supp.496, 24 Envtl. L. Rep. 21, 151 (S.D.Miss., Mar 16, 1994, NO. CIV. A. 193-CV-26RR)
Balliviero v. Konrad 2001 wl 1041771 (e.d.ia.)
Halmar, Inc. v. Louisiana Dept. of Transp. and Development, 405 So.2d 1179 (La.App. 1 Cir., Oct 12, 1981
No. 14310)
City of New Orleans v. Walker, 327 So.2d 386 (La., Feb 23, 1976
No. 56731)
State v. Welkner, 259 La. 315, 253 So.2d 192 (La., Sep 30, 1971
No. 51715)
Ieyoub v. Ben Bagert for Atty. Gen. Committee, Inc., 590 So.2d 572 (La., Dec 02, 1991
No. 91-CC-2635)
Ducote v. McCrossen, 675 So.2d 817, 95-2072 (La.App. 4 Cir., May 29, 1996
No. 95-CA-2072)
McKaithen v. S.S. Frosta, 426 F.Supp. 307, 1978 A.M.C. 12 (E.D.La., Jan 19, 1977, No. Civ. 76-3251, CIV. 76-3275, CIV. 76-3654)
Harvey v. State, Dept. of Trans. and Development, 799 So.2d 569, 2000-1877 (La.App. 4 Cir. Sep 26, 2001
No. 2000-CA-1877)
LaNasa v. Bancroft Inv. Corp., 306 So.2d 831 (La.App. 4 Cir., Jan 13, 1975
No. 6624)
In re Succession of Manuel, 806 So.2d 686, 01-498 (La.App. 5 Cir., Nov 27, 2001
No. 01-CA-498)
Succession of Harris, 283 So.2d 325 (La.App. 4 Cir., Sep 26, 1973
No. 5508)
State v. Vingle, 802 So.2d 887, 2001-0840 (La.App. 4 Cir., Nov 21, 2001
No. 2001-KA-0840)
State v. Miller, 798 So.2d 947, 2000-1657 (La., Oct 26, 2001
No. 2000-K-1657)
Woods on Behalf of Woods v. International Harvester Co., Inc., 697 F.2d 635, 35 Fed.R.Serv.2d 1086, 12 Fed.R.Evld.Serv.498 (5th Cir., La., Feb 07, 1983
No. 81-3534)
Touro Infirmary v. Henderson, 666 So.2d 686, 92-2720 (La.App. 4 Cir., Dec 28, 1995
No. 92-CA-2720)
Alombro v. Sailman. 536 So.2d 764 (La.App.5Cir., Dec 14 1988
No. 88-CA-449)
Sampany v. Morton Salt Co., 482 So.2d 752 (La.App.1 Cir., Dec 26, 1985
No. CA-85-0328)
State V. Thompson, 399 So.2d 1161 (La., May 18, 1981
No. 80-K-2521)
Sampay v. Morton Salt Co., 395 So.2d 326, 24 A.L.R. 4th 541 (La., Jan 26, 1981
No. 80-C-1424)
Sampay v. Morton Salt Co., 398 So.2d 62 (La.App. 1 Cir., Jun 09, 1980
No. 13419)
Sampay v. Davis, 342 So.2d 1186 (La.App. 1 Cir., Feb 14, 1977
No. 11022)
State v. Conrad, 304 So.2d 318 (La., Dec 02, 1974).
Languages
Spanish
Credit Cards Accepted
MasterCard Visa


Attorney FAQs

Is this attorney admitted to practice in any U.S. Federal Courts?
Bernard John Bagert, Jr. is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana, United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana and United States Supreme Court.
Is this attorney Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rated?
Yes, Bernard John Bagert, Jr. has a 5.0 Peer Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
Does this attorney accept major credit cards?
Yes, Bernard John Bagert, Jr. will accept MasterCard and Visa.
How many attorneys are in this law firm?
The Bagert Law Firm has 2 attorneys at this location.
Does this attorney maintain any other responsibilities in the firm outside of legal work?
Bernard John Bagert, Jr. is the Managing Partner of the firm.

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