Butler Law Firm is experienced in a wide range of legal issues including but not limited to the following practice areas:
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Construction Litigation Law
Construction projects can be complicated and can often lead to disputes and conflicting claims by multiple parties.
Butler Law Firm has extensive experience in resolving these type claims, which can arise before, during and after construction.
Whether employing litigation, mediation or arbitration, Butler Law Firm represents the clients’ best interests in achieving a prompt and fair resolution of these issues.
Workers' Compensation Defense
We understand that a claim becomes more expensive the longer it is open.
Butler Law Firm provides comprehensive services for national and regional insurers.
Our services include risk management, litigation defense, resolution, and general claim management.
Representative clients in this area include Hanover Insurance Group and St. John the Baptist Parish School Board.
Municipal Liability and Law Enforcement Liability Defense
Defense of local government entities is a primary practice area for Butler Law Firm. Over the years, we have provided representation to a number of local government clients including the City of New Orleans, New Orleans Redevelopment Authority, Louis Armstrong International Airport, Housing Authority of New Orleans, St. John the Baptist Parish and the Sheriff of St. John the Baptist Parish. In addition to litigation services in state and federal court, the attorneys in our firm provide advice and counsel to government entities on such issues as governmental ethics, civil service procedures, public procurement policies, and public records requests.
Civil Service Procedures
Butler Law Firm offers representation in any aspect of Civil Service Law, including defense of appeals of suspensions and terminations to the civil service board and to district and appellate courts. Our attorneys are knowledgeable and experienced in the application of local municipal rules, city ordinances, state civil service regulations, and other pertinent state and federal laws.