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Matthew Douglas McConnell

Matthew Douglas McConnell

McConnell Law Firm
  • Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Probate...
  • Louisiana
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Summary

Representing the people of Lafayette and Acadiana, Matt McConnell draws on a wide range of experience and education to serve injured people and companies in Louisiana legal matters. He practices in all Louisiana state and federal courts and is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court. Matt has extensive courtroom experience from a 20-year civil litigation practice and from trying cases as a felony prosecutor in the Orleans Parish District Attorney's Office under Harry Connick, Sr. Matt has extensive business and general counsel experience, having represented the second largest employer in Greater New Orleans as well as numerous professionals and small businesses. Matt now represents injured individuals, workers, entrepreneurs, and professionals. His business clients are in diverse fields, such as medicine, IT, pharmaceuticals, engineering, restaurants, retail, safety, oil and natural gas, oilfield services, maritime, education, real estate, automotive, publishing and more.

Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Probate
  • Business Law
  • Maritime
Additional Practice Area
  • Auto/18-wheeler accidents
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Free consultations in injury and referral cases
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Louisiana
5th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Professional Experience
Former Chairman
Lafayette/Acadiana Chapter Federal Bar Association
Current
Former Board Member, Federal Civil Practice Section
Federal Bar Association
Former Assistant District Attorney
Orleans Parish District Attorney's Office
Felony Prosecutor
Education
Tulane University School of Law
J.D. / Law (1996)
Honors: Cum Laude, Honors Trial Advocacy, Moot Court Board
Activities: Civil Litigation Clinic, highest monetary judgment of record
University of the South
B.A. / Modern History (1992)
Honors: Order of Gownsmen academic honor society; Varsity Baseball all-conference infielder/RBI leader
Professional Associations
Louisiana State Bar
Member
Current
Lafayette Bar Association
Current
Federal Bar Association - Lafayette/Acadiana Chapter
President
- Current
Federal Bar Association - Federal Practice Section
Board Member
- Current
Websites & Blogs
Website
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Mailing
P. O. Box 52024
Lafayette, LA 70505
USA
McConnell Law Offices
1021 Coolidge Boulevard
Lafayette, LA 70503
USA
Telephone: (337) 347-6404
Fax: (337) 347-6403