Our Team


With offices in Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Alexandria, Shreveport, Ascension and Livingston our attorneys have represented victims of motor vehicle accidents throughout Louisiana. We also help people who cannot work because of an automobile accident, trucking accident, workers’ compensation or illness to qualify for Social Security Disability.

Read more about our lead trial attorney Gordon McKernan and the other accomplished and dedicated members of his legal team, who have collectively handled over 109 cases with a settlement or verdict value of $1,000,000 or more.


Legal Team

Anytime Lawyer™

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Management Team

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Deonna Israel
Financial Controller
Ellen Simon
Senior Litigation Paralegal/Litigation Manager
Jim Scala
General Manager
Joslyn Smith
Human Resources
Kathy Causey
Pre-Litigation Paralegal/Pre-Litigation Manager
Kizzy Parker
Accounting Costs Manager
Linda Marino
Accounting Operating Manager
Pam Jones
Marketing Director
Rusty LeBlanc
Executive Assistant to Gordon McKernan
Sheree Harrell
Director of Operations
Valerie Bowers
Intake Supervisor
Jana Lemoine
Trial Paralegal/Litigation Manager

Staff Members

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Alison Arbour
Paralegal to Chris Corzo
Alyssa Kennedy
Paralegal to Greg Murphy
Amy Joffrion
Support Staff
Angela Burton
Clerical Assistant
Angela Thibodeaux
Legal Assistant to Jamie Cashio
Angie Williamson
Paralegal to Dave Lefeve
Arielle Kelly
Intake Specialist
Ashley Pirtle
Paralegal to Brandon Stockstill
Ben Boswell
Assistant to General Manager
Beth Fontana
Legal Assistant to Shea Smith
Betty Martrain
Legal Assistant to Chandler Loupe
Brenda Hollins
Support Staff
Brett Babin
IT
Bridget Lieux
Intake Specialist
Brittany August
Paralegal to Brandon Stockstill
Brooke Kinchen
Intake Specialist
C. Denise Marcelle
Community Outreach / Legal Assistant
Candace Pampo
Litigation Paralegal
Candice Hymel
Workers’ Compensation Paralegal to Annabelle Manning
Carolyn Phillips
Paralegal to Aub A. Ward
Cayley Escher
Legal Assistant to Chris Corzo
Chelsea Graham
Medical Records Assistant
Cherie Mowen
Litigation Paralegal to Brad Matthews
Christina Rowe
Paralegal to Ashley M. Darville
Courtney Yarbrough
Paralegal to William (Bill) Mitchell
Dawn Angelle
Paralegal to Brian Colomb
Deanna Martinez
Paralegal to Arlen Garfunkel
Donna Powell
Courier / Administrative Assistant
Elaine Ley
Paralegal to Emily Burkard
Erica Straughan
Legal Assistant
Erika Ferretiz
Workers’ Compensation Legal Assistant to Annabelle Manning
Erin Branch-Rubbins
Accounting Assistant II
Gabby E. Escobar
Marketing Assistant
Genesis Atkinson
Bilingual Receptionist
Heather Shugart
Pre-Lit Legal Assistant to Courtney Kretzsinger
Jennifer Day
Legal Assistant to Erik Miller
Jennifer Hebert
Legal Assistant to Matthew Reed
Jill Dier
Settlements & Disbursements Associate
Johanna Fini
Paralegal / Spanish Translation
Jordan Poche
Legal Assistant to Brent A. Robinson
Joy Ruckman
Paralegal to Doug Foster
Judy Jackson
Litigation Paralegal
Kay Lynn May
Paralegal to Timothy McCrary
Keysha Cobb
Accounting Assistant
Kim Poirrier
Paralegal
Kristen Crawford
Legal Assistant to Michael “Trey” St. Romain
Laura Boudreaux
Accounting Associate
Lauren LeBlanc
Law Clerk
Layne Grubb-LaBarthe
Social Security Legal Secretary
Leslie Dupont
Intake Specialist
Leslie Lugo
Intake Specialist
Liz Peden
Legal Assistant to Carmen C. Liriano
Luis Mariani
Bilingual Intake Specialist
Lynn Madden
Clerical Assistant
Mallori Sanders
Legal Assistant to Dean Lucius
Margaret L. Kennedy
Paralegal to Katie Pizzini
Marissa Black
Intake Specialist
Marlena Swilley
Legal Assistant to Richard Zimmerman
Marva Richardson
Paralegal to Bobby Holmes
Meghan Romero
Legal Assistant to Brian Colomb
Michelle Ruiz
Accounting Assistant
Milagros Atkinson
Bilingual Legal Assistant II to Chad Boykin & Christina Valdes
Mirna Honore
Legal Assistant to Chad Boykin & Christina Valdes
Nina Grimes
Pre-Litigation Operations
Paola Gonzalez
Bilingual Receptionist
Phillip J. Franklin
Legal Assistant to Sean Landry
Rachel Jaffy
Legal Assistant to Maya Guntz Flowers
Rayna Rabalais
Medical Records
Rebecca Scimemi
Legal Assistant
ReShonda Jackson
Legal Assistant to Valerie DeLatte
Rhonda Dunlap
Legal Assistant to Adele H. Netterville
Rhonda Greenblatt
Legal Assistant to Luke Thibodeaux
Rose Cormier
Clerical Assistant
Samantha Richard
Medical Records
Samira Parrilla-Medina
Legal Assistant to Chad Boykin & Christina Valdes
Shamar Milton
Digital Content Manager
Shanrika Alfred
Lien Verifications
Shaquana Lewis
Accounting Assistant
Sharda Green
Clerical Assistant II
Shelby Barnes
Accounting Associate
Stephanie Griffin
Paralegal to Brandt Schmolke
Suzanne Starr
Legal Assistant to Misti Bryant
Tanya Farmer
Paralegal to Cameron Snowden
Tara Marcelin
Intake Specialist
Tara Thompson
Accounting Assistant
Tiera Marks
Intake Specialist
Toree Lopez
Intake Specialist
Veronica Barens
Paralegal to Michael J. Montalbano
Vickie Efferson
Clerical Administration