Todd W. Hernandez

Position: Attorney

Year Joined Firm: 2019

Location: Zachary, LA

Direct Phone: 225.490.6366

Toll Free Phone: 888.501.7888

Assistant: Rhonda Dunlap

About Todd W. Hernandez

Todd Hernandez graduated from Zachary High School in 1984, and he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Legal Studies from Northeast Louisiana University in 1989. In 1992, he obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the Southern University Law Center. Todd is a member of the Zachary High School Hall of Fame and the Southern University Law Center’s Judicial Wall of Fame.

Before joining Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys, Todd served as Judge for the 19th Judicial District Court in the Parish of East Baton Rouge. As a trial judge for 18 years, Todd presided over criminal and civil cases.

Todd has been a licensed member of the Louisiana State Bar Association since 1992, and he is a member of the Baton Rouge Bar Association. He has served as Chief Judge of the 19th JDC, and he is an alumnus of the Louisiana District Judge’s Association; American Judge’s Association; and the Louisiana and National Judicial College. He has served as a featured speaker in the areas of Attorney Professionalism and Ethics, Louisiana Criminal Law, and Trial Advocacy. Todd has also served as an Adjunct Professor of law teaching trial advocacy at the Southern University Law Center.

Todd has over twenty-five (25) years of legal experience as a practicing attorney and a judge, and he brings that experience to our team and clients at Gordon McKernan Injury Lawyers.

Todd and his wife, Shannon and their children reside in Zachary, Louisiana and they are members of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.

Todd Hernandez is ready to take your call.

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Amazing caring attorney! Your not just a client.

Rated 5 out of 5
April 18, 2022

Todd cares about his clients! Above and beyond



Rated 5 out of 5
August 25, 2020

I am indeed grateful to Todd and Mrs. Rhonda for all the time and care you both rendered in settling my case. Mrs. Rhonda is very professional and caring..she help me through some rough times. Thank you also, for adding the extra funds to help me out, that was indeed the most rewarding part of the settlement…your kindness. I will definitely refer you to anyone I know seeking legal advice.


Great Work

Rated 5 out of 5
August 20, 2020

Just a quick note to express my greatest appreciation for all that you, Mrs. Rhonda and Mr. Hernandez has done to help me with this case. Throughout the process all of my questions and concerns were always addressed and answered. I was keep up to date with my case and any issues that may have occurred. I’ve had a good and strees-free experience handling this issue. I would certainly recommend you to all. Thank You again and God Bless.

Rebecca Naquin

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