The Law Firm of Alvendia, Kelly & Demarest, LLC has earned a strong reputation in Louisiana for its aggressive representation of clients in the areas of personal injury law, class action litigation, and hurricane property damage cases. In fact, since Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans in the fall of 2005, our New Orleans personal injury attorneys have recovered millions of dollars for hundreds of homeowners and local business owners who were in desperate need of legal help with their own insurance companies.
The New Orleans injury lawyers at Alvendia, Kelly & Demarest, LLC have successfully represented hundreds of clients in serious personal injury cases involving auto accidents, 18 wheeler accidents, wrongful death, premise liability, toxic exposure, maritime personal injury, and workers compensation. Some of the Firm’s most notable recent cases are listed in Case History.
The Firm is also a key member on the legal teams in several Class Action Cases pending in Louisiana, to include a class action involving thousands of children who were poisoned by lead paint while living in different housing projects throughout New Orleans, a class action involving thousands of former teachers employed by the New Orleans Parish School Board who were wrongfully terminated after Hurricane Katrina, and several New Orleans hospital class action cases based on the failure to timely evacuate patients, which include the Memorial Hospital class action case. Please see Class Action Cases to see more about the Firm’s current class action cases.
New Orleans personal injury attorney Roderick “Rico” Alvendia was born in 1970 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Although he was born and raised primarily in New Orleans, Rico traveled internationally as he was growing up while his Father, Ernesto M. Alvendia, served as a Diplomat for the Philippines. In fact, he attended Jesuit High School in the...
New Orleans injury attorney J. Bart Kelly, III, graduated from the George Washington University with a BA in Economics in 1992 and from Tulane Law School with his Juris Doctor in 1996. Kelly was an Assistant District Attorney in New Orleans, from 1997-98. He has over 16 years of civil litigation experience, including 30 jury trials. He has succesfully...
New Orleans injury lawyer Jeanne Demarest was born on April 9, 1969 in Big Spring, Texas while her father was in pilot training for the U. S. Air Force. At the age of five, she moved with her family back to New Orleans, Louisiana.She graduated from St. Mary’s Dominican High School in 1987 and went on to Louisiana State University. She graduated from...