Jones Fussell’s unique blend of diverse backgrounds and highly experienced and skilled attorneys allows us to offer our clients the best quality legal services available. Whether you are looking for an attorney to guide you through a business transaction, aggressively pursue your interests in court or provide quality closing services for the purchase of your new home, Jones Fussell and its team of negotiators and litigators can provide the legal services you are seeking. Jones Fussell is defined by its considerable knowledge base and proactive approach to addressing legal and business challenges in the firm’s core practice areas:

Corporate & Securities

Jones Fussell has a long history of assisting clients with all of their business needs. We serve clients ranging from large multi-national insurance companies and corporations to local businesses, professionals and domestic insurers. The services our experienced team of attorneys can provide you include, but are not limited to:

• Entity Formation
• Business Management Services
• Mergers and Acquisitions
• Franchise and SEC Compliance
• Business Transactions and Agreements


We have a skilled and experienced business litigation team ready to provide the highest standard of court representation possible. Our results-oriented attorneys bring a thorough understanding of individual client objectives to each case. Our expertise in this legal specialty includes, but is not limited to:

• Casualty and Insurance Defense
• Business and General Litigation
• Criminal Defense
• Aviation Law
• Construction
• Succession and Probate Administration
• Employment Law and Labor Disputes

Real Estate, Land Use and Development

ALTA Best Practice Certified
Our real estate attorneys service all of southern Louisiana. We are recognized as approved closers for nearly all lending institutions in the region, so Jones Fussell can help you procure and close financing packages for any type of business or real estate venture. Our Firm is also considered the “go to” group to procure regulatory approval and/or entitlement from a local governmental body in connection with proposed land use and development.

• Zoning and Land Use
• Transactions
• Permit Applications and Regulatory Compliance
• Abstracts
• Title Insurance and Closings
• Financing
• Subdivision Development and Management

Estate Planning and Trust Administration

Our knowledgeable estate planning team will work closely with you to meet your goals and ensure that your assets and your loved ones are protected. Our attorneys can assist with the following matters:

• Last Will and Testaments
• General Powers of Attorney
• Healthcare Directives
• Trusts
• Succession and Probate Administration

Family Law

Jones Fussell has a team of experienced and savvy family law practitioners. Our experience in family law includes the following types of matters:

• Child Custody and Support
• Divorce
• Community Property Partition
• Guardianship/Tutorship
• Family Contracts
• Spousal Support
• Marriage Contracts

Personal Injury

When you engage Jones Fussell in a personal injury matter, we will explore all avenues on your behalf with the goal of achieving the best result possible, whether it be through an out-of-court settlement or trial. The types of cases we handle include, but are not limited to:

• Accident and Injury
• Wrongful Death
• Workplace Injuries
• Premises Liability

Regulatory and Healthcare

Our business transaction attorneys have an outstanding reputation for effective representation of regulatory and healthcare clients. From healthcare governance and compliance to medical and dental malpractice, our expertise in this legal specialty includes, but is not limited to:

• Compliance
• Administration
• Collections


For any questions regarding any practice area that isn't included in the other categories please contact us.