Jeremy A. Hebert

Jeremy A. Hebert

Managing Partner
Location:
Lafayette, Louisiana
Phone:
800-752-1494
800-783-7286
337-446-2407
337-446-2419
Fax:
337-235-1748
Email:

Jeremy A. Hebert, co-managing partner and member of Becker and Hebert, LLC, is a graduate of the University of Mississippi (B.B.A. 1995) and Tulane University School of Law (J.D. 1999). Mr. Hebert has been a practicing attorney for fourteen years with a focus on business, commercial and real estate transactions and litigation.

Mr. Hebert is currently admitted to practice in all Louisiana state courts; the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana and the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. He is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Louisiana State Bar Association, the Lafayette Parish Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association and the Louisiana and American Associations for Justice.

Mr. Hebert has a practice that serves local, regional, national and international clients, and encompasses a broad range of financial, corporate, commercial, real estate and business law transactions and litigation and select personal injury, maritime, class action, environmental and mass tort claims. He is involved in the Acadiana Mortgage Lenders' Association, the Louisiana Mortgage Lenders' Association, the National Association of Mortgage Brokers, the Realtors' Association of Acadiana, the Acadiana Homebuilders' Association and the Louisiana Land Title Association. He also has litigated personal injury cases that have been reported in the Pharmaceutical Law and Litigation Report and by the National Litigation Bureau.

Mr. Hebert is a licensed title insurance producer for the State of Louisiana and for four major title insurance underwriters including Fidelity National Title Insurance Company, Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company, Stewart Title Insurance Company and First American Title Insurance Company.

Mr. Hebert is also currently one of several common benefit counsel in the matter entitled In Re: MDL 2179 Oil Spill by the Oil Rig (Deepwater Horizon) and represents hundreds of individual claimants and businesses in the handling of their claims with the Deepwater Horizon Economic Claims Center. In the past, he has also been involved in class action suits involving pharmaceutical drugs and physician neglect and intentional acts. He has served on a Plaintiffs' Steering/Executive Committee, as a Chairman of a Finance and Hours Committee, and successfully represented over one hundred individuals and businesses in a mass tort train derailment, chemical exposure and evacuation case.

Areas of Practice

  • 20% Business Transactions
  • 25% Business Litigation
  • 20% Real Estate Transactions
  • 25% Real Estate Litigation
  • 10% Complex Litigation and Transactions

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1999
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1999
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 2010

Education

  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1999
    • Honors: Maritime Law Certificate
  • University Of Mississippi (Ole Miss), Oxford, Mississippi
    • B.B.A. - 1995
    • Major: Business Management

Representative Cases

  • Re: MDL 2179 Oil Spill by the Oil Rig

References

  • Richard L. Becker, Becker and Hebert, LLC
  • Jim Lambert, Trial Lawyer with Jim Lambert, APLC
  • Craig Duplechin, First Bank and Trust President
  • Larry Kullman and Paul Sterbcow
  • George Armbruster

Honors and Awards

  • Reported in the Pharmaceutical Law and Litigation Report and by the National Litigation Bureau

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association Section for Class Action, Mass Tort and Complex Litigation, Member
  • Louisiana State Bar Association Section for Corporate and Business Law, Member
  • Louisiana State Bar Association Section for Fidelity, Surety and Construction Law, Member
  • Louisiana State Bar Association Section for Government and Public Law, Member
  • Louisiana State Bar Association Section for Public Utility, Member
  • Louisiana State Bar Association Section for Trust Estate, Probate and Moveable Property Law, Member
  • Acadiana Mortgage Lenders' Association
  • Louisiana Mortgage Lenders' Association
  • National Association of Mortgage Brokers
  • Realtors' Association of Acadiana
  • Acadiana Homebuilders' Association
  • Louisiana Land Title Association
  • Lafayette Parish Bar Association
  • American Associations for Justice
  • Louisiana Associations for Justice

Past Employment Positions

  • American Title Company, LLC, Associate/Partner, 2002 - 2013
  • Becker and Associates, Inc., Associate/Partner, 2002 - 2012
  • Voorhies & Labbe', Associate, 1999 - 2001

Ancillary Businesses

  • Member of American Title Company, LLC and is a licensed title insurance agent/producer in Louisiana for four (4) national title insurers/underwriters

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Kappa Alpha Order