R. Brent Cueria, Esq.

brent@cuerialawfirm.com/clf Toll Free: 504-525-5211

700 Camp Street Suite 316
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130

ATTORNEY NEW ORLEANS PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Attorney New Orleans LAMr. Cueria received his Juris Doctor Degree from Loyola Law School in New Orleans in 1988. Following graduation, Brent spent several years with a local Personal Injury firm that had a national practice. He then spent 3 years with a firm that had a substantial insurance defense practice defending automobile and truck insurers as well as Medical Malpractice insurers and the State of Louisiana against a broad range of personal injury and other insurance disputes. He continued to represent Plaintiffs on a select basis while at this firm.

In 1993, Mr. Cueria founded the Cueria Law Firm, L.L.C. located in New Orleans, in order to focus on the representation of injured individuals, where his true passion is. Mr. Cueria uses his past experience to diligently advocate for the injured and disabled clients he now represents against the insurance companies. Cueria Law Firm, L.L.C.’s other practice areas include: maritime, Jones Act, products liability, railroad claims, pharmaceutical claims, security fraud and commercial litigation, insurance disaster litigation and criminal law.

Mr. Cueria is actively involved with his law firm, his family, and his Church. He is also an avid sportsman and world traveler.

WORK HISTORY:

  • The Cueria Law Firm, L.L.C. New Orleans, Louisiana, St. Mary’s Parish Louisiana (by appointment only) 1993 to present. Personal injury law firm of Louisiana Attorneys who represent individuals who have been injured through the negligence of others and handles cases throughout Louisiana, including New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Lake Charles, Alexandria, Shreveport, Monroe, and all cities in between. The firm also practices throughout the Gulf South and nationwide in both Federal and State Courts.
  • Windhorst, Gaudry, Ranson, Higgins & Gremillion, L.L.C., Gretna, Louisiana 1991-1993. Attorney handling insurance defense in state and federal court, including defending automobile and truck insurers as well as medical malpractice insurers and the State of Louisiana.
  • Herman, Herman, Katz & Cotlar, New Orleans, Louisiana. 1988-1991. Attorney handling personal injury cases including automobile accidents, offshore injury, product liability, and wrongful death cases.

EDUCATION:

  • Juris Doctor, Loyola Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1987
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree, University of Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, Louisiana, 1983
  • Graduate, Baton Rouge High School, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1979

MEMBERSHIP:

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, 1988
  • New Orleans Bar Association, 1988
  • Jefferson Parish Bar Association, 1988
  • The Inn on the Teche American Inn of Court
  • Louisiana Association for Justice
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum

COURT ADMISSIONS:

  • Supreme Court for the State of Louisiana, admitted to practice law in all Louisiana State Courts
    • Member Since: 1988
  • United States District Courts for the Eastern District of Louisiana
    • Member Since: 1988
  • United States District Courts for the Western District of Louisiana
    • Member Since: 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
    • Member Since: 1988