Jennifer Le Carpentier
Jennifer D. Le Carpentier

Jennifer D. Le Carpentier, Of Counsel

Jennifer Le Carpentier’s areas of practice include defense of employers and insurance carriers for claims arising under the Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Act, Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, Defense Base Act and War Hazards Compensation Act.

Since 2005, Jennifer’s career has focused on the claims of injured workers from all perspectives and phases of litigation. During this time, she served as a mediator and staff attorney for the Office of Workers’ Compensation Administration, Assistant Attorney General/Deputy Office Chief for the Louisiana Department of Justice over the Workers’ Compensation section and practiced with private defense law firms. Jennifer leverages this experience for her defense clients. “Having access to injured workers, employers, payers and health care providers has given me a particular expertise that allows me to create a nuanced and strategic approach to mitigating liability and achieving favorable outcomes.”

Jennifer was born and raised in New Orleans. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time cooking and traveling with her two children and Goldendoodle, Hazel.

Professional Activities

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • New Orleans Bar Association, Member
  • DOL-Joint Bar Association, Member
  • New Orleans Association of Women Attorneys, Member

Panels and Presentations

  • Co-presenter, “Handling the Workers’ Compensation Case from Start to Finish,” NBI Workers’ Compensation Seminar (June 2018)

Civic and Community

  • Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for Jefferson Parish
  • Troop Leader, Girl Scouts Louisiana East

Special Experience

  • Certified Mediator, Advanced Civil Mediation, The National Judicial College

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