Daniel Sullivan Conducts CLEs Covering Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Act

Daniel SullivanOn December 6, 2017 MBLB attorney Daniel Sullivan conducted a continuing education session as part of the National Business Institute’s recent Advanced Workers’ Compensation Seminar. The two presentations Dan delivered were, “Causal Relationship, Apportionment, and the Second Injury Fund” and “Medical Issues and their Roles in Complex Workers’ Compensation Claims.” Each seminar covered numerous specialized and nuanced areas of the Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Act.

Daniel’s practice focuses on the defense of employers and insurance carriers from claims arising under the Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Act, Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, Defense Base Act, War Hazards Compensation Act, and Jones Act. He has represented national insurance companies, defense contractors, drilling companies, self-insured entities and local businesses. He has extensive trial experience, trying cases before various Louisiana and Illinois state courts, including the Office of Administrative Law Judges, Louisiana Workforce Commission Office of Workers’ Compensation, and the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission.

Daniel has litigation experience from both the plaintiff and defense sides of workers’ compensation and third-party liability claims, enabling him to view a case from all perspectives and develop an effective litigation strategy, an added advantage for his clients.

11 MBLB Attorneys Included in New Orleans Magazine 2017 Top Lawyers

MBLB Top LawyersMouledoux, Bland, Legrand & Brackett is pleased to announce that 11 of our attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in New Orleans Magazine 2017 Top Lawyers in the legal specialties of Admiralty & Maritime Law, Transportation Law, Workers’ Compensation Law, and Municipal Law.

Mouledoux, Bland, Legrand & Brackett Attorneys Included in New Orleans Magazine 2017 Top Lawyers

  • Beth S. Bernstein – Workers’ Compensation Law
  • Wilton E. Bland, III – Admiralty & Maritime Law
  • Alan G. Brackett – Admiralty & Maritime Law and Workers’ Compensation Law
  • Gerard J. Dragna – Transportation Law
  • Mark E. Hanna – Municipal Law
  • Georges M. Legrand – Admiralty & Maritime Law
  • André J. Mouledoux – Admiralty & Maritime Law, Transportation Law
  • C. Michael Parks – Transportation Law
  • Eric Winder Sella – Transportation Law
  • Daniel P. Sullivan – Workers’ Compensation Law
  • Simone H. Yoder – Workers’ Compensation Law

New Orleans Magazine 2017 Top Lawyers Methodology

New Orleans Magazine 2017 Top Lawyers voting was open to all licensed attorneys in New Orleans. They were asked which attorney, other than themselves, they would recommend in the New Orleans area. Each attorney was allowed to recommend up to three colleagues in each of the 58 legal specialties. Once the online nominations were complete, each nominee was carefully evaluated on the basis of the survey results, the legitimacy of their license and their current standing with the State Bar Association of Louisiana. Attorneys who received the highest number of votes in each specialty were included in New Orleans Magazine 2017 Top Lawyers list. The list was prepared by Detroit-based Professional Research Services.

 

Eric Winder Sella Installed as Treasurer of New Orleans Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section

Eric Winder SellaEric Winder Sella has been installed as Treasurer of the New Orleans Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section for 2017-2018. Eric previously served on the Executive Committee for the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 terms. The officers and Committee members were approved by voice vote at the New Orleans Bar Association’s 93rd Annual Dinner Meeting on November 16, 2017.

Founded in 1924, the New Orleans Bar Association represents the interests of lawyers and judges in the New Orleans area. The Bar is dedicated to promoting justice, educating its members, and enhancing the legal profession. The Young Lawyers Section is where new lawyers get to know one another and the local legal community, network with experienced professionals, and offer valuable community service in the New Orleans area. Eric regularly chairs, speaks, and emcees YLS events, including providing evening entertainment at the annual Bench Bar Conference and speaking at Immigration and Naturalization Ceremonies.