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Philip S. Brooks, Jr., Esq.
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Baton Rouge Attorney
Philip S. Brooks, Jr., Esq.

Phone: 225.330.7852

Email: pbrooks@monbar.com

Languages: English

A partner of Montgomery Barnett since January, 2004, Mr. Brooks is primarily engaged in admiralty litigation involving hull and machinery, collisions, groundings, pollution, cargo subrogation and insurance coverage issues. He also has extensive experience in commercial litigation, products liability and transportation litigation in state and federal courts.

Mr. Brooks is a member of The Louisiana State Bar Association, The United States Maritime Law Association, The Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute, The New Orleans Mariners Club, The Houston Mariners Club, and The Tulane Maritime Law Center Liaison Group. He is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana; and all state courts and the Supreme Court of Louisiana.

Born in 1966 in New Orleans, Louisiana, Mr. Brooks received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Washington and Lee University in 1988 and a Juris Doctorate Degree from Tulane University School of Law in 1992. He was a partner in another law firm prior to joining Montgomery Barnett in 2001.

Areas of Practice: 

Admiralty and Maritime Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Transportation Litigation

Bar Admissions:

Louisiana, 1992
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1992
U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 1992
U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 1992
U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1992

Education:

Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1992
Juris Doctor

Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia, 1988
B.A.
Major:  Concentration in Business
Major:  European History

Honors & Awards:

Louisiana Super Lawyers, 2013

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Louisiana State Bar Association
Member

Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute
Member

New Orleans Mariners Club
Member

Houston Mariners Club
Member

Tulane Maritime Law Center Liaison Group
Member

United States Maritime Law Association

Fraternities/Sororities:

Sigma Alpha Epsilon

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Montgomery Barnett, L.L.P.

One American Place
301 Main Street, Suite 1170
Baton Rouge, LA 70825
United States

Law Firm Contact: John Y. Pearce

Tel: 225.330.7852

Fax: 225.329.2850

Website: www.monbar.com

Member Since: 2009

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