International Society of Primerus Law Firms
Philip S. Brooks, Jr.
Practice Areas:

Baton Rouge Attorney
Philip S. Brooks, Jr.

Phone: 225.329.2800


Languages: English

Chip Brooks is primarily engaged in general maritime law and insurance coverage litigation and arbitration. He principally represents U.S. and foreign insurers and companies in the areas of cargo loss, pollution, hull and machinery, collisions, groundings, personal injury and insurance coverage issues.

Chip has litigated and overseen maritime and transportation casualties and disputes in multiple courts throughout the United States. He regularly acts as lead counsel in the investigation and recovery efforts involving major maritime casualties and warehouse fire losses.

Chip also has broad experience in product liability, transportation and commercial litigation in state and federal courts.

He received his J.D. from Tulane Law School in 1992 and his B.A. from Washington and Lee University in 1988. He is admitted to practice before all Louisiana state and federal courts, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Tenth Circuits.


  • Tulane University, J.D., 1992
  • Washington & Lee University, B.A., 1988

Bar Admissions:

  • Louisiana (1992)

Practice Areas:

  • Admiralty and Maritime
  • Insurance
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Transportation Law


  • Louisiana Super Lawyers

Contact This Firm

Gordon Arata Montgomery Barnett

301 Main Street
Suite 1170
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
United States

Law Firm Contact: John Y. Pearce

Tel: 225.329.2800

Fax: 225.329.2850



Member Since: 2009

Send Us An Email

Preferred Contact Method?

 Email Phone - AM Phone - PM

Disclaimer: Primerus and our member law firms welcome your emails, contact forms, phone calls and written letters. Contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship. Please do not send any confidential information to Primerus or its member law firms until an attorney-client relationship has been established. Thank you and we look forward to serving you.

* Denotes Required Field