504-830-3838

New Orleans Area and Gulf Coast Civil Litigation Law Firm

Advocates for Businesses and Individuals

Chopin Wagar Richard & Kutcher, LLP was founded in 1996 and is located in the Lakeway complex in Metairie, Louisiana. We routinely handle civil litigation in the state and federal courts in New Orleans, Louisiana, the Gulf Coast region and in some cases, nationwide. Our clients include individuals, corporations, associations, governmental entities, insurers, property owners, institutions and other people from all walks of life who find themselves needing legal representation in civil matters. The lawyers at Chopin Wagar Richard & Kutcher, LLP represent clients in a diverse range of civil matters; everything from divorce and child custody to trucking accidents, medical malpractice, commercial disputes, maritime accidents and product liability claims, among others.

Due to our long dedication to the practice of civil litigation, trial experience in civil litigation is the hallmark of our law firm. Our attorneys have successfully tried hundreds of cases in state and federal courts involving personal injury, property damages, contracts, business disputes, commercial litigation and insurance claims.


Peer Recognized as Preeminent, Outstanding Advocates

Several of our trial attorneys have over three decades of experience in all aspects of civil litigation. A number of our lawyers have been designated "Super Lawyers" by the Super Lawyers' rating service and magazine, designating them as "outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement based upon independent research, peer nominations and evaluations".

Chopin Wagar Richard & Kutcher, LLP as a whole and many of its attorneys have an AV-rating under Martindale-Hubbell's peer review ratings system. This reflects its reputation in the legal community as a law firm of attorneys with strong legal aptitude and high ethical standards. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process that also reflects the confidential opinions of our peers, members of the Bar and the Judiciary.

Chopin Wagar Richard & Kutcher, LLP is also listed in the A.M. Best's Company Directory of Recommended Insurance Attorneys and Adjusters. A number of its attorneys have been recognized as preeminent by membership in invitation-only professional societies and associations, such as the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and the International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC).


Advocacy for Your Case

Chopin Wagar Richard & Kutcher, LLP is a law firm sought by clients who need and demand high quality advocacy and representation in civil litigation. Many of our clients are Fortune 500 corporations with world-wide operations, but many are also individuals who need legal advice and representation in one of the most stressful times of their lives. Large or small, famous or not, it makes no difference to us; everyone we represent receives individual attention and zealous representation. Please consider our firm for your legal needs and contact us today.