“The” Maritime and Personal Injury Lawyer of the Greater New Orleans Area

For more than 30 years, The Law Office of Richard J. Fernandez, LLC has had one mission: to provide compassionate legal guidance to people who have been seriously injured by the negligence of others. With our deep understanding of the law and expertise in Admiralty & Maritime Law, we have the resources to protect our clients' rights during matters of personal injury, whether it is through negotiations or in the courtroom.

People across the Greater New Orleans Area seek our firm's advice when they or loved ones have suffered serious injuries and need legal or financial options. We assist injured people in beginning the process of moving forward with their lives by obtaining the resources to meet present and future injury-related expenses.

Trial by jury in civil cases is as essential to secure liberty of the people as any one of the pre-existent rights of nature
James Madison (1789)

Our firm offers superior legal services in the following areas:

We take special interest in clients with cases related to maritime injuries and the Jones Act because our attorney is an expert on those matters. Mr. Fernandez holds a master's degree in admiralty law, serves as a proctor in admiralty, and is a member of the Maritime Law Association. If you or a loved one has had a work-related maritime injury, CONTACT US TODAY.