The Monson Law Firm: Counselors With a Kick

In the Southern United States, bland just doesn’t cut it.
At The Monson Law Firm, we have the feel for the flavor of the Gulf South. We know how to season a case to get the best result for you and we are always willing to kick it up a notch. If you are in need of an insurance defense firm where the spice is right, call The Monson Law Firm today.

 

The Monson Law Firm: New Orleans Insurance Defense Attorneys

The Monson Law Firm: New Orleans Insurance Defense Attorneys

The Monson Law Firm Welcomes Ron Hornback

The Monson Law Firm is please to announce that attorney Ron Hornback has joined our Houston office. From our Houston office, Ron focuses on first-party and third-party defense and handles defense of insurance coverage and bad faith litigation. Ron has jury trial and arbitration experience and has been recognized as a Rising Star for 2018 […]

The Monson Law Firm Defeats Motion to Vacate Appraisal Award

The Monson Law firm attorney Kevin Riche recently defeated plaintiff’s challenge to an appraisal award. In “Leticia Wells v. Southern Fidelity Insurance Company (SFIC)”, presently pending in United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. Plaintiff challenged the appraisal award, arguing (1) The outcome of the appraisal is not binding; (2) Southern Fidelity’s […]

The Monson Law Firm Attends National Flood Conference

The Monson Law Firm attorney Matthew Monson is attending the National Flood Conference this week in Washington, D.C. The National Flood Conference is the major annual gathering of all the partners in the National Flood Insurance Program and is intended to motivate and educate audiences about the importance of floodplain management and the benefits of […]

The Monson Law Firm Speaks at Louisiana Claims Association

Please join The Monson Law Firm attorney Lauren Baudot tomorrow morning at the Louisiana Claims Association conference for her talk on Fraud Fighting Policy Provisions. As the premier claims association in Louisiana, the Louisiana Claims Association is dedicated to promoting the highest ethical and professional claims handling standards in the insurance industry through leadership in […]

The Monson Law Firm is at FIFEC!

The Monson Law Firm is Exhibiting at the Florida Insurance Fraud Education Conference (FIFEC) this week. Come see us at Booth 8! For the past 26 years, FIFEC has offered continuous annual training seminars for DIF and SIU investigators, law enforcement officers, prosecutors, insurance carrier adjusters and management, insurance defense attorneys and others in the […]

The Monson Law Firm Excludes Public Adjuster as Appraiser

The Monson Law Firm successfully excluded a public adjuster from serving as an appraiser.  In the case of “Americas Insurance Company v. Vance”, the insured presented an estimate from a public adjuster that clearly established a dispute as to the amount of the loss.  Based on this, both Americas and the insured agreed to go […]

The Monson Law Firm Wins Coverage Motion for Summary Judgment

Attorney Lauren Baudot recently won a summary judgment motion on behalf of Americas Insurance Company (“Americas”) in the Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans.  In the matter entitled “Americas Insurance Company vs. Living Nola Investments, LLC,” defendant made claim for damages after its home was damaged by a fire allegedly caused by the […]

The Monson Law Firm Wins Bad Faith Motion for Summary Judgment

    Attorney Blake Lusk recently won a summary judgment motion on behalf of Lighthouse Property Insurance Corporation (“Lighthouse”) in the Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans.  In the matter entitled “Alfred Scott and Shann Butler Scott vs. Lighthouse Property Insurance Corporation,” plaintiffs made claim for bad faith damages following residential damage caused […]

LaHatte Law Firm Sued for Legal Malpractice

LaHatte Law Firm, LLC and attorney Joey LaHatte were recently sued by their clients, Christopher Butler and Melanie Butler, for legal malpractice in the 24th Judicial District Court for the Parish of Jefferson, Case. No. 782-185.  After a March 2015 fire, LaHatte made claim upon the Butlers’ insurer, Centauri Specialty Insurance Company, for additional living […]

PIA of Acadiana Crawfish Boil

The Monson Law Firm attended the PIA of Acadiana’s Annual Crawfish Boil at Warehouse 535 in Lafayette.  This is the largest yearly insurance event in Louisiana.  We enjoyed networking with our industry friends while eating tasty mudbugs! Pictured are Matthew Monson, Esq. and Darryn Melerine with MD Claims Group.

The Monson Law Firm Wins Bodily Injury Motion for Summary Judgment

Attorney Blake Lusk recently won a Motion for Summary Judgment in the case of Alfred Scott and Shann Butler Scott versus Lighthouse Property Insurance Corporation in Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans.  Plaintiff made claims for bodily injury, mental anguish and loss of consortium as a result of an alleged late payment of […]

The Monson Law Firm Wins First in Nation AOB Case

The Monson Law Firm won a first in the nation decision dismissing the claims of an AOB Contractor in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.  In the case of Stacy Morgan and A-Plus Contractors, LLC vs. Americas Insurance Company, the Honorable Jane Triche Milazzo issued an order on March 22, 2018 granting […]

Nader “Anthony” Odeh Sued for Insurance Fraud and Racketeering

Nader “Anthony” Odeh, a licensed public adjuster and registered appraiser, was recently sued by attorney Joey LaHatte in Federal Court in New Orleans.  LaHatte alleges that he retained Odeh from 2014 to 2016 as a public adjuster and appraiser.  As part of a wide ranging suit under the Federal Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act […]

Louisiana Surplus Lines Convention

The Monson Law Firm enjoyed participating in the recent Louisiana Surplus Lines Association Annual Convention in New Orleans.  Speakers included Dwayne LeBlanc from Wright Flood and Louisiana Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon.  Pictured here are Matthew Monson, Enya He, the South Central Regional Director for Lloyd’s, and Crystal DePascual, Senior Vice President at AmWins Group and […]

Good Friday

On Good Friday we remember the day Jesus willingly suffered and died by crucifixion as the ultimate sacrifice for our sins (1 John 1:10).  It is followed by Easter, the glorious celebration of the day Jesus was raised from the dead, heralding his victory over sin and death and pointing ahead to a future resurrection for […]

Farewell!

The Monson Law Firm would like to wish Ann’Lee Earles Inman the best of luck as she leaves us to return back into Real Estate full-time. Ann’Lee has done an amazing job for us the past 3 years as our Marketing Director, helping our firm to grow to three states, involving herself in 15 different […]