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Matthew Lofaso

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Education

  • Southern University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1995
    • Honors: magna cum laude
  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • B.A. - 1988
    • Major: Marketing

Classes & Seminars

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution, University of Phoenix, 2002
  • Business Law, University of Phoenix, 2002 to 2003

Pro-Bono Activities

  • YMCA Volunteer Coach
  • Catholic High School Campaign Committee
  • St. George Men’s Club Officer
  • St. George Men’s Club Golf Tournament Chairman
  • St. George School Advisory Committee
  • Boy Scouts of America Den co-leader

Past Positions

  • O'Neal Walsh & Associates, Senior Associate, 2000 to 2004
  • University of Phoenix, Professor, 2002 to 2005
  • Honorable William H. Brown, Nineteenth Judicial District Court of Baton Rouge, Clerk
  • Honorable R. Michael Caldwell, Nineteenth Judicial District Court of Baton Rouge, Clerk, 1996 - Present
  • Powers & Willard, 1997 - Present
  • Smith and Davis, 1998 to 1999
  • Walsh & Baily, 1999 to 2003

Ancillary Businesses

  • Title Company - Real Estate

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Sigma Nu

Professional Associations

  • Baton Rouge Bar Association, Member, 1995 to 2005
  • Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2004 to 2005
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana Bar Association
  • Baton Rouge Claims Association
  • American Land Title Association
  • Louisiana Land Title Association

Current Employment Position

  • Attorney

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Workers Compensation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1995
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 1995