John J. Finckbeiner Jr.

John J. Finckbeiner Jr.

Attorney
Location:
Chalmette, Louisiana
Phone:
504-662-1754
Fax:
504-569-0278
Email:

A New Orleans native, John J. Finckbeiner, Jr. has been in practice in the New Orleans metropolitan area continuously since 1989. He has decades of experience in serious personal injury, wrongful death and criminal defense.

Mr. Finckbeiner has also been appointed by the Louisiana Supreme Court to sit as a Judge Ad Hoc in Traffic Court for the City of New Orleans. His experience and reputation help clients get resolution in the most efficient manner possible.

Areas of Practice

  • Serious Personal Injury - Plaintiff
  • Auto Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • 18 Wheeler Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Maritime / Offshore
  • Criminal
  • Domestic
  • Federal Tort Claims

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 1989
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2000

Education

  • Southern University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1987
  • Loyola University, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • B.A. - 1983
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Psychology

Classes/Seminars

  • Instructed, The Diminished Liability of Merchants for Patrons Injuries on Their Premises, Louisiana Trial Lawyers, 1998 - 1999

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • New Orleans Bar Association
  • St. Bernard Parish Bar Association, Member, 1987 - Present
  • Academy of American Trial Lawyers, Member, 1995 - Present
  • American Association for Justice, Member, 1990 - Present
  • Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Governors, 1996 - 2000
  • American Bar Association, Member, 1990 - Present
  • Kiwanis St. Bernard, Arabi, Member, 1998 - Present
  • World Trade Center Association
  • Kiwanis Association of America

Past Employment Positions

  • Thirty Fourth Judicial District Court, Law Clerk, 1987 - 1988

Pro Bono Activities

  • New Orleans Legal Assistance Corporation "private bar program", 1989 - Present

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Kappa Delta Tau