Esmond Phelps is counsel to the firm and a member of our Litigation Section. His primary area of practice is general litigation.
Esmond has been involved in such complex litigation projects as the unfair trade practice and non-competition litigation between Sedgwick James and Marsh McClennan; the State of Louisiana’s claims against Tennessee Gas Company resulting in a $26 million jury verdict in the State’s favor; and the litigation arising out of property damage caused by the explosion of Ship Shoal 354-A-2 well which was recently tried to verdict in Texas federal court.
Esmond is a member of the New Orleans, Louisiana State and American Bar Associations, as well as the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel and the National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel.
J.D. from Tulane Law School, 1970
- Member of the Tulane Moot Court Board
- B.A. from Davidson College, 1967