James Guidry’s primary focus is defending clients in high-stakes civil litigation with a focus on products liability, toxic tort, premises liability, personal injury, insurance coverage and insurance defense. Whether deposing fact witnesses, defending expert and corporate depositions, conducting discovery, researching complex legal issues or preparing for jury trials, James’s deep reservoir of skills and experience helps him find the right solution efficiently. His thorough research, tactful words of advice and strategic planning provide clear, resourceful and often creative paths forward.
Outside the Office
A New Orleans native, James lives in the City Park area of New Orleans where he enjoys spending time with his family, their two dogs and their two cats. An avid sports fan, when not working or spending time with family, James may be found attending or watching games and cheering for the New Orleans Saints, LSU and Arsenal F.C.
- Louisiana State Bar Association
- New Orleans Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- Inside New Orleans Reader’s Favorite “Elite Lawyers” (2022-2023)
- Co-author, Louisiana Civil Practice Forms