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Practicing law for more than 35 years each, Jerry L. Hermann and Joe Kopfler joined forces in 1992 to form Kopfler & Hermann.  Our firm has represented thousands of personal injury victims over the years, achieving judgments and settlements in excess of a million dollars in a number of them.  We offer personal, friendly service to our clients, with easy handicap access to our offices near the gateway to the Gulf of Mexico oil industry. Hard work and competent advice have been crucial to the continued development of our practice.

Contact us today if you need legal assistance with any of the following:

Maritime Law

  • Jones Act
  • Maritime Law
  • Injured Offshore and Oilfield Workers
  • Vessel and Platform Accidents

Serving South Louisiana and the Gulf Coast of the United States and beyond.

Call attorney Jerry Hermann today at 985-206-3117 to arrange your free initial consultation.

Attorney Profiles

Attorney Jerry L. Herman

Jurisdictions:

  • Louisiana, 1979
  • U.S. Federal District Courts

Education:

  • Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, J.D. - 1979
    • Honors: Top 20% of his Class
    • Law Review: LSU Law Center, Managing Editor
  • Nicholls State University, B.A. cum laude - 1975

Professional Memberships and Achievements:

  • Louisiana Association for Justice, formerly Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, member of Board of Governors
  • National College of Advocacy of American Association for Justice, Fellow
  • Admiralty Section of American Association for Justice, Section Member
  • Nursing Home Litigation Group of American Association for Justice, Member

Attorney Joseph G. "Joe" Kopfler

Jurisdictions:

  • Louisiana, 1977

Education:

  • Loyola University New Orleans School of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana, J.D. - 1977
  • Louisiana State University, B.S. - 1973, Major: Arts and Sciences

Professional Memberships and Achievements:

  • Louisiana Association for Justice, formerly Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, past member of Board of Governors
  • National College of Advocacy of American Association for Justice, Fellow
  • Admiralty Section of American Association for Justice, Section Member
  • Nursing Home Litigation Group of American Association for Justice, Member
     

Verdicts & Settlements

  • $1.1 million settlement for truck driver injured when bridge collapsed
  • $2.2 million jury verdict for man who lost leg is industrial accident
  • $1.2 million settlement for boat captain injured in car wreck

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