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GJTBS Announces The Election Of Two Directors…

Galloway, Johnson, Tompkins, Burr & Smith, PLC Announces The Election Of Two Directors


Galloway, Johnson, Tompkins, Burr & Smith, PLC Announces That Andrea L. Albert And Todd M. LaDouceur Have Been Elected Directors Of The Firm


Galloway, Johnson, Tompkins, Burr & Smith, PLC, a Gulf South Regional defense firm, is pleased to announce that Andrea L. Albert and Todd M. LaDouceur have been elected Directors of the firm.


In 2006, Andrea L. Albert joined the firm’s New Orleans and Mandeville offices after several years of litigation practice in her native Lafayette, Louisiana. Andrea is a graduate from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law.


Andrea is an experienced appellate attorney having written appellate briefs filed in all Louisiana courts of appeal, the Louisiana Supreme Court, and the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. In that regard, she has presented oral argument before four of Louisiana’s appellate circuits on many occasions. Andrea has extensive experience arguing in front of state and federal trial courts and has taken cases to verdict in favor of the firm’s client. Andrea’s practice focuses on defense litigation, from trial through appeal, and includes the areas of insurance coverage, property damage, premises liability, contractual liability, and personal injury. She is admitted to practice in all Louisiana state and federal courts. Recently, Andrea was named the Executive Women International, New Orleans Chapter Representative of the Year for 2009 and serves as the chapter president.


Todd M. LaDouceur graduated from the US Naval Academy in 1986 with his B.S. in Aerospace Engineering. For six years he was a Captain in the Marine Corp in Logistics, Intelligence and Operations. During that time, he was a Science Advisor for NASA on experiments for space shuttle missions. Todd graduated third in his class from the University of Florida College of Law in 1995, and was Order of the Coif.


Todd has spent the last fifteen years practicing a vast array of areas of law throughout Georgia and Florida. He is in GJTBS’ Pensacola, FL office and has been a member of the Florida Bar since 1995 and the Georgia Bar since 1996.  Todd is also a licensed athlete agent.  Todd is a vital part of the GJTBS defense team in personal injury, transportation litigation, insurance disputes, real property litigation, and commercial litigation.


Galloway Johnson Tompkins Burr and Smith (GJTBS) is a Gulf South Regional defense firm dedicated to delivering value in legal counsel for over a generation to local, national and international clients in dozens of industries.  The gratitude of these clients for the quality of our representation and the insistence of these clients for “local” counsel, has fueled the firm’s continual expansion, now consisting of over ninety attorneys in nine cities located in Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida and Missouri.  GJTBS attorneys are experienced in the defense litigation of insurance, maritime & admiralty, products liability, employer’s liability, worker’s compensation, general casualty, automobile liability, professional liability, construction, transportation, environmental law, energy industry, and corporate law matters.


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