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Roy L. Schroeder

Roy L. Schroeder

Special Counsel

#3 Sanctuary Boulevard
Third Floor
Mandeville, Louisiana 70471

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Office: 985-674-6680
Fax: 985-674-6681

Roy L. Schroeder delivers relentless effort in representing his clients’ best interests. With a commitment to excellence inside and outside of the courtroom, he approaches each matter with high attention to detail, knowing that details can make or break each case. Roy believes that there is no substitution for hard work, and this belief has fueled results and partnerships with his clients.

In Roy’s practice, effective advocacy and efficient representation are not exclusive. He tailors his approach to exceed his clients’ needs and expectations, setting the foundation for long-lasting relationships. Roy has represented national and regional insurers, government entities and businesses of all sizes, focusing his practice on insurance defense and coverage, litigation, premises liability, employment law, and maritime & admiralty. He has comprehensive experience in the boardroom and in the courtroom, with trial experience in personal injury defense, liability, employment claims, and first-party insurance defense.

Roy is originally from Louisiana and was raised in Southeast Texas.

Representative Matters

  • Obtained two zero damages verdicts from an Orleans Civil District Court jury for a national insurer and its insured without any defense to fault against a seven-figure demand in an automobile personal injury matter.
  • Secured pretrial dismissals and defense verdicts at trial for government agencies such as law enforcement, fire protection districts, and emergency medical services in liability and employment actions in state and federal courts.
  • Successfully proved coverage defenses, including arson, in a first-party insurance action stemming from a catastrophic fire, leading to a complete defense jury verdict at trial, which was affirmed by the U.S. Fifth Circuit on appeal.

OVERVIEW

Roy L. Schroeder delivers relentless effort in representing his clients’ best interests. With a commitment to excellence inside and outside of the courtroom, he approaches each matter with high attention to detail, knowing that details can make or break each case. Roy believes that there is no substitution for hard work, and this belief has fueled results and partnerships with his clients.

In Roy’s practice, effective advocacy and efficient representation are not exclusive. He tailors his approach to exceed his clients’ needs and expectations, setting the foundation for long-lasting relationships. Roy has represented national and regional insurers, government entities and businesses of all sizes, focusing his practice on insurance defense and coverage, litigation, premises liability, employment law, and maritime & admiralty. He has comprehensive experience in the boardroom and in the courtroom, with trial experience in personal injury defense, liability, employment claims, and first-party insurance defense.

Roy is originally from Louisiana and was raised in Southeast Texas.

Representative Matters

  • Obtained two zero damages verdicts from an Orleans Civil District Court jury for a national insurer and its insured without any defense to fault against a seven-figure demand in an automobile personal injury matter.
  • Secured pretrial dismissals and defense verdicts at trial for government agencies such as law enforcement, fire protection districts, and emergency medical services in liability and employment actions in state and federal courts.
  • Successfully proved coverage defenses, including arson, in a first-party insurance action stemming from a catastrophic fire, leading to a complete defense jury verdict at trial, which was affirmed by the U.S. Fifth Circuit on appeal.

EDUCATION & ADMISSIONS

Education

  • J.D., Tulane University School of Law, 2006
  • B.A., Louisiana State University, 2003

Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2006
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit