Ungarino & Eckert, LLC is a full-service civil defense firm with offices located throughout Louisiana and Mississippi. The firm has established a reputation for effective advocacy in the following areas: auto/ transportation, banking, casualty litigation, commercial litigation, complex litigation, construction defect/ construction litigation, contractual/ transactional law, corporate law, department of insurance complaints, employment law, environmental/ toxic tort, extra-contractual claims, general liability, government relations, healthcare, insurance defense/ coverage, maritime/ admiralty, medical malpractice, product liability, professional liability, premises liability, property, sexual misconduct and Worker's Compensation.
Recent Firm Results
Cook v. Heron’s Way
Two level thoracic fusion with clear causation. Plaintiff’s counsel asked for over $2.2 million in closing. Jury awarded $110k in generals, $284K in past meds and $25K in future meds. Answer to jury question from judge improperly implied to jury that empty chairs would not pay so jury found insured 90% at fault.
Terry Campbell et al. v. Board of Commissioners for Amite River Basin Drainage et al.
Class action suit against our client, Amite River Basin Commission, seeking return of alleged excess tax collections in the amount of $18.9 million. After 8 days of trial, the jury returned a verdict of no liability for our client.
3850 North Causeway Blvd.
Metairie, Louisiana 70002