Bradley J. Schwab

Bradley J. Schwab

Associate
Fax: (504) 561-1011
 

Brad is an Associate in the litigation section of the firm’s New Orleans office.  He specializes in the defense of aviation, products liability, and admiralty and maritime claims.  Brad has also represented clients in cases involving insurance coverage, business disputes, personal injury, property damage, and toxic tort.

Brad earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Tulane University Law School in 2013.  While in school, Brad served on the Senior Editorial Board of the Tulane Maritime Law Journal, worked as research assistant to Professor A. N. Yiannopoulos and completed an externship in the chambers of Justice Greg G. Guidry of the Louisiana Supreme Court.  At graduation, he was awarded a certificate of specialization in admiralty and maritime law.

Brad is admitted to practice before all Louisiana state courts, the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.  He has also been admitted pro hac vice in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi.

 

Areas of Practice

Aviation Litigation
Products Liability
Admiralty & Maritime
Civil Litigation
Insurance Defense

Education

J.D., 2013, magna cum laude, Tulane University School of Law
M.S., 2010, summa cum laude, University of New Orleans
B.S., 2009, magna cum laude, Louisiana State University

Bar Affiliations

Louisiana State Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
New Orleans Bar Association

Publications and Presentations

Drones on the Bayou, An Overview of the Current State of Unmanned Aircraft System Law, 63 LA.B.J, 392 (Apr/May 2016) (co-authored with Brendan Doherty).
Recent Developments:  Juror’s Complaint, 62 La. Bar. J, 393-94 (Feb/March 2015).
Recent developments:  Louisiana’s New Home Warranty Act, 61 La. Bar. J, 371-71 (Feb/March 2014).
The Birth of a Real Right: An Overview and Analysis of the Recent Revision of Book III, Title X of the Civil Code, 73 La. L. Rev. 821 (2013).
Comment, Equitable Personification: A Review of Res Judicata’s Historical Application to Successive In Personam and In Rem Admiralty Actions in the United States, 37 Tul. Mar. L.J. 253 (2012).
Note, Dimming the Bright-Line Rule: The Fifth Circuit Lowers Its Requirement To Bring Claims for Purely Economic Losses, 36 Tul. Mar. L.J. 791 (2012).

Brad is an Associate in the litigation section of the firm’s New Orleans office.  He specializes in the defense of aviation, products liability, and admiralty and maritime claims.  Brad has also represented clients in cases involving insurance coverage, business disputes, personal injury, property damage, and toxic tort.

Brad earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from Tulane University Law School in 2013.  While in school, Brad served on the Senior Editorial Board of the Tulane Maritime Law Journal, worked as research assistant to Professor A. N. Yiannopoulos and completed an externship in the chambers of Justice Greg G. Guidry of the Louisiana Supreme Court.  At graduation, he was awarded a certificate of specialization in admiralty and maritime law.

Brad is admitted to practice before all Louisiana state courts, the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.  He has also been admitted pro hac vice in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi.