Nicholas Bergeron

Nicholas Bergeron

Associate
New Orleans
Fax: (504) 561-1011
 

Nicholas, a New Orleans native, joined the New Orleans office as an Associate in May 2019. Before joining the firm, Nicholas was an Assistant District Attorney at the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office, where he tried numerous cases before judges and juries. He is admitted to practice in all Louisiana state courts, and is currently a member of the Thomas More Loyola Law School Inn of Court.

Nicholas obtained his B.A. in Political Science from Louisiana State University before graduating from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, cum laude, in May 2017. During his time at Loyola, Nicholas served as an editor and contributor to the Loyola Maritime Law Journal, during which time he received the Kean Miller award for Best Comment for his publication. Nicholas also was a member of the Trial Advocacy executive board and competed on two National Trial Advocacy Teams. While in law school, Nicholas interned for the Honorable Jay C. Zainey of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, the Honorable Fredericka Homberg Wicker of the Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal, and the Honorable Tracey Flemings-Davillier of the Orleans Parish Criminal District Court.

 

Areas of Practice

Civil Litigation

Education

J.D., cum laude, 2017, Loyola University
B.A., 2013, Louisiana State University

Bar Admissions

Louisiana State Bar Association
American Bar Association

Publications and Presentations

Expanding Application: The Immediate Need for Revision Of The Seaman’s Manslaughter Act In Light Of The BP DEEPWATER HORIZON Tragedy And United States v. Kaluza, 16 Loy. Mar. L.J. 127 (2017)

Nicholas, a New Orleans native, joined the New Orleans office as an Associate in May 2019. Before joining the firm, Nicholas was an Assistant District Attorney at the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office, where he tried numerous cases before judges and juries. He is admitted to practice in all Louisiana state courts, and is currently a member of the Thomas More Loyola Law School Inn of Court.

Nicholas obtained his B.A. in Political Science from Louisiana State University before graduating from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, cum laude, in May 2017. During his time at Loyola, Nicholas served as an editor and contributor to the Loyola Maritime Law Journal, during which time he received the Kean Miller award for Best Comment for his publication. Nicholas also was a member of the Trial Advocacy executive board and competed on two National Trial Advocacy Teams. While in law school, Nicholas interned for the Honorable Jay C. Zainey of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, the Honorable Fredericka Homberg Wicker of the Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal, and the Honorable Tracey Flemings-Davillier of the Orleans Parish Criminal District Court.