Mr. DeRojas is a bilingual Hispanic-American, with extensive experience in litigating personal injury disputes in state and federal courts throughout Louisiana. Since 1991 he has maintained a diversified insurance defense practice that includes personal injury, premises liability, automobile liability, pharmacy malpractice, products liability, homeowners and workers compensation. He has lectured at CLE seminars and is a Lorman Distinguished Faculty Member. He has also given numerous client educational seminars. Prior to joining the firm he maintained a general practice which also included family law, bankruptcy, estate planning, successions, business organizations and real estate transactions. He has tried numerous cases in Southeast Louisiana courts. Mr. DeRojas has received Martindale Hubbell’s highest rating of “AV”.
Mr. DeRojas is also a mediator on the panel of Perry Dampf Dispute Solutions, a statewide mediation firm with its main office located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. If you would like to schedule mediation with Mr. DeRojas, please call (225) 389-9899.
B.A., University of New Orleans, 1984
J.D., Loyola University School of Law, 1987
College of Trial Advocacy at Hastings College of the Law, 1988
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
United States Supreme Court
Louisiana Bar Association
Hispanic National Bar Association
Hispanic Lawyers Association of Louisiana (Treasurer)
The Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
Louisiana Bar Association Minority Involvement Section