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Lewis O. Unglesby

Lewis O. Unglesby, American lawyer. Bar: Louisiana 1974, United States District Court (eastern, middle, and we districts) Louisiana 1974, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1974, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980; board certified criminal and civil trial advisory National Board Trial Advocacy.

Background

  • Unglesby, Lewis O. was born on July 6, 1949 in New Orleans. Son of Lewis Huber and Mary Jane (Holloway) University.

  • Education

    • University of Mississippi (Bachelor of Arts, 1971). Louisiana State University (Juris Doctor, 1974).

    Career

    • Laing vs. American Honda Motor Company, Inc., 628 So.2d 196 (La.App. 2 Cir., Dec 1, 1993) (No. 25, 159-California); Youn vs. Maritime Overseas Corporation, 623 So.2d 1257, Rehearing Denied (La., Sep 3, 1993) (No. 92-C-3017); State vs. Hankerson, 604 So.2d 1330 (La.App. 1 Cir., May 22, 1992) (No. KA 91 0479); Matter of Cecos Intern., Inc. ("Cecos") Livingston Facility Permit Application No. LAD00618298, 574 So.2d 385 (La.App. 1 Cir., Nov 29, 1990) (No. California 90 1189); Wisner vs. Illinois Cent. Gulf R.R., 537 So.2d 740 (La.App. 1 Cir., Dec 20, 1988) (No. California 87 1401); State vs. Lintzen, 541 So.2d 197 (La.App. 3 Cir., July 19, 1988) (No. K88-760); State vs. Sheehan, 515 So.2d 670 (La.ASpp. 3 Cir., Nov 4, 1987) (No. CR87-356); State vs. Patch, 470 So.2d 585 (La.App. 1 Cir., May 29, 1985) (No. 84-KA-1252); State vs. Clark, 442 So.2d 1129 (La., Nov 28, 1983) (No. 83-KK-1607); State vs. Gonday, 442 So.2d 703 (La.App. 1 Cir., Nov 22, 1983) (No. 83 KA 0379); State vs. Krause, 405 So.2d 832 (La., Sept 28, 1981) (No. 81-K-0877);State vs. Lewis, 385 So.2d 226 (La., Jun 23, 1980) (No. 66720, 66977); State vs. Boneventure, 374 So.2d 1238 (La., Sep 4, 1979) (No. 64131); State vs. Martin, 377 So.2d 259 (La., May 21, 1979) (No. 63303); State vs. Graham, 360 So.2d 853 (La., Ju 19, 1978) (No. 61540); State vs. Miller, 319 So.2d 339 (La., Sep 5, 1975) (No. 56034); United States. vs. Denison, 663 F.2 611, 65 A.L.R.Fed. 165 (5th Cir.(La.), Dec 11, 1981 (No. 81-3189); Villar vs. Wilco Truck Rentals, 627 F.Supp. 389 (M.D.La., Jan 6, 1986) (No. Civ. A. 83-111-B); Blanton vs. Blackburn, 494 F.Supp. 895 (M.D.La., Jul 29, 1980) (No. Civ. 78-467-B). Worked at Unglesby & Koch (Baton Rouge, LA) specializing in Criminal Defense and General Civil Trial and Appellate Practice in State and Federal Courts. Personal Injury and Family Law, Products Liability and Environmental Torts. Admitted to the bar, 1974, Louisiana, United States.

      District Court, Middle, Eastern and Western Districts of Louisiana, United States. Supreme Court and United States. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit.

      Member, Governor's Commission on Pardon, Parole and Rehabilitation, 1978-1979. Outstanding Young Men in America, 1981-1982. Speaker: The Association of Trial Lawyers of America: The Plaintiff's Toxic Tort Case, May 3, 1990.

      Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association: Defense of Criminal Cases, May 19, 1989. "Cross Examination," 1994. "Update on Toxic Torts," 1992.

      Louisiana State Bar Association, "Self Defense," 1994. Louisiana District Judges Conference: The Louisiana Forfeiture Law, Spring Judges Conference, 1990. Law Education Institute: Closing Argument in Civil Cases, January 26-29, 1991.

      Defense of Sex Crimes, January 5, 1992. Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers: Examples of Closing Argument, December 1, 1990. National Education Network: "Winning in Court," 1993.

      Special Counsel, Louisiana State Senate, 1991-1993. Member: Louisiana State (Member, House of Delegates, 1978-1986) Bar Association. Baton Rouge Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (President, 1981-1982).

      National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors, 1983-1993.

      Editor, Criminal Law Section Trial Brief, 1988—). Fellow, American Board of Criminal Lawyers. Certified Criminal Trial Advocacy by National Board of Trial Advocacy.

      Since its establishment in 1974 by Lewis O. Unglesby, the firm has represented a variety of clients ranging from governmental entities to individuals to criminal and plaintiff's personal injury throughout the state of Louisiana. The firm is very well known in the area and has a reputation for handling high profile litigation. The firm is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers under Criminal Trial Practice and Product Liability Law.

    Membership

    Member, Governor's Commission on Pardon, Parole and Rehabilitation, 1978-1979. Outstanding Young Men in America, 1981-1982. Speaker: The Association of Trial Lawyers of America: The Plaintiff's Toxic Tort Case, May 3, 1990.

    Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association: Defense of Criminal Cases, May 19, 1989. "Cross Examination," 1994. "Update on Toxic Torts," 1992.

    Louisiana State Bar Association, "Self Defense," 1994. Louisiana District Judges Conference: The Louisiana Forfeiture Law, Spring Judges Conference, 1990. Law Education Institute: Closing Argument in Civil Cases, January 26-29, 1991.

    Defense of Sex Crimes, January 5, 1992. Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers: Examples of Closing Argument, December 1, 1990. National Education Network: "Winning in Court," 1993.

    Special Counsel, Louisiana State Senate, 1991-1993. Member: Louisiana State (Member, House of Delegates, 1978-1986) Bar Association. Baton Rouge Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (President, 1981-1982).

    National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors, 1983-1993.

    Editor, Criminal Law Section Trial Brief, 1988—). Fellow, American Board of Criminal Lawyers. Certified Criminal Trial Advocacy by National Board of Trial Advocacy.

    Fellow, American Board of Criminal Lawyers. Certified Criminal Trial Advocacy by National Board of Trial Advocacy.

    Connections

    • Married Gail Hoy, August 15, 1970. Children: Lewis, Lance, Blake.
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    Born July 6, 1949
    (age 68)