G. Beauregard Gelpi

Attorney G. Beauregard Gelpi

CONCENTRATION: Admiralty Law; Carriage of Goods by Sea; Jones Act; Marine Insurance Defense; Maritime Personal Injury; Insurance Defense Law; Personal Injury Law.

Born New Orleans, Louisiana, 1961; admitted to bar, 1987, Louisiana. Education: Jesuit High School (1980); University of Virginia (B.A., 1984); Tulane University (J.D. 1987). Member: Louisiana State Bar Association; Maritime Law Association of the United States (Chair, Inland Waters and Towing, 2003-2008).

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SELECTED CASES:

Crawford v. BP Corp. N. Am. Inc., 2015 A.M.C. 1119, 2015 WL 1190123 (E.D. La. 2015); Danos & Curole Marine Contractors, Inc. v. BP Am. Prod. Co., 61 F.Supp.3d (S.D. Tex. 2014); Poolson v. Malley Repairs, Inc., No. CIV.A. 09-7105, 2011 WL 6000873 (E.D. La. Nov. 30, 2011); Ambraco, Inc. v. M/V PROJECT EUROPA, 2003 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 19249 (E.D. La. Oct. 28, 2003) aff'd, 119 Fed. Appx. 676, 2005 U.S. App. LEXIS 966, 2005 WL 102994 (5th Cir. 2005); Garcia v. Bureau Veritas Quality Intern. (North America) Inc., 774 So.2d 999 (La.App. 4th Cir. 10/4/00); In re Cudd Pressure Control, Inc., 109 F.Supp.2d 486 (E.D.La. 2000); Selico v. Intercontinental Bulktank Corp., 733 So.2d 1240 (La.App. 4th Cir. 5/12/99); Ford v. Pennzoil, 974 F.Supp. 559 (E.D.La. 1997); Guevara v. Maritime Overseas Corp., 59 F.3d 1496 (5th Cir. 1995); Couch v. Cro-Marine Transport, Inc., 44 F.3d 319 (5th Cir. 1995); Sea-Land Service, Inc. v. Crescent Towing & Salvage Co., Inc., 42 F.3d 960 (5th Cir. 1995); Brunet v. United Gas Pipeline Co., 15 F.3d 500 (5th Cir. 1994); Youn v. Maritime Overseas Corp., 623 So.2d 1257 (La. 1993); Kennedy v. Gulf Crews, Inc., 750 F.Supp. 214 (W.D.La. 1990); Nicor Supply Ships Associates v. General Motors Corp., 876 F.2d 501 (5th Cir. 1989).


Contact

Office Phone: (504) 525-2141
Direct Line: (504) 293-1620
E-Mail: bgelpi@wb-lalaw.com
Home Phone: (985) 626-1171
Cell Phone: (504) 450-1410

G. Beauregard Gelpi
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