The Jernigan Law Firm

Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Prevention, Business Law, Personal Injury throughout Southeast Louisiana

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Firm Overview

Highest rating possible ("AV") by the independent rating firm of Martindale-Hubbell. Voted as one of areas "Best Bankruptcy Lawyers". Mr. Jernigan has practiced in the areas of Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Prevention, and Personal Injury for over 30 years. He represents individual debtors, as well as corporate debtors. He is currently an Adjunct Professor of Business Law at Tulane University.

You can often repair your credit faster through Bankruptcy. Our clients have filed for Bankruptcy and purchased homes within only one year. There are Many wrong ideas out there about the process. You need to know your rights and the protections that Bankruptcy will provide. Come in for your FREE consultation today.

Due to overwhelming demand, this firm represents clients who have suffered personal injuries. Some lawyers who advertise heavily operate on volume, settle cases for less and charge clients more. Our firm may take a little longer to settle your case, but we get the top dollar possible and charge you less than many other lawyers. Why not get the most that you can?

After hours and weekend appointments are available. Just ask! We know you are busy. If it better suits your schedule, ask for an evening or weekend appointment.
Main Office

The Jernigan Law Firm
829 Baronne Street
New Orleans  LA  70113

Phone
  • (504) 581-9322
Fax
  • (866) 703-7621

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

FREE consultation with an attorney, not a paralegal.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Most cases are fixed fee cases so you know exactly how much your out-of-pocket will cost up front.

Hourly Rates

It depends upon the nature of the case.

Office Information

Office Hours

Monday through Friday, 9:00 - 5:00 and as needed. Night and weekend appointments available.

Office Manager

Susan Kelly

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

English and Spanish

Bankruptcy
Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Prevention, Business Law, Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice throughout Southeast Louisiana
Highest rating possible ("AV") by the independent rating firm of Martindale-Hubbell. Voted as one of areas "Best Bankruptcy Lawyers". Mr. Jernigan has practiced in the areas of Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Prevention and Personal Injury for over 30 years. He represents individual debtors, as well as corporate debtors. He is currently an Adjunct Professor of Business Law at Tulane University.

You can often repair your credit faster through Bankruptcy. Our clients have filed for Bankruptcy and purchased homes within only one year. There are many wrong ideas out there about the process. You need to know your rights and the protections that Bankruptcy will provide. Come in for your FREE consultation today.

Due to overwhelming demand, this firm represents clients who have suffered personal injuries. Some lawyers who advertise heavily operate on volume, settle cases for less and charge clients more. Our firm may take a little longer to settle your case, but we get the top dollar possible and charge you less than many other lawyers. Why not get the most that you can?

Is your firm willing to help a client with one discrete part of a case, without taking on the whole case?

We pride ourselves in catering to our client's diverse needs.

What are your policies about dividing work within the firm to make the process most cost-effective for the client?

We do everything we can to keep it as affordable as possible for our clients in need.

How frequently does your firm use mediation, arbitration, or collaborative law to resolve cases?

We do everything we can, but only if it is in our client's best interest.

Does your firm provide pro bono legal services or otherwise participate in your community?

Yes.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Our personalized service and attention to our clients. We strive not to be a high-volume firm so we are able to do just that.

After hours and weekend appointments are available. Just ask! We know you are busy. If it better suits your schedule, ask for an evening or weekend appointment.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

We love clients who are well versed in the law.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

It is our position that we give advice, but the client controls the case.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

It depends on the case. Some cases are too complex; others are not.

Jack Jernigan

Highest rating possible ("AV") by the independent rating firm of Martindale-Hubbell. Voted as one of areas "Best Bankruptcy Lawyers". Mr. Jernigan has practiced in the areas of Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Prevention, and Personal Injury for over 30 years. He represents individual debtors, as well as corporate debtors. He is currently an Adjunct Professor of Business Law at Tulane University.

You can often repair your credit faster through Bankruptcy. Our clients have filed for Bankruptcy and purchased homes within only one year. There are Many wrong ideas out there about the process. You need to know your rights and the protections that Bankruptcy will provide. Come in for your FREE consultation today.

Due to overwhelming demand, this firm represents clients who have suffered personal injuries. Some lawyers who advertise heavily operate on volume, settle cases for less and charge clients more. Our firm may take a little longer to settle your case, but we get the top dollar possible and charge you less than many other lawyers. Why not get the most that you can?

After hours and weekend appointments are available. Just ask! We know you are busy. If it better suits your schedule, ask for an evening or weekend appointment.
License
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    Louisiana , 1984

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