LPWSL

NEW ORLEANS, LA
(504) 834-6500

ST. LOUIS, MO
(314) 854-1357

 


LEE M. PEACOCKE
Associate


lpeacocke@lpwsl.com
Phone (504) 834-6500
Fax (504) 834-6565

Main Practice Areas:
Admiralty and Maritime
General Casualty Litigation
Trucking and Transportation

Education:
Carleton College
(B.A., 1982)
University of Mississippi School of Law
(J.D., 1986)

 

Lee Peacocke has been in private practice since 1986 and joined the firm in 2002. The focus of his practice is maritime defense litigation, with particular emphasis on personal injury and contractual liability matters. He also has significant experience in trucking and transportation litigation, automobile liability litigation, general casualty litigation, and insurance coverage involving homeowners insurance.

Mr. Peacocke has handled numerous cases involving personal injury and marine casualties. He has defended insurers in numerous cases involving homeowners claims arising out of major hurricanes. He has a long and successful history of both judge and jury trials in state and federal courts.

Mr. Peacocke graduated from Carleton College in 1982. He then graduated from the University of Mississippi School of Law in 1986, where he served on the Moot Court Board as Chairman of the Appellate Division and then Vice Chairman of the Memorandum Division. Before moving to Louisiana, he was admitted to practice law in Mississippi.

Admitted Courts:
Mississippi State Courts – 1986
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit – 1986
U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi – 1986
Louisiana State Courts – 1987
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana – 1987
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama – 1988
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana – 1988
U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana – 1989

Bar Admissions:
Mississippi – 1986
Louisiana – 1987

Organizations:
Louisiana State Bar Association; Mississippi Bar Association; American Bar Association