LPWSL

NEW ORLEANS, LA
(504) 834-6500

ST. LOUIS, MO
(314) 854-1357

 


ANGIE ARCENEAUX AKERS
Partner


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

Main Practice Areas:
Insurance
Class Action / Complex Litigation
General Casualty Litigation
Fire Litigation

Education:
Spring Hill College
(B.S., 1997)
Tulane University Law School
(J.D., 2000)

 

Angie Akers joined the firm in 2001 and became a partner in 2007. The focus of her practice is insurance coverage and coverage litigation involving marine insurance, general liability insurance, commercial property insurance, farmowners insurance, and homeowners insurance. She has significant experience in class action litigation, automobile liability litigation, and general casualty litigation.

Ms. Akers has handled numerous cases involving personal injury and death, property damage, and fire litigation. She has defended insurers in hundreds of cases involving commercial property and homeowners claims arising out of major hurricanes, including complex mass joinder and class action litigation. She has significant experience litigating complex multi-party lawsuits.

Ms. Akers graduated summa cum laude from Spring Hill College in 1997, where she was awarded both the Brady Award and the McClain Essay Award for distinguished writing. She then graduated from Tulane University Law School in 2000. While in law school, she served as a law clerk for the Honorable Judge Robert Klees of the Louisiana Court of Appeal for the Fourth Circuit.

Admitted Courts:
Louisiana State Courts – 2000
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana – 2002
U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana – 2005
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana – 2007
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit – 2007

Bar Admissions:
Louisiana – 2000

Organizations:
Louisiana State Bar Association; American Bar Association