Accomplished Shreveport Lawyer With Over 45 Years Of Experience

J. Ransdell Keene

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Practice Areas:

  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Family Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Social Security Disability
  • Workers' Compensation

Biography

Practicing law for more than 40 years, J. Ransdell Keene is a trusted legal ally for clients throughout the Shreveport area and across Louisiana. As a former U.S. Attorney, Mr. Keene has a broad perspective on the law. He has a proven record of success handling cases in the areas of personal injury, family law, criminal law, estate planning, tax law and SSDI.

Education

  • Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1972
    • Honors: Moot Court
  • University of Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, Louisiana
    • B.A. - 1969
    • Honors: cum laude

Bar Admission

  • Louisiana, 1972
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1975
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 1972

Representative Cases

  • Davis v. A.G. Edwards and Sons, Inc., 823 F.2d 105, 1987, C.A.5 (La.), 1987088238
  • Latham v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., 896 F.2d 979, 1990, C.A.5 (La.), 1990046692

Past Positions

  • U.S. Attorney, U.S. Justice Department, 1978 to 1981

Professional Associations

  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member, 1981 to 1991
  • Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1972 to 1991
  • Louisiana Bar Association, Member, 1972 to 1991
  • U.S. Fifth Circuit Bar Association, Member, 1975 to 1991

Current Employment Position

  • Partner, 1987