Traumatic Brain Injuries

Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) can be caused by many things. Accidents, stroke or exposures to chemicals are all things that can cause them. So what exactly is a TBI? It is anything that injures brain cells. Unlike other physical injuries, damage to the brain isn’t easy to see. Symptoms may take weeks to appear and […] Learn more...

Protecting Clients From Unsafe Products

From the moment we wake up every morning, we use products that were made by someone else. We go about our day with complete faith that the products we, and our children, use are fully functioning and safe. But what happens when that product fails us? Unfortunately, defective products fall through the cracks and make […] Learn more...

MARITIME WORKERS: KNOW YOUR RIGHTS

deGravelles & Palmintier Is the Voice of Maritime Employees in Louisiana

It would be an understatement to say that the country depends on Louisiana’s maritime workers. Our deepwater ports between Baton Rouge and New Orleans are among the largest in the U.S., and 80 percent of the country’s offshore oil and gas resources come through Louisiana. The tens of thousands of maritime employees in water transportation, […] Learn more...

Lawsuits Filed Regarding the Rights of Vulnerable Citizens

Josh Palmintier filed a suit in 2014 against St. Tammany Parish Sheriff Jack Strain, the jail and jail employees claiming wrongful death of mother, Treshon Cousin. Cousin hung herself with a telephone cord in a holding cell three days after being arrested for an attachment warrant. Learn more...