Attorney Kara Hadican Samuels dedicates her practice to helping those who have been injured through the negligence of others. She has handled many types of complex cases, including high-profile medical malpractice claims, appeals, traffic accident litigation, product liability cases and insurance disputes. Throughout her career, she has placed a special emphasis on representing injured children and families. With her law firm, Kara Hadican Samuels & Associates, LLC, she represents clients in New Orleans and surrounding areas of Louisiana.
Born in Missouri, Ms. Hadican Samuels moved to New Orleans to attend Loyola University New Orleans, where she graduated cum laude. She went on to earn her law degree at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, where she also graduated with honors. At law school, she was a member of both the law review and moot court. She also received special recognition for her work with a university law clinic after she helped a client to win a post-conviction relief hearing on constitutional grounds.
In addition to her law practice, Ms. Hadican Samuels is active in a number of professional organizations. She currently serves on the board of governors for the Louisiana Association for Justice and she is an active member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, the New Orleans Bar Association and the American Association for Justice, among others.
On at least two occasions, Ms. Hadican has been appointed by the court as class counsel in complex litigation. In 2012, she was appointed by Louisiana's governor to serve on a panel devoted to medical issues. She has also helped to prosecute housing discrimination matters on behalf of the Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center.
Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2017 Rising Stars: 2014
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New Orleans, LA 70112
Last Updated: 12/17/2014