Alan J. Yacoubian

Alan J. Yacoubian

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in New Orleans, LA

Johnson Yacoubian & Paysse
 | 701 Poydras Street, Suite 4700
New Orleans, LA 70139-7708
Phone: 504-528-3001
Fax: 504-528-3030
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2018 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1985
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Defense (20%),
  • Insurance Coverage (20%),
  • Workers' Compensation: Employer/Insurance (20%),
  • Transportation/Maritime (20%),
  • Class Action/Mass Torts: Defense (10%),
  • General Litigation (10%)
Attorney Profile

Mr. Yacoubian is an AV-rated managing partner in the New Orleans law firm of Johnson, Yacoubian & Paysse where he specializes in automobile liability defense, class action litigation, contracts law, insurance coverage and defense litigation, personal injury law and transportation law. Mr. Yacoubian graduated with honors from Tulane Law School in 1985. He is a member of the American Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Defense Research Institute, Federal Bar Association, International Association of Defense Counsel, Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel, Louisiana Association of Self Insured Employers, Louisiana Organization for Judicial Excellence, Louisiana State Bar Association, New Orleans Bar Association, New Orleans Chamber of Commerce, Louisiana Association of Self Insured Employers, Risk and Insurance Management Society, Inc., and the New Orleans Claims Association.

 

Mr. Yacoubian has served on the Board of Directors of the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel and the Board of Directors of the Bureau of Governmental Research. He currently serves as a member of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry’s Liability Task Force and Labor Management Relations Council and is a fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation and serves on its Kid’s Chance Committee. Mr. Yacoubian also serves as the Louisiana Restaurant Association’s General Counsel – Business and Governmental Affairs. Mr. Yacoubian also acts as General Counsel for Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana, Inc. and serves on its Board of Directors. Mr. Yacoubian previously served on the Louisiana State Bar Association’s Workers’ Compensation Committee and Legislative Committee and currently serves as a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association’s Professionalism and Quality of Life Committee. Mr. Yacoubian is a member of the Louisiana State Bar Association’s Sections on Civil Law and Litigation, Labor and Employment Law, Fidelity, Surety & Construction Law, Insurance, Negligence, Compensation and Admiralty Law, and Sole Practitioners and Small Firms.

 

Mr. Yacoubian speaks regularly at various legal and trade seminars and has written numerous articles on various trade and legal topics including corporate law, employment law, ethics, hospitality law, insurance law, personal injury law, professionalism and workers’ compensation law.

 

 

About Alan Yacoubian

Admitted: 1985, Louisiana

Professional Webpage: http://jyplawfirm.com/attorney/alan-j-yacoubian/

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • 1985, Louisiana; United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana; United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana; United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana; United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals; and United States Supreme Court  

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Member - Board of Directors Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana (1990-2015). Member - Louisiana State Bar Association (Committee on the Professionalism and Quality of Life) Member - Bureau of Governmental Research (Member, Board of Directors; Chairman, Excellence in Government Awards Committee - 2010-2016)

Transactions:

  • Mr. Yacoubian and his team of lawyers has successfully handled numerous transactional matters including the purchase of a manufacturing company in 2016, the purchase of a restaurant franchise in 2015, the sale of transportation company in 2010 and the acquisition of a lumber company in 2016.

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • 1. Appointed to serve as Special Assistant Attorney General for the State of Louisiana (1990-Present).  2. Appointed to serve as General Counsel for the Louisiana Restaurant Association (2005-Present). 3. Appointed to serve as General Counsel for Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana (2003-Present).

Industry Groups

  • Louisiana Restaurant Association; Louisiana Nursing Home Association; Louisiana Association Of Busin
Office Location for Alan J. Yacoubian

701 Poydras Street
Suite 4700
New Orleans, LA 70139-7708

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Last Updated: 9/19/2018

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