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Katy Caraway

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Health Care Attorney in New Orleans, LA

Caraway LeBlanc
3936 Bienville St
New Orleans, LA 70119
Phone: 504-684-2596
Fax: 504-566-1915
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2016, 2019 - 2022
Licensed in Louisiana Since: 1992
Practice Areas: Health Care, General Litigation, Personal Injury - General: Defense, Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

One of the founding members of Caraway LeBlanc, LLC, attorney Katy Caraway focuses her practice primarily on health care law, representing medical professionals and organizations in medical malpractice cases throughout the metropolitan area of New Orleans, Louisiana. She also represents individuals, businesses and government agencies in litigation and provides advice and assistance with risk management matters.

Although Ms. Caraway's years of success speak for themselves, she has also received notable honors. For example, she is AV Preeminent* peer-review rated, the highest rating, through Martindale-Hubbell. This distinction reflects her high ethical standards, commitment to clients and professional excellence. In addition, New Orleans CityBusiness has named her one of the Top 50 New Orleans Attorneys.

Ms. Caraway graduated from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in the top 25% of her class and began practicing law in Louisiana in 1992. Before she became a lawyer, she earned her undergraduate degree from Tulane University and spent 10 years working in radio as a reporter and talk show host. She still contributes to media and local radio occasionally.

Health care and her community are important to Ms. Caraway. She has spoken on legal and ethical matters at seminars for health care professionals and legal professionals, and she is a member of the Louisiana Hospital Association, the Louisiana Bar Association and the Defense Research Institute. Ms. Caraway is on the board of directors of an assisted living facility serving people living with HIV/AIDS.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 60%Health Care
  • 20%General Litigation
  • 10%Personal Injury - General: Defense
  • 10%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Medical Malpractice


8 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2016, 2019 - 2022

About Katy Caraway

First Admitted: 1992

Professional Webpage:


  • , Top 50 New Orleans Attorneys by CityBusiness
  • , One of Louisiana’s Super Lawyers
  • , Top Lawyer by New Orleans Magazine
  • , AV Rated
  • , Top 25% of her class in 1991, Loyola Law School

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Board of Directors of Belle Reve
  • Loyola Law School, Moot Court Teaching Assistant

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Member, Louisiana Hospital Association
  • Member, Defense Research Institute
  • Member, Louisiana Bar Association

Educational Background

  • Tulane University, B.A. in Communications
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Office Location for Katy Caraway

3936 Bienville St
New Orleans, LA 70119

Phone: 504-684-2596

Fax: 504-566-1915

Last Updated: 4/21/2021

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