Philip C. Hoffman

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Products Liability Attorney in New Orleans, LA

Landry & Swarr, LLC
 | 1010 Common Street, Suite 2050
New Orleans, LA 70112-2459
Phone: 504-299-1214
Fax: 504-299-1215
Selected to Rising Stars: 2014 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2009
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (90%),
  • Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

Philip C. Hoffman is an attorney at the law firm of Landry & Swarr in New Orleans, Louisiana. Mr. Hoffman devotes his practice entirely to handling mesothelioma cases and serves clients throughout the state of Louisiana. He understands the devastating physical, financial and emotional effects a mesothelioma diagnosis can have, and he is committed to providing fair and just compensation to victims of mesothelioma and their families.

Mr. Hoffman became a licensed attorney in 2009. Over the course of his career, he has settled and litigated cases worth millions of dollars on behalf of victims of mesothelioma, helping obtain compensation for medical expenses, lost wages and other expenses.

One of Mr. Hoffman’s most significant cases occurred in 2012. In this case, he served as lead counsel in a jury trial that lasted two weeks and resulted in a verdict of more than $4 million for the family of an individual who died from mesothelioma.  

Mr. Hoffman and his cases have been recognized in various national magazines. In addition to his practice, he enjoys staying active in his legal community. He belongs to the New Orleans Bar Association, the Louisiana State Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Louisiana Association for Justice and the American Association for Justice.

Mr. Hoffman earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Following undergraduate school, he returned to New Orleans and received his law degree and a civil law certificate from Tulane University Law School. He is admitted to practice in all Louisiana state and federal courts.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - Products (90%)

Class Action/Mass Torts (10%): Asbestos

Focus Areas



top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 6 years

Rising Stars: 2014 - 2019

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About Philip Hoffman

Admitted: 2009, Louisiana

Professional Webpage:


  • Rising Star Super Lawyer, 2014

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Louisiana Association of Justice, Member
  • Louisiana
  • American Association of Justice, Member
  • The American Bar Association, Member
  • New Orleans Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member


  • Oddo v. Asbestos Corp. Ltd., 173 So.3d 1192 (La.App.4 Cir. 2015)

Educational Background:

  • University of Wisconsin in Madison, B.A., 2004
Office Location for Philip C. Hoffman

1010 Common Street
Suite 2050
New Orleans, LA 70112-2459

Phone: 504-299-1214

Fax: 504-299-1215

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Last Updated: 11/19/2018

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