Roger Javier

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Civil Litigation Attorney in New Orleans, LA

The Javier Law Firm
 | 1340 Poydras St, Suite 2100
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: 504-599-8570
Fax: 504-599-8579
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2021
Licensed Since: 1999
Practice Areas:
  • Civil Litigation: Defense (30%),
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (20%),
  • Business/Corporate (10%),
  • Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Employment Litigation: Defense (10%),
  • Insurance Coverage (10%),
  • Workers' Compensation: Employer/Insurance (10%)
    Attorney Profile

    An experienced attorney with The Javier Law Firm, Roger Javier represents clients in New Orleans, Louisiana, in matters of civil litigation. An experienced attorney, he handles the following legal matters: business and corporate law, employment litigation defense, alternative dispute resolution, employer insurance and workers’ compensation. Named one of America’s Top 100 Civil Defense Litigators in 2018, he is certified by the Southern Region Minority Supplier Development Council as a Minority Business Enterprise.

    In 1993, Mr. Javier graduated from Emory University with an undergraduate degree in psychology and business administration. He then attended Loyola University New Orleans and graduated with his Juris Doctor in 1998. In 2019 he finished the Program on Negotiation, Advanced Mediation from Harvard Law School.

    He is admitted to practice in both Louisiana and Texas, and is a member of the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel and the Louisiana State Bar Association. AM Best Company included him in their Recommended Insurance Attorneys, and his clients include the following high-profile names: Uber Technologies Inc, Wendy’s International, Fresenius Medical Care, the city of New Orleans, Marriott Hotels, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Pie Insurance, McDonald’s and Sherwin-Williams.

    At Howard University School of Law, he is an adjunct professor who teaches mediation, and his mediated cases have a 94% successful settlement rate. For his high ethical standards and long list of successful results, he holds the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell. The Louisiana Supreme Court has appointed him a judge pro tempore to preside over civil trials and motions.

    * 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
    • 30%Civil Litigation: Defense
    • 20%Alternative Dispute Resolution
    • 10%Business/Corporate
    • 10%Civil Litigation: Plaintiff
    • 10%Employment Litigation: Defense
    • 10%Insurance Coverage
    • 10%Other
    Focus Areas

    Mediation, Business Formation and Planning, Employment Law - Employer


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    Super Lawyers: 2021

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    About Roger Javier

    Admitted: 1999, Louisiana

    Professional Webpage:


    • AM Best, Best's Recommended Insurance Attorneys, 1998
    • Moot Court Board Member, Moot Court Semi-finalist, a Moot Court Teaching Assistant, Loyola University Law School
    • America's Top 100 Civil Defense Litigators, 2018
    • National Association of Distinguished Counsel, 2019
    • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2018
    • Super Lawyers Nomination, 2021
    • AV Rating, Martindale Hubbell, 2014

    Special Licenses/Certifications:

    • Certified as MBE (Minority Business Enterprise) through the Louisiana Supplier Minority Diversity Council, 2020

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Louisiana
    • Member, Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
    • Member, Louisiana State Bar Association
    • Texas
    • Member, St. Thomas More Inns of Court

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • CLE speaker on workers' compensation and general liability
    • CLE Lecturer, CLE Provider, Provided CLE training on mediation topics, 2020
    • Teacher, Adjunct Faculty, Faculty Member, Howard University School of Law, Psychology of Mediation, 2019

    Representative Clients:

    • Advance Stores, Inc., City of New Orleans, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Fresenius Medical Care, Guard Insurance Company, Manpower, Inc., Marriott Hotels, McDonald’s Corporation, Michael’s Stores, Pie Insurance Company, Remington Hotels, Republic Services, SCI, Inc., Sherwin Williams, Uber Technologies, Inc., Wendy’s International, Whole Foods Market, Inc., Yum! Brands, Inc., 2020
    • represents many Fortune 500 companies in areas of practice

    Other Outstanding Achievements:

    • Judge Pro Tempore, Appointed by the Louisiana Supreme Court to preside over civil motions and trials, 2020
    • Judge Pro Tempore, Appointed by the Louisiana Supreme Court to preside over civil motions and trials, 2019
    • Mediator, MAPS, Metairie, LA, 96% of the cases mediated have resulted in settlements. Mr. Javier also maintains a 100% resolution rate via zoom mediations, 2018

    Educational Background:

    • Harvard University Law School, Program on Negotiation, Advanced Mediation, 2019
    • Emory University, Major: Business Administration with a minor in Psychology, 1993
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    Office Location for Roger Javier

    1340 Poydras St
    Suite 2100
    New Orleans, LA 70112

    Phone: 504-599-8570

    Fax: 504-599-8579

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