Simone H. Yoder

Simone H. Yoder

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in New Orleans, LA

Mouledoux, Bland, Legrand & Brackett
 | 701 Poydras Street, Suite 4250
New Orleans, LA 70139
Phone: 504-595-3000
Fax: 504-522-2121
Selected to Rising Stars: 2013 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2008
Practice Areas:
  • Workers' Compensation: Employer/Insurance (80%),
  • General Litigation (20%)
Attorney Profile

Associate Simone H. Yoder’s practice focuses on the defense of employers and national insurance carriers for claims arising under Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, Defense Base Act and Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Act. As supported by the peer recognition she has received, including Louisiana Super Lawyers Rising Stars and New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers, Simone has developed a reputation as a skilled attorney in workers’ compensation law. She has successfully argued motions and participated in conferences and hearings before the Department of Labor in both state and longshore matters, and also before District Court Judges throughout Louisiana.

Simone has developed a particular expertise in her practice, which has allowed her to confidently advise her clients and obtain successful resolutions for them. “From the very beginning of my career, I have worked to defend employers and carriers in workers’ compensation matters. I am knowledgeable in this area of the law and enjoy devising a litigation strategy that affords my clients the best opportunity for a favorable outcome. I also enjoy developing relationships with my clients and working with them to achieve desired results.”

Prior to joining Mouledoux, Bland, Legrand and Brackett, Simone practiced at a private defense law firm for more than five years. She is admitted to practice in all Louisiana State District Courts, Courts of Appeal and the Louisiana Supreme Court.

About Simone Yoder

Admitted: 2008, Louisiana

Professional Webpage: https://mblb.com/attorney/simone-h-yoder/

Honors/Awards:

  • New Orleans Magazine Top Lawyers – Workers’ Compensation Law (2015-2017)

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Women’s International Shipping and Trade Association, Member
  • DOL-Joint Bar Association, Member
  • New Orleans Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Presenter, “Medicare Set Asides,” ABA Workers’ Compensation Midwinter Seminar and Conference (March 2016)

Educational Background:

  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law Summer Legal Studies Program, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Rhodes College, Dean’s List (B.A., 2003)
  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, Student Bar Association Class Representative (J.D., 2008)
Office Location for Simone H. Yoder

701 Poydras Street
Suite 4250
New Orleans, LA 70139

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Last Updated: 9/19/2018

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