Vincent P. Scallan
Top rated personal injury attorney in New Orleans, LouisianaVincent P. Scallan Law, LLC
Practice Areas: Personal injury, DUI-DWI, Workers' compensation; view more
Licensed in Louisiana since: 2010
As the founder of Vincent P. Scallan Law, LLC, Vincent Piazza Scallan advocates for people in the New Orleans metropolitan area, including Jefferson, St. Bernard, St. Tammany, St. Charles and St. John the Baptist parishes. Mr. Scallan commits his practice to handling cases that involve personal injury, criminal defense, DWI defense, family law, employment litigation and workers’ compensation.
After receiving a Bachelor of Science in management from Louisiana State University in 2006, Mr. Scallan went on to earn his Juris Doctor from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University.
For years, Mr. Scallan has successfully litigated on behalf of his clients. He understands that whether he is representing a family in a child custody battle, fighting for compensation after a workplace injury, or resolving a business dispute, there is a need for precision and professionalism. As an attorney with extensive experience handling a variety of legal issues, Mr. Scallan gives each client personalized attention in order to build the strongest case possible.
Mr. Scallan treats his clients with respect and dignity throughout the course of every case, which has proven to be successful in the courtroom. After a local parish failed to turn on the pumps during Hurricane Katrina, Mr. Scallan and a team of trial lawyers represented the residents of the area in a class-action lawsuit involving around 30,000 properties that were allegedly damaged during the resultant flooding. He also secured a $400,000 settlement in a personal injury claim against a local supermarket.
Mr. Scallan is a member of the Louisiana Association for Justice, and the American Bar Association.
Practice areasPersonal injury - general: plaintiff, Criminal defense: DUI/DWI, Workers' compensation: claimant
Animal bites, Motor vehicle accidents, Personal injury - plaintiff, Slip and fall, Wrongful death, Brain injury, Trucking accidents, Premises liability - plaintiff, DUI/DWI
- 80% Personal injury - general: plaintiff
- 10% Criminal defense: DUI/DWI
- 10% Workers' compensation: claimant
First Admitted: 2010, Louisiana
Professional Webpage: https://www.vpscallanlaw.com
- Member, Louisiana Association for Justice
- Louisiana State University, B.S. in Management, 2006
- Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center, J.D. B.D.C.L.
- $700,000.00 settlement in just two years for auto accident in Metairie, LA., 2016
- $5,000,000.00 for traumatic brain injury with the assistance of Co-Counsel, 2019
- $400,000 Settlement, Personal Injury Claim against a Local Supermarket
- 1.15 Million Dollar Settlement for Auto accident in February 2015. Insurance Company originally offered 0 dollars., 2018
- $375,000 settlement for auto accident in New Orleans, LA., 2015
Office location for Vincent P. Scallan
1515 Poydras Street, Suite 1825
New Orleans, LA 70112
- Super Lawyers: 2023
- Rising Stars: 2014 - 2020
See legal Q & A provided by Vincent P. Scallan
Q: What are the top 5 things I should do after a car accident in Louisiana?A: The aftermath of a car accident can feel chaotic. Here are some important things to do to protect yourself after a motor vehicle accident in …
Q: What types of workers’ compensation benefits are available in Louisiana?A: First and foremost, Louisiana law says that you cannot be fired for filing a workers’ compensation claim. This is very important. Also, your … See all answers by Vincent Scallan