Jed M. Mestayer

Jed M. Mestayer joined the firm in 2005 after serving as a law clerk to the Honorable Richard T. Haik of the United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana. Jed practices in the areas of Admiralty & Maritime, Business and Commercial Law, Environmental and Toxic Torts, and Aviation Litigation.

Education Background
  • Louisiana State University, E. J. Ourso College of Business, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Summa Cum Laude, 2000
  • Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Juris Doctor and Bachelor of Civil Law, 2004
Professional Memberships
  • Lafayette Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • John M. Duhe, Jr. American Inn of Court
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
Community Organizations
  • Solace, Homeless Experience Legal Protection (HELP)
  • Program and Lafayette Volunteer Lawyers.
Achievements
  • Listed as a Rising Star in the 2013 & 2014 editions of Louisiana Super Lawyers.
Personal Life

Outside work, Jed enjoys spending time with his family and friends. He is married to Emily Harris Mestayer, and has three children: Madison, Matthew and Michael Mestayer.