Robert E. Torian

Robert Edwin Torian joined the firm in 1989. His areas of practice include Insurance Agents and Brokers Liability, Insurance Coverage, Professional Liability and Commercial Litigation. Mr. Torian finds gratification in the challenge presented by the analysis of contract interpretation, which requires thorough research and data representation. He is staunch in protecting the interests of all of his business clients, and finds fulfillment in the peace of mind he brings them, knowing that he acts as their problem-solver. He is often contacted with questions regarding cases he has argued in court, which get cited as examples for insurance law and broker liability.

  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Bachelor of Science, 1984
  • Tulane University, Juris Doctor, 1987
Professional Memberships
  • Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
  • Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Lafayette Bar Association
  • Former member of the House of Delegates of the Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Past President and former Board Member of the Lafayette Young Lawyers   Association
  • Former Board Member of the Lafayette Bar Association
  • Former President of the John M. Duhé Jr., American Inn of Court
  • Former member of the American Inn of Court of Acadiana
  • Former Chairman, Bridging the Gap Committee for the Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Member, Legal Malpractice Insurance Committee for the Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rated Lawyer of Distinguished 4.4 out of 5 as of 2014
  • Leadership Lafayette, Class XVIII
  • Past Chairman of the Board, United Way of Acadiana
Personal Life

Mr. Torian has been married for over 25 years and has three children. In his free time he enjoys outdoor activities, such as camping with his family.