John A. Venezia is the president of Venezia & Associates (APLC).
He maintains a litigation practice involving a variety of practice
areas in both Louisiana and other jurisdictions. The areas of
practice include first party insurance claims, business interruption,toxic
torts, commercial litigation, wrongful death, maritime personal
injury, automobile torts, and criminal defense. He has diverse
experience in prosecuting claims of people severely injured and
businesses suffering damages. Mr. Venezia has tried over 100 civil
and criminal trials.
Loyola University School of Law granted Mr. Venezia a Juris Doctorate
in 1995. He has a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Louisiana
State University, with an emphasis on International Trade and
Mr. Venezia is admitted to practice in all of the state courts
of Louisiana, the United States District Courts for the Eastern,
Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana, the United States Court
of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the United States Supreme
Court. He has been admitted pro hac vice on several occasions
in Mississippi courts. He is a member of the Louisiana Association
for Justice and has served as a lecturer for continuing education
classes for attorneys and private investigators for many years.
Some of Mr. Venezia's reported cases include:
1. Jenkins v. City of Westwego, CIV.A. 09-3033, 2009 WL
3062478 (E.D. La. Sept. 21, 2009)
2. Korbel v. Lexington Ins. Co., 308 F. App'x. 800 (5th
3. Ngo v. Essex Ins. Co., CIV.A. 07-7643, 2008 WL 4544352
(E.D. La. Oct. 9, 2008)
4. Impastato v. Louisiana Citizens Fair Plan Co., CIV.
A 06-8669, 2007 WL 1068256 (E.D. La. Apr. 3, 2007)
5. State v. Watts, 2009-0912 La. App. 4 Cir. 6/16/10 (La.
Ct. App. June 16, 2010)
6. Full Serv. Sys. Corp. v. Innovative Hospitality Sys.,
LLC, 1:06CV113-HSO-JMR, 2007 WL 4370309 (S.D. Miss. Dec. 10, 2007)
Licensed to practice in all Louisiana State Courts, District,
Appelate, and Supreme, all U.S. District Courts in the State of
Louisiana, eastern, middle, and western, U.S. 5th Circut Court
of Appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Per Louisiana Rule of Professional Conduct 7.4, our description
of our fields of practice does not state or imply certification,
specialization or expertise in any particular areas of law, unless
a particular lawyer listed holds a certification or other expertise
recognized by the applicable State Bar or regulatory authority.This
web site is designed for general information only. The information
presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal
advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship.
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