Daniel Claitor

Daniel Claitor

Law Office of Dan Claitor
  • Personal Injury, Maritime Law, Criminal Law ...
  • Louisiana
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Born and raised in Baton Rouge, I am a product of our local public schools. I graduated from LSU in 1983 with a degree in Finance. I graduated from Loyola New Orleans Law School in 1987, but before graduating, I tried my first jury case. It was a manslaughter charge. The Orleans District Attorney was impressed enough to offer me a job upon graduation. I was an Assistant District Attorney for Mr. Harry Connick from 1987 through 1990 and have been on my own since then.

As to public service after the District Attorney's Office, in 2009 I was elected to the Louisiana State Senate for the Baton Rouge area, District 16. It has been an honor to represent the people of Baton Rouge. During the process, I believe I have become a better lawyer.

Whether your legal issue requires a maritime lawyer, serious personal injury attorney, wrongful death lawyer, business litigation or criminal defense lawyer, I can help you.

Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
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Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
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Charles Foti Award for Excellence in Criminal Law
Loyola Law School
Professional Associations
Baton Rouge Bar Association
- Current
Activities: Organize and execute Law Day and other member functions.
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New Orleans Bar Association
- Current
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Louisiana State Bar
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Louisiana State Bar Association
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5th Circuit
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Practice Areas
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Maritime Law
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Entertainment & Sports Law
Insurance Claims
Bad Faith Insurance, Business Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Motor Vehicle Insurance, Property Insurance
Additional Practice Area
  • Car Accidents
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • French: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Law Office of Dan Claitor Official Website
Contact & Map
Law Office of Dan Claitor
Primary office of the Law Office of Dan Claitor
7520 Perkins Road
Suite 170
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Telephone: (225) 757-0159
Fax: (225) 757-0169