John Jacob Goehring

John Jacob Goehring

Associate
Location:
Metairie, Louisiana
Phone:
225-240-7050
504-266-0253
800-711-9366
Fax:
504-837-0135
Email:
Originally from Alabama, Jacob attended Birmingham-Southern College where he graduated with a degree in political science.  Jacob played for the Birmingham-Southern tennis team his freshman year and intramural athletics throughout his four years.  Following undergrad, Jacob attended the University of Alabama School of Law before moving to Louisiana.  Jacob passed the Louisiana bar on his first attempt.  Prior to working at the Schwartz Law firm, Jacob worked at the Louisiana State Senate within the legislative bureau.  Jacob has been with the firm since 2009.  His hobbies include sports, music, reading, and traveling.

Areas of Practice

  • 50% Personal Injury
  • 20% Admiralty & Maritime Law
  • 5% Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • 20% Longshore, LWHCA
  • 5% Jones Act
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Social Security Disability

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 2009

Education

  • The University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
    • J.D.
  • Birmingham Southern College , Birmingham , Alabama
    • B.A.
    • Honors: With High Honors
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar

Past Employment Positions

  • Louisiana State Senate - Legislative Bureau, Baton Rouge

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon