John Jacob Goehring

John Jacob Goehring


4371201 1Location:
Metairie, Louisiana


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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


The University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Birmingham Southern College , Birmingham , Alabama
Honors: With High Honors
Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

Louisiana State Bar

Past Employment Positions

Louisiana State Senate – Legislative Bureau, Baton Rouge


Sigma Alpha Epsilon