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Daigle, Fisse & Kessenich Medical Malpractice Attorneys Prevail on Exception of Prescription

Daigle, Fisse & Kessenich’s medical malpractice group, Jon A. Van Steenis and Paul “Trey” Trapani, III prevailed on an exception of prescription on behalf of a psychiatric hospital. Plaintiff made claims for negligent supervision of hospital staff; however, Mr. Trapani argued that the plaintiff brought her claims too late. The court agreed, and dismissed her claims against […]

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Daigle, Fisse & Kessenich Medical Malpractice Attorneys Granted Summary Judgment

Daigle, Fisse & Kessenich’s medical malpractice group, Jon A. Van Steenis and Paul “Trey” Trapani, III, recently obtained summary judgment on behalf of an acute care hospital wherein plaintiffs alleged the patient developed an infection in his surgical wound during post-discharge follow up care owing to hospital negligence. The Court held plaintiffs’ evidence was insufficient to conduct […]

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Daigle, Fisse & Kessenich Sponsors Madisonville Wooden Boat Festival

Daigle, Fisse & Kessenich proudly sponsored the 2015 Madisonville Wooden Boat Festival featuring hundreds of hand-crafted wooden boats lining the banks of the Tchefuncte River with all proceeds benefiting the educational programs and exhibits of the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum and the ongoing preservation of the historic Tchefuncte River Light Station. http://www.woodenboatfest.org/

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Daigle, Fisse & Kessenich Attorneys Granted Motion for Summary Judgment

Daigle, Fisse & Kessenich attorneys J. Fredrick Kessenich and Ryan Bourgeois were retained by Higman Barge Lines, Inc. to defend against a suit brought in the United States District Court of the Eastern District of Louisiana, successfully procuring a Summary Judgment in favor of Defendant against Plaintiff’s Jones Act/ unseaworthiness and maintenance and cure claims […]

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